In 2004, Clear Payments, Incorporated (CPI) began a journey with rest of the RDC world. Our reputation for design and implementation of custom remote deposit capture (RDC) and alternative payment solutions have produced many industry firsts and delivered varying degrees of Check 21 solutions for many corporations and enterprise level integrators. In it’s simplest form, RDC is the electronic capture of the image of a check and the delivery of that image to a bank to complete the deposit process. Important not be defined as just another RDC provider, CPI set sights on advanced RDC and started developing platforms and applications to fill the void left by bank based distribution RDC models which served the industry well in the early years of RDC. Concentrating on more a sophisticated user with multiple locations requiring host integration, reconciliation, cash concentration, reporting and access to data became our focus. CPI understood their language and possessed capable technology to solve their RDC challenges. That is why we are the choice of many leading system integrators and large corporate clients.
CPI has never waivered from its original vision and continues to be a leading innovator of RDC and Payments solutions. Our core focus remains Check 21 technology network solutions. We maintain our own proprietary technology. We direct, control and perform all development in order to keep pace with the rapid changes occurring in what has become one of the fastest growing segments of the payments industry.
As a co-founder, Randy directed the sales and marketing effort of TRAQ Technology between 1985 and 1989. The company provided point of sale systems and industrial data collection terminals and was acquired by a group of private investors in 1989. In 1993, as co-founder TASQ Technology, he built and managed various initiatives including strategic planning, business development, sales and marketing. TASQ evolved into the leading provider of software, hardware and services for the payment processing industry until it was acquired by First Data Corporation (FDC) in 2001 (today the division continues to generate over $200 million in revenues).
Mr. Simoneaux remains active in the electronic payment processing industry as an investor and consultant. He founded Clear Payments in 2004. He now serves as Chairman and remains very active in the day to day activities and operations and corporate guidance.
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Matt joined Clear Payments, Inc. in January 2005 as an Executive Vice President and Director of Sales and Strategic Development. He most recently served as Vice President and Manager of the Private Banking group with Fifth Third Bank. His professional career began in Nashville with Deloitte & Touche, LLP where he practiced public accounting, specializing in corporate and individual tax planning and compliance. After departing public accounting, Matt worked in compliance and mergers and acquisitions for HCA – The Healthcare Corporation of America. His banking experienced began with First American National Bank and AmSouth Bank where he served as a relationship manager in the automotive and commercial middle market sector.
Matt is from Knoxville, Tennessee and graduated from The University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Masters of Accountancy with a specialization in Taxation. He currently sits on the Development Board for The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, the Associate Board of The Nashville Symphony, and the Executive Board of The Green Hills YMCA and is a licensed CPA and a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. An understanding of Bank products along with his accounting and sales related background makes him a valuable asset to our customer base.
Will brings 25 years of experience in public and private accounting and specific industry experience in electronic payments. He has served as CFO for various payment-related companies, including TASQ Technology, where his responsibilities included managing a vast array of payments and streamlining receivables processing for over 1,500,000 customers. He has provided the same valued service to a variety of industries including industrial supply and distribution, software development, educational products, and credit card processing. He most recently was under contract by an international publicly-traded company in directing its compliance effort with “The US Public Company Accounting Reform and Investor Protection Act of 2002” (Sarbanes-Oxley.) There, he created auditable business processes, improved financial transparency, and created strong internal operational controls.
In addition to managing the company’s financial responsibilities, Will’s directs operations and oversees client settlement responsibility. His experience in various corporate financial accounting and receivables programs in conjunction with 8 years of RDC design and customer interaction make him valuable to the company’s strategic planning, design and development of new products.
Mr. Perera joined CPI in 2008 with qualifications and experience that lent well to the company’s software development and IT strategies. He completed a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from Maharishi University of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from International Computer Management, Nawalapitiya, Sri Lanka.
Mr. Perera has been affiliated primarily in high volume transaction processing within the healthcare industry with TIME EMR/PM (EMR) and Practice Management system (PMS) as Chief Technology Officer developing an integrated medical information system built on Delphi. As Director of Application Development for MyLifeWatch and LWConnect Portal, a personalized health and wellness Web portal for individuals performing health risk assessment.
His extensive resume includes 6 years of a variety of .Net, ASP, Net and webservices, 2 years Java, Shell Scripting and SML, 6years data base design and development, and 9 years of Delphi. He also is proficient in SQL Server, Client Server Development supported by 3 years of Framework Architecture, Design Patterns Development, Business Process Modeling Software and Portal Development Aquilogic.
His addition has been instrumental in accomplishing the company’s integration of various levels of ECD applications into a single platform environment as well as redesign of the company’s database structure and Server Configurations that will allow rapid growth and scalability.