The Future of Payments

YapStone’s leading position in the payments industry is 17 years in the making. By continually fostering our start-up mentality and entrepreneurial spirit, we are now leveraging our team’s significant payments experience to lead the payments industry in the years to come.

Full Stack Payments Platform

2017

YapStone named to the Inc. 5000 list for the 10th consecutive year, joining Inc.’s 10X Club

YapStone named one of the top 50 East Bay private companies by the San Francisco Business Times

YapStone named one of top 100 Bay Area private companies by San Francisco Business Times

YapStone named as one of the largest Fintech companies in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times

Sanjay Saraf joins YapStone as Chief Technology Officer

YapStone establishes Global Call Center in Drogheda, Ireland office

YapStone divests ParishPay merchant portfolio to LPi

Payments Powerhouse

2016

Mike Gramz joins YapStone as Chief Risk Officer

In November, YapStone celebrated it’s 17th anniversary

Named to Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ as one of the fastest growing technology companies in North America

Named by Forbes as one of “Next Billion-Dollar Startups” for 2016

Named to the Los Angeles Business Journal 2016 List for the Fastest Growing Companies in LA County

YapStone named to the San Franciso Business Times Fast 100 – the list of the fastest growing private companies in the Bay Area

YapStone expands International Headquarters with new office in Drogheda, Ireland

Bruce Dragt, First Data veteran, joins YapStone as SVP of Product

YapStone named to the Inc.5000 list for the 9th consecutive year

YapStone named one of Top 50 Largest East Bay Private Companies by San Francisco Business Times

YapStone named one of Top 100 Bay Area Private Companies by San Francisco Business Times

Information Security veteran, Arjun Thusu, joins YapStone as Chief Security Officer

Peter Rowan joins Ireland office as company’s first VP of International Operations

YapStone payment platform completes PCI Level 1 assessment for 6th Consecutive Year

YapStone opens new San Francisco office as tech hub for product and engineering teams

CEO Tom Villante named 2016 EY Entrepreneur of Year semi-finalist 

David Weiss promoted to President, focusing on operational management and global growth

Former Salesforce veteran, Saran Mandair joins as VP, Production Operations

One Of America's Most Promising Companies

2015

Debra Tenenbaum joins management team as Chief People Officer

Ranked by LA Business Journal as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in Los Angeles County

YapStone named to the Inc.5000 list for the 8th consecutive year

Ranked by SF Business Times as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the Bay Area

Ranked by SF Business Times as one of the 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the East Bay

YapStone hires 300th employee as growth continues to accelerate

RentPayment partners with TransUnion to launch free credit reporting for renters

David Durant, fomer BlackHawk Network veteran, joins as General Counsel

YapStone payment platform recertified PCI Level 1 for 5th Consecutive Year

YapStone completes the Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16 Type 2 examinations for 2014

Secures $60M in Debt Financing, Partnering with Comerica Bank and Bregal Sagemount

Named to Forbes “America’s Most Promising Companies” List.

Tom Villante celebrates 15 year “Yappiversary” as Co-founder of YapStone.

YapStone hires its 270th employee.

Powering Payments. And Growth.

2014

Recognized and named to Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ as one of the fastest growing private technology companies in North America that is transforming the way we do business.

Named to the San Francisco Business Times “Fast 100” as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the Bay Area.

Launched new YapStone brand and corporate website.

Ranked on Inc. 5000 list for Fastest Growing Private Companies for 7th Consecutive Year – one of only 908 companies to make the list at least 5 times.

Announced addition of key management team members – John Malnar (VP, CFO) and David Weiss (VP, Corporate Development)

Accolades and Recognition

2013

Ranked #63 on Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies – the top 100 privately held, high-growth companies.

Ranked #2 on Forbes’ list of the Most Promising Companies with over $50 million in capital.

Ranked on Inc. 5000 list for Fastest Growing Private Companies for the 6th consecutive year.

Launches New Vertical Payments Solution

2012

Acquires ParishPay, the industry leader in online donations for faith-based and non-profit organizations.

ACCEL PARTNERS LEADS $50 MILLION INVESTMENT

2011

Solidifies its position in the payments industry with $50 Million investment by Accel Partners and Meritech Capital Partners.

Expands into online marketplaces with partnership with HomeAway™ – world’s largest vacation rental listing site.

Acquires PropertyBridge, a formidable electronic payments competitor based in Oakland, CA.

Expands Into Mobile

2010

YapStone and RentPayment launch the first mobile phone payment application specifically for the apartment rental industry.

Grows With Second Acquisition

2009

Acquires Paymerica and solidifies leading position in apartment rental industry. Moves up to #662 on the Inc. 5000 list with 3-year growth of 418%.

Named to Inc. 5000 list

2008

YapStone Ranks #1112 on the Inc. 5000 with 3-year growth of 338%.

BECOMES LEVEL ONE PCI PROVIDER

2007

YapStone successfully completes its first of many SAS 70 audits and PCI audits achieving a rare feat: Level 1 PCI Compliant, the highest information security standard level set forth in the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).

Expands With Acquisition

2005

Acquires eRentPayer, an electronic rent payments company based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Launches RentPayment

1999

YapStone enters the electronic payments industry with launch of RentPayment – the first payments solution for the apartment rental industry.