July 11, 2019, Vancouver, CA
BlocPal is proud to announce and welcome Mike Edwards as the company’s new President, Global Sales. Edwards will be responsible for sales team leadership, driving revenue, strategic partnerships as well as general management responsibilities. With over 30 years of intense experience in the POS industry, he brings to the company a proven track record of multi-million dollar revenue expansion within the fin tech industry.
“We are thrilled to have Mike on board leading our global sales efforts. The BlocPal technology is ready to play a significant role on a worldwide stage, and I’m certain he is the perfect person to help us make this possible,” said Nick Mellios, CEO of BlocPal.
Edwards brings 30 years of chief executive experience in building service organizations in the point-of-sale and credit/finance industry. His strengths are in creating rapid growth opportunities and optimizing sales efforts. Mike is responsible for growing market share and revenues at BlocPal. He brings expertise in vertical sales strategies and negotiating partnerships.
Formerly President of CCV, a POS/Check Verification service, Mike built an organization ranked #7 in payment processing in the USA by the Nilson Report. Mike also held Executive level positions at AmericaOne Finance and Continental Credit and was President of MEI Sales Seminars. Mike also donates time as Adjunct Professor of Advanced Business/Sales at Northwest University.
“It’s truly exciting to be playing a role in the expansion of BlocPal. When I met the team and witnessed the technology in action, I knew this was a rare opportunity to be part of something special,” explained Edwards.
About BlocPal International Inc.
BlocPal’s vision is to provide the world a simple, fast, and secure digital transaction platform that allows anyone to transact in their currency or asset of choice. A leader in the emerging digital economy, BlocPal empowers consumers, merchants, and enterprise customers to participate now in this digital economy which includes cryptocurrency. At the core of BlocPal’s service is its decentralized blockchain transaction technology, which enables any currency or asset to be digitally signed and traded while complying with financial regulations.
With its suite of applications, BlocPal’s ecosystem supports a range of solutions for point-of-sale, e-commerce, white label enterprise solutions, loyalty rewards, financial network integrations and robust consumer digital wallets.
For further information, please contact:
Mike Edwards, President, Global Sales