TORONTO, July 25 /CNW/ - PayPal today extends its presence in Canada with
the appointment of Darrell MacMullin to the role of country manager of PayPal
As its first country manager, MacMullin is responsible for all of PayPal
Canada's operations, including marketing and communications, finance, product
management, business analytics, and building and supporting PayPal's millions
of customers in Canada. Key to these operations is providing Canadian
consumers with more opportunities to use PayPal when shopping online, and
providing Canadian businesses with payment services that help their businesses
"This is an exciting time to increase our presence in Canada," said Dana
Stalder, senior vice-president of PayPal Inc. "The PayPal phenomenon has been
nothing short of amazing, with 63 million active accounts around the world.
Darrell's extensive e-commerce experience makes him the ideal person to lead
PayPal Canada, and to help serve our millions of customers while driving new
business opportunities for Canadian merchants of all sizes."
MacMullin joined eBay Canada in 2001 as director of marketing, and was
appointed head of merchant services for PayPal in Canada in 2007.
Prior to joining eBay, MacMullin was the director of marketing for
Chapters Online where he developed and managed the marketing strategy and
launch of chapters.ca, one of the most successful Canadian online retail
MacMullin is a native Torontonian and has a bachelor's degree in Commerce
and Communications from Ryerson University. He lives with his wife and young
daughter in Oakville, Ontario.
PayPal Fast Facts
- Founded in December 1998, PayPal is celebrating its 10th anniversary
as a leading global online payment company.
- PayPal has 63 million active accounts globally (157 million total
accounts) and is available in 190 markets
- PayPal accounts contain almost $3 billion in stored value that is
spent every two weeks.
About PayPal Canada
Headquartered in Toronto, PayPal Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of
PayPal Inc. PayPal is the safer, easier way to pay and get paid online. The
service allows anyone to pay without sharing financial information and gives
consumers the flexibility to pay in any way they prefer, including through
credit cards, bank accounts or account balances. With more than 63 million
active accounts in 190 markets and 19 currencies around the world, PayPal
enables global e-commerce. PayPal is an eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY) company. More
information about the company can be found at https://www.paypal.ca.
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