CashStar to Speak about Gift Card Exchange Market at 2016 Prepaid Press Expo

CashStar Vice President, Matt Kerper, to Lead Panel Discussion on Secondary Gift Card Markets

matt-kerper-150x150CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions, today announced that its Vice President of Strategic Business Development, Matt Kerper, will moderate a panel discussion, “Online Meets Offline in Gift Cards,” at the 2016 Prepaid Press Expo. Kerper, alongside experts from leading gift card marketplaces, will discuss how gift card exchange markets can drive new revenue streams for retailers of wireless, consumer electronics and financial services. Featuring representatives from CardCash, Cardpool, Raise and, the panel will address how marketplaces and retailers can work together to mitigate fraud, improve the customer experience, and increase foot traffic. The panel will also share best practices that help retailers benefit from this burgeoning marketplace.

The Prepaid Press Expo is the premier industry event for prepaid wireless and services. The two-day show, which takes place August 9-10 in Las Vegas, enables prepaid service and technology providers to showcase their solutions to retailers to help grow their business.

Who: Moderator: Matt Kerper, vice president, strategic business development, CashStar
  Ryan Dew, product leader,
  Michael Jack, head of product & data science, Cardpool/Blackhawk Exchange
  Tom Ochoa, senior vice president, business development, CardCash
  Andrew Patterson, senior director, Financial Services, Raise
What: Online Meets Offline in Gift Cards
When:: Tuesday, August 9 at 10:00 a.m. PT
Where:: Planet Hollywood Hotel
  3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd
  Las Vegas

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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
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