CERRITOS, Calif., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. (Rego) (OTCQB: RPMT) announced the appointment of David Knight as the company's Chief Executive Officer, effective September 28th, 2017. Knight, 53, will also serve as Chairman of the Board of Rego's Board of Directors.
Mr. Knight is an experienced industry executive with nearly thirty years of experience working for Fortune 500 companies, including eBay, PayPal, Quaker Oats, PepsiCo, Gatorade and Frito Lay. In 2007 Mr.Knight was hand selected by former CEO of eBay Meg Whitman to lead international marketing and then develop the internal communications capability for the corporation across eBay, PayPal and Skype. Mr. Knight brings a high-level of marketing and internal communications experience as he has helped prior companies grow both domestically and internationally. Heholds a B.Com in both Marketing and Commerce from the University of New South Wales Australia.
"Rego is an unique company with an exciting opportunity in the mobile payments space," said Mr. David Knight. "I'm thrilled to have this opportunity to join a great team and work with them on the commercial launch of our first payment vertical "OINK" a COPPA compliant payments platform for parents and kids that will address the underserved 80 million 8 to 18 year old consumers that influenced over $800 million in spending per year.
About Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. (Rego)
Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. is the first payments and e-commerce solution that enables kids to manage and spend money within a parent-controlled environment with their branded technology called Oink. Oink delivers an online security mobile payment platform designed for the Under 18 age group in the global online market, and also enables online businesses the ability to function in a manner consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") and similar international children's privacy laws. Rego enables the Under 18 audience to transact and socialize in a secure online environment guided by parental permission, oversight and control. More details can be found at our recently launched website, www.oink.com. Please feel free to sign up and be first in line for the App when it launches in January. The company is based in Cerritos, CA.
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