MONTREAL, June 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Freeport Capital is pleased to
announce the appointment of Mr. Guy Lafontaine to the position of EMV
(Europay, Mastercard, and Visa) Compliancy Specialist at Hybrid
Paytech, a division of Freeport Capital Inc. EMV is a global standard
for inter-operation of integrated circuit cards (IC cards or "chip
cards") and IC card capable point of sale (POS) terminals and automated
teller machines (ATMs), for authenticating credit and debit card
Mr. Lafontaine's principal role will be to analyze and develop compliant
solutions for payment software and blue tooth enabled hardware
peripherals to meet worldwide industry certifications for Smartphone
We are very pleased to have a person of Mr. Lafontaine's caliber join
our growing team. His extensive industry experience will ensure that
our technology meets the highest standards of certification recognized
within our industry," states Michele Tasillo, President, Freeport
Mr. Lafontaine has over 25 years experience in the software and hardware
industry. He has played a number of key roles including Vice-President
of service, delivery and operation, Product Leader, Enterprise
Architect and hands on Solutions Architect for the delivery of large
scale projects, mission critical applications and N-tier application
architecture for customers across industries.
Prior to joining Hybrid Paytech, Mr. Lafontaine served as Vice-President
of technology at CT-Payment, Canada's largest independent debit and
credit card fully integrated processing company. In his role as Vice
President, Mr. Lafontaine managed the IT department and played an
integral role within the company in completing more than 120 Million
payment transactions per year.
Mr. Lafontaine also worked at Telus, a Canadian global
telecommunications leader for over 10 years developing what has now
become an industry standard in the delivery of mortgage instructions to
Lawyers across Canada.
About Freeport Capital Inc.
First Equity Strategy LLC (DBA; Hybrid Paytech is a subsidiary of
Freeport Capital Inc. Based in Montreal, Canada; Hybrid Paytech is a
technology leader in the mobile payment space for credit and debit
acceptance. With a global footprint, Hybrid Paytech is an enabler of
easily deployable payment systems focusing on authentication, approved
security and quick merchant adoption in fleet, delivery, logistics and
For further information on Hybrid Paytech, please visit www.hybridpaytech.com and click on our corporate video presentation http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvZHrck2eag&feature=youtu.be
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