Cambridge, MA- April 17, 2012 – iCache Inc, the premier global technology leader in the mobile payments industry, is proud to announce Erik Ross as Chief Strategy Office (CSO) of iCache Inc. Mr. Ross is an avid inventor, experienced strategist and an expert in the field of mobile payment technology and will be a valuable and important member on the iCache Inc. team.
Erik Ross’ extensive knowledge and distinguished career in the mobile payments industry includes positions such as the Executive-in-Residence at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab and Senior Vice President of Research & Development for Bank of America, for which he was awarded inventor of the year in 2009. Additionally, Mr. Ross has over 100 patents pending in the areas of mobile payments, social influence, behavioral science, artificial intelligence and big data.
“Erik Ross will be essential to the strategic growth of iCache and will help strengthen our innovation and broaden our footprint in both the US and abroad,” stated Jon Ramaci, CEO, iCache Inc. “He will play an important role in helping to develop and deliver the Geode into the mobile payment industry.”
As CSO of iCache Inc., Mr. Ross will be responsible for the overall innovation strategy and product direction for iCache. His duties will also include the oversight of intellectual property, corporate partnerships and client development.
“We are scratching the surface with this inaugural launch of the Geode digital wallet and will continue to drive the revolution in intelligent cases,” stated Erik Ross, CSO, iCache Inc. “I am looking forward to helping the team bring Geode to the masses and to solidify the vision for iCache.”
With the advent of the Geode, iCache has designed and developed the world’s first intelligent, secure and easy-to-use mobile wallet. The Geode is an iPhone app-cessory able to digitally store and consolidate all credit, loyalty, gift and membership cards into one simple application that is ultra-secure.
About iCache Inc:
Based in Cambridge, MA, iCache is the premier global technology leader in the mobile payments industry. iCache’s flagship product, the Geode, is an iPhone case which brings the first digital wallet to market years ahead of any competitor without the need for merchants to change any infrastructure.
Geode provides enhanced security through the use of biometric technology which merely requires a consumer’s finger swipe. The patented, rewriteable, universal card replaces a myriad of credit, debit, and other card technologies into a single Geocard. Loyalty cards are equally condensed through the use of an e-ink screen which can display any type of barcode. All of this technology is made user friendly through an iPhone app.
iCache is dedicated to delivering high quality, beautiful solutions that boast sleek designs and state-of-the-art technologies. We are a socially conscientious organization and our products are made in the USA. For more information: www.icache.com
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