CSI globalVCard Appoints Kara Koepsell as Vice President of Strategic Planning
Bonita Springs, FL – CSI globalVCard, a leader in electronic payment solutions, announces the promotion of Kara Koepsell to Vice President of Strategic Planning. In this role, Kara will be instrumental in shaping the company’s long term planning, working in conjunction with CSI’s partnership team to identify and nurture new market and partner opportunities that drive payment innovation, product expansion and globalization.
CSI globalVCard has achieved tremendous growth in 2015 through its sales partner ecosystem, which is led by Liane Sanson, Vice President of Partner Programs. These partnerships include integrations with industry-specific accounting and ERP providers that can now offer their customers secure, automated payments through globalVCard paysystems. As the new VP of Strategic Planning, Kara will continue building upon this success by developing strategic alliances that expand the company’s core capabilities and penetration in new markets.
“CSI has experienced double digit growth rates every year since introducing our electronic payment solution in 2011, and we are on the cusp of one of the most exciting times in our history,” said Keith Stone, President and CEO. “Kara has been a key employee since she joined us four years ago and her passion, tenacity and leadership will be vital in allowing us to identify and effectively grow our most strategic growth opportunities.”
“I am excited to join the leadership team of this dynamic company,” said Koepsell. “The opportunities ahead of us to change the future of payments, not only for our company but also for our customers, is enormous. I am looking forward to making a strong impact on our company’s business and continuing the success of partnerships.”
CSI globalVCard uniquely enables technology companies, banks and other financial institutions the ability to go-to-market quickly with an electronic payment solution that requires no capital investment. The web-based globalVCard paysystems integrates with any third party software system and provides a fully automated system that streamlines payments, reduces costs and generates new revenue through cash back rewards based on qualifying spend. Additionally, partners can continually expand their product portfolio by offering clients CSI’s full suite of corporate payment solutions, including the award-winning globalVCard mobile payment app.