YapStone News

YapStone Bolsters Product Team with Payments Industry Veteran, Bruce Dragt

Fintech leader looks to the future of payments as Bruce Dragt joins the company as SVP of Product. Walnut Creek, California (PRWEB)September 19, 2016 YapStone, a global provider of online and mobile payment solutions for global marketplaces and large vertical markets, today announced that Bruce Dragt has joined the company as Senior Vice President of …

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Technology is finally changing the apartment rental experience

[“Technology is finally changing the apartment rental experience” originally appeared on TechCrunch and is written by Omri Barzilay.] The real estate rental market is a highly localized, relationship-based industry driven largely by individuals living and working in their own cities, causing many to acknowledge the longstanding difficulty of streamlining disruption to this market. In recent …

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11 Financial Companies Hiring Now

[“11 Financial Companies Hiring Now” originally appeared on glassdoor and is written by Amy Elisa Jackson.] In spite of Brexit and fluctuating markets, the financial sector is hiring at record levels. Don’t believe us? Glassdoor’s Chief Economist Andrew Chamberlain weighed in on this month’s jobs report and things are looking good. “[August’s] jobs report revealed a U.S. …

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Fintech leader named by Inc. Magazine as one of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Walnut Creek, California (PRWEB)August 18, 2016 Inc. Magazine announced the Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs. YapStone was ranked on the Inc. 5000 list for the 9th consecutive year. Only a …

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YapStone’s Way Of Unlocking Payments For Renters Everywhere

[“YapStone’s Way of Unlocking Payments for Renters Everywhere” originally appeared on PaymentFacilitator.com and is written by Evan Schuman.] Paying rent is one of the last—and largest—vestiges of paper-check-writing in the U.S. and it’s also remarkably inefficient. Combine that with the fact that rent is often one of the largest monthly costs for the country’s roughly …

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The Unicorn under the Radar: YapStone Processes $15 Billion in Electronic Payment Volume

[“The Unicorn under the Radar: YapStone Processes $15 Billion in Electronic Payment Volume” originally appeared on the Huffington Post and is written by Danielle Sabrina.] While investors are starting to talk about a tech bubble burst, it seems that fintech is gaining momentum as more dollars flow into the industry. U.S. fintech investment grew threefold …

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YapStone Appoints Former Twitter and PayPal Executive, Peter Rowan, as VP of International Operations

Peter Rowan, a 30+ Year Veteran of the Payments Industry, Joins YapStone to Scale its Rapid International Expansion. Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB)June 07, 2016 YapStone, a global provider of online and mobile payment solutions for global marketplaces and large vertical markets, today announced that Peter Rowan, a former senior executive from Twitter and PayPal, has …

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From Point-Of-Sale to Money Transfers: 109 Startups Disrupting the Payments Industry

[This article first appeared in “From Point-Of-Sale to Money Transfers: 109 Startups Disrupting the Payments Industry” on CB Insights.] From point-of-sale solutions to money transfers, payments makes up one of the largest categories within the larger fin tech industry. Payments startups have been seeing considerable momentum, and are on track for $3.8B in funding this year. …

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Inaugural Fintech Competition Crowns 2016 Champion

YapStone Prevails Over 64 Competitors in CSTMR Fintech Money Madness Tournament SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2016 CSTMR (pronounced “customer”), a digital customer acquisition marketing company for fintech and financial services, announced today that YapStone has won the first annual Fintech Money Madness tournament. YapStone is a global provider of full-stack payment solutions for …

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How a stalled bagel empire led to a booming e-transactions business: YapStone cashes in

[This article first appeared in “How a stalled bagel empire led to a booming e-transactions business: YapStone cashes in” on San Francisco Business Times and is written by Mark Calvey.] YapStone has enjoyed explosive growth handling electronic payments in areas largely overlooked by others, such as church pledges, apartment rentals and online marketplace purchases such …

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Why It’s Now Imperative That Marketers Embrace Fintech

[This article first appeared in “Why It’s Now Imperative That Marketers Embrace Fintech” on Inc. and is written by Travis Wright.] Historically, a marketer’s job has been focused on developing strategic and creative campaigns to meet certain business objectives, like build awareness, acquire customers, drive traffic to a website, increase app downloads, and overall customer …

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YapStone Partners with AssociationVoice To Form HOA Payments Powerhouse

Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2016 YapStone™, a global provider of full-stack payment solutions for global marketplaces and large vertical markets, announced today a partnership with AssociationVoice™, the leading provider of website solutions for homeowners’ associations and management companies. YapStone will power payments for AssociationVoice customers through DuesPayment™, its proprietary online payment solution for …

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FinTech Leader, YapStone, to Open New San Francisco Office

[This article first appeared in “East Bay fintech company opens S.F. office amid vicious talent war” on San Francisco Business Times and is written by Mark Calvey.] Payments company YapStone has opened a San Francisco office as it tries to recruit San Francisco candidates who ask whether Walnut Creek is a suburb of Sacramento. “It was …

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Tom Villante, Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder, Talks “YapStone” and the Payments Industry With Let’s Talk Payments

[This article first appeared in “Exclusive Interview With Tom Villante, CEO & Co-founder of YapStone: Payments Processing Company Behind The Rental Industry” on Let’s Talk Payments and is written by Aboli Gangreddiwar.] In 1999, Tom Villante founded YapStone with the simple goal of making paying bills a little easier. Focused on eliminating the paper check, YapStone …

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