SCOTTSDALE, AZ, January 22, 2009 — Apriva, the leading wireless solutions provider announced today that Kathy J. Claypatch has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Information Technology for the company’s point of sale division. Kathy is responsible for leading the strategic and operational management of Information Technology and Apriva’s Customer Support Center. Prior to joining Apriva, Kathy served as Vice President of Information Technology for TSYS Acquiring Solutions. She has both large enterprise and small start-up company experience which helped her pioneer new business and computing solutions at the University of Phoenix Online, Jamcracker, Iridium Satellite, Marriott and The Pointe. In 2006, Kathy was chosen by her peers for the prestigious Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders award. “Kathy brings a wealth of payment industry, strategic and operational experience to Apriva,” commented Paul Coppinger, President of Apriva. “She is a significant addition to our already highly experienced team and we are thrilled to have her join us.”
Founded in 1999, Apriva is the leading wireless solution provider integrating the hardware, software and network infrastructure required to develop and deploy high-performance high-reliability solutions in the Point of Sale (POS) and Secure Mobile Messaging markets. Apriva offers end-to-end solutions for Point of Sale that make it easy and cost-effective to develop, deploy and maintain highly secure and reliable business critical mobile applications. Visit www.apriva.com for more information. Apriva – Proving the Possibilities.