VANCOUVER, British Columbia, September 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Spiros Margaris is a venture capitalist and thought leader in the FinTech and InsurTech industries. He is ranked #1 global FinTech influencer by Onalytica and #2 InsurTech global influencer by Onalytica and he regularly appears in the top three positions in several industry rankings. Spiros also is ranked worldwide the #11 Artificial Intelligence influencer by Jay Palter Social Advisory. He is a frequent speaker at international FinTech and InsurTech conferences, and he publishes articles on his innovation proposals and thought leadership. He was ranked #10 Blockchain Influencer by Right Relevance.
"I see Glance Pay as one of the great fintech opportunities that one does not come across often. The team has proven that it knows how to execute its strategy successfully in Canada and I am convinced they can do the same in the U.S.," says FinTech Influencer Spiros Margaris, "I am excited to be part of such a great team and to contribute as an Advisory Board member to the Glance Pay success story."
As part of his engagement, Spiros will assist Glance in identifying opportunities for growth in the FinTech sector internationally and provide advice on strategy.
About Glance Technologies Inc.
Glance Technologies owns and operates Glance Pay, a streamlined payment system that revolutionizes how smartphone users choose where to dine, order goods and services, make payments, access digital receipts, redeem digital deals, earn great rewards & interact with merchants. Glance is building a valuable network of merchants and consumers, and offers targeted in-app marketing, geo targeted digital coupons, social media marketing, customer feedback, in-merchant messaging and custom rewards programs. The Glance Pay mobile payment system consists of proprietary technology, which includes user apps available for free downloads in IOS (Apple) and Android formats, merchant manager apps, a large scale technology hosting environment with sophisticated anti-fraud technology and lightning-fast payment processing. Glance Pay has entered into significant licensing agreements to access the cannabis and fitness and wellness industries through Active Pay Distribution Inc. and Cannapay Financial Inc. In the long term, GlancePay intends to offer multiple payment channels in cryptocurrency and is reviewing with its senior development team to determine how cryptocurrency and blockchain may be used to strengthen security features and to broaden the utility of the payment system.
About Cannapay Financial Inc.
Cannapay is a partially owned subsidiary of Glance Technologies. Cannapay combines traditional financial services with innovative technology to provide enhanced digital financial services to legally operating businesses in the cannabis industry. Cannapay currently has an app in development leveraging the Glance Pay mobile payment system for the cannabis industry. The app is available for international licensing.
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