Lancaster, PA – June 13, 2017 – Paramount Management Group (Paramount) announced today that Jorge Fernandez has been named its new Chief Development Officer. Effective June 5, Fernandez joined Paramount from Cardtronics, where he served as Senior Vice President and Managing Director for several key international markets.
“Adding Jorge’s expertise and experience with one of the world’s largest operators of ATMs demonstrates our commitment to becoming a leader in the EFT industry,” says Randall Leaman, President and COO of Paramount. “Paramount is focused on continuing to grow and establish ourselves not only as a viable alternative in the ATM space, but also as a leader in developing innovative solutions that help our customers run their businesses more effectively. Given his extensive experience in the domestic and international markets for electronic payments, Jorge is the right person to help develop and implement our vision as a leader in the industry.”
As Chief Development Officer, Fernandez will be responsible for developing and implementing the company’s overall strategy to expand our current offering, as well as craft our next generation solutions to our retail and financial customers. Jorge will manage the company’s sales and marketing strategies.
Fernandez comes to Paramount following 9+ years in a senior business development role at Cardtronics where he was responsible for development and implementation of market strategies for several key international markets. He also helped manage several large international retail and bank relationships.
“I am extremely excited about joining a great group of professionals at Paramount who share a common vision for the opportunities that exist in the ATM and electronics payments space. The markets continue to evolve and agile organizations that identify and can quickly implement solutions will have strategic advantages. Our customers are looking for overall solutions that help them run their businesses more efficiently, not just monolithic offerings that do not address their overall needs. I look forward to the exciting opportunities that we will bring to the marketplace,” comments Fernandez.