William B. Harvey Joins NEFT as Vice President, Head of Product

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NEFT, a financial technology company focused on developing innovative online credit tools and solutions, today announced the appointment of William B. Harvey as vice president, head of product.

Reporting directly to Tim May, the company’s chief operating officer, Harvey will focus on developing and marketing NEFT’s mPowerCredit™ offering, a patented online platform that allows consumers to enhance their credit scores in real-time. With pilot programs expected to begin early this year, mPowerCredit serves both consumers and businesses across several industries, including automotive, real estate, finance and banking, as well as healthcare and government.

“William’s long track record of successfully managing the deployment of software and hardware technologies makes him the ideal candidate to help develop and market our mpowerCredit solution,” said Chad Swensen, CEO of NEFT. “His expertise and hands-on leadership will be valuable resources as we make the mPowerCredit platform widely available, empowering consumers to take charge of their credit scores.”

During his career, Harvey has held the role of integration architect, principal architect and CTO for various startups. He also served in various product management and marketing positions for an array of software and hardware products. Before joining NEFT, Harvey has been with eBay Enterprise as the head of marketing operations. Prior to that, he was the product manager responsible for the scalability of Magento, an e-commerce platform which is used by more than 250,000 merchants worldwide.

Harvey has also served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a combat engineer.

About NEFT

Founded in 2013, NEFT is a financial technology company that is focused on developing innovative online credit tools and solutions for consumers, bureaus and lenders. The company is currently developing mPowerCredit™, a patented online platform that will allow consumers to enhance their credit scores in real-time. mPowerCredit is expected to launch in 2016. The company is headquartered in Newport Beach, California. For more information, visit http://www.neftllc.com.

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Source: NEFT (New England Funding Technologies, LLC)