CashStar Recognized as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner for Second Consecutive Year

Prepaid Commerce Leader Named One of the World’s Most Promising Private Companies

CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as an AlwaysOn Global 250 winner for the second consecutive year. CashStar was featured in the Marketplaces and E-Commerce category and joins other prominent private technology companies in the Global 250, including Airbnb, Uber, Spotify, and Pinterest.

Companies named to the AlwaysOn Global 250 list offer game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the global technology landscape. CashStar was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value and media buzz.

“The convergence of payments, mobile, digital marketing and omni-channel retail has enabled us to transform prepaid technologies into solutions for retailers to drive loyalty and growth through innovative experiences,” said CashStar President and CEO Ben Kaplan. “We’re honored to be recognized alongside so many other companies that are disrupting existing markets.”

CashStar was featured at AlwaysOn’s 13th annual Silicon Valley Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 8 and 9. A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at

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 and Williams-Sonoma. To learn more, please visit, follow @CashStar or e-mail

Keri Bertolino
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