ROHNERT PARK, Calif. – CrossCheck, Inc., the nation’s third largest check approval and guarantee company, announced today that president and CEO J. David Siembieda was named one of the “Most Influential Leaders in the North Bay” by the North Bay Business Journal, a publication featuring business news, data and trends for the North San Francisco Bay Area: Sonoma, Marin and Napa counties.
The North Bay Business Journal’s “Influential Leaders” profiles a variety of industry icons and inspirational business professionals. Siembieda was asked to provide advice to emerging leaders, share his early business successes and offer insights for weathering the current economic environment. Siembieda has been the president and CEO of CrossCheck since 2000. In addition, he is chairman of the board for Optio Solutions, a debt management company also headquartered in Rohnert Park, California. He serves on the board of directors for the Electronic Transaction Association, an international trade association serving the needs of organizations that provide transaction processing products and he is a member of the advisory board for The Green Sheet, a financial services publication. In 2007 Siembieda was named to the North Bay Business Journal’s “Forty under 40” list that recognizes upcoming North Bay professionals.
“I am honored to be included in this group of business innovators and appreciate the opportunity to lead CrossCheck during an exciting time for the payments industry,” said Siembieda.
A New York Times company, The North Bay Business Journal publishes weekly both online and in print. The Business Journal also publishes the annual Book of Lists, the leading business directory for the North Bay region. Current business news, archived stories, commentary, business lists and the full list of “Influential Leaders” is available at their web site: www.NorthBayBusinessJournal.com.
About CrossCheck, Inc.:
CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payments industry, processes and approves billions of dollars worth of check transactions annually for retail and dealer outlets throughout the U.S. For more than 26 years, its goal has been to increase merchants’ profits by providing efficient and affordable check approval, guarantee and conversion services that can help increase sales and reduce risk. The company is headquartered in Northern California and has an additional office in Texas. Their suite of services includes check conversion technology, ACH, web-based transactions and remote deposit capture products and, through subsidiary Optio Solutions, cost-effective debt management tools. Visit www.cross-check.com or call (888) YES-2CHX for more information.