Silver Spring, MD- July 1, 2015- Action Systems Inc. | Restaurant Manager is pleased to announce that industry veteran J. Joseph Finizio has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Finizio brings a wealth of POS, retail technology, channel management, marketing and payments and channel experience to ASI. During his 30 year career, Finizio has been involved with the introduction of many technology innovations for the retail, supermarket and hospitality markets. Beginning with industry pioneer Data Terminal Systems, MICROS Systems where he served in many leadership roles including management of the hardware product business, product management and as Vice President of Reseller Sales Channel and North American Operations. Finizio also served as Vice President and General Manager at Sharp Electronics Corporation’s POS Division. Recently Finizio served as the President and CEO of the Retail Solutions Providers Association where during his seven year tenure, RSPA has evolved into an inclusive industry association for manufacturers, software developers, resellers and service providers in all vertical markets and multiple technologies including: POS, security and digital signage. During that period RSPA Membership tripled to over 1,200 companies, the annual conference and industry expo doubled in size serving as the premier event for retail technology vendors and resellers. Finizio, also established a coalition of industry associations that includes the National Restaurant Association, National Retail Federation and the National Grocers Association, to collaborate on data security issues impacting our respective memberships and served as RSPA’s representative to the PCI Security Standard Council’s Board of Advisors. “ASI has a successful history in the hospitality technology marketplace and is positioning the company of today’s marketplace with expanded resources and new cloud/tablet based products. Having Joe Finizio’s industry knowledge, experience and passion for the business will be a great asset for ASI and our Channel Partners.” Stated Alex Malison ASI CEO. “I am excited to be part of the ASI team and work with a company that has an excellent product plan for today’s and the future marketplace, is investing in product and resources and is dedicated to providing value to their Reseller Channel Partners.” Stated Finizio.
About Action Systems Inc.
ASI was founded in 1987 and is a leading provider of cutting-edge point-of-sale and management software for the foodservice industry. The Restaurant Manager POS Systems focuses on solving real business problems faced by foodservice establishments helping them to cut costs and boost revenues. ASI offers its software products through a vast network of Value Added Resellers located around the world including the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. ###