CashStar President and CEO Ben Kaplan to Speak at PayThink 2016

Session Will Explore Critical Near- and Long-Term Success Factors for Mobile Payments

CashStar today announced that its president and CEO Ben Kaplan will speak on a panel at PayThink 2016, taking place September 12-14 in New Orleans. In this session, “What’s Real in Mobile Payments,” Kaplan will join CashStar customer, Sephora and FTV Capital to discuss the huge market opportunity that mobile payments presents for retailers. In addition to highlighting the necessities for near- and long-term success, the participants will explore user adoption, the role of mobile wallets, payment and tender models, and retailer mobile gifting and marketing strategies.

Who: Moderator: Kyle Griswold, partner, FTV Capital
  Ben Kaplan, president and CEO, CashStar
  Kimberly Linton, director, Gift Card & Gifting, Sephora
What: “What’s Real in Mobile Payments”
When:: Tuesday, September 13 at 2:55 p.m. CDT
Where:: Hyatt Regency
  601 Loyola Avenue
  New Orleans

Focused on the intersection of debit, prepaid, mobile, digital payments and ATM, PayThink brings together innovative industry leaders to share practices and identify profitable growth strategies. With 120 speakers and more than 40 sessions, PayThink 2016 will provide insights from leading card issuers as well as the innovative disruptors who are changing the dynamics of the industry. For more information and to view the full conference agenda, please visit:

About CashStar
CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, enables the world’s top retailers and restaurants to grow and innovate in the rapidly evolving retail environment. CashStar provides best-in-class capabilities, revenue-optimizing risk management and a client success model based on aligned growth, to optimize digital gifting and prepaid commerce experiences. CashStar powers more than 300 leading brands worldwide including Best Buy, Brookstone, Coach, Crate & Barrel, Dell, Dunkin’ Donuts, Gap, lululemon athletica, Nine West, Office Depot, Petco, Pottery Barn, QVC, Sephora, Staples, Starbucks, The Cheesecake Factory, The Home Depot, Ulta Beauty and Williams-Sonoma. To learn more, please visit, follow @CashStar or e-mail

Gina Devine
fama PR