i3 Verticals Appoints Pete Panagakis as Chief Technology Officer – Latest Trends in Digital Transformation | Cloud News
NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$IIIV–i3 Verticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: IIIV) (“i3 Verticals” or the “Company”), today announced that Pete Panagakis has been named Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this role, he will serve as the company’s most senior technology manager and help lead the company’s delivery of integrated software and payment solutions to its thousands of customers. He will be responsible for overseeing the company’s technology teams, including software engineering, architecture, infrastructure, cybersecurity and enterprise-wide technology operations.
Mr. Panagakis has a strong background in strategic leadership as a senior technology executive. Most recently, he served as a senior executive at Imperial PFS, a Midwestern financial services company. Prior to that, Mr. Panagakis held similar technology roles at MarksNelson, LLC and Epiq Systems.
Rob Bertke, who has served as the company’s chief technical officer since 2017, called for a transition to a new leadership role within the organization. Mr. Bertke, who helped lead the company through triple-digit growth during his tenure as CTO, will remain with the company and assume a new role focused on the company’s strategic efforts around the implementation of a robust low-code software development platform on the i3 Enterprise vertical.
President and CEO Greg Daily said, “We look forward to Pete’s leadership and innovative approach as we continue to evolve our technology capabilities to serve our customers. His vision, personality and proven ability to lead high performing teams will fit perfectly into our entrepreneurial culture. We are also excited about the transition of Rob to lead our low code efforts. We see huge potential in low-code development, and we know Rob will do a fantastic job in his new role. He is a proven performer. »
About i3 Verticals
The company provides seamless integrated payment and software solutions to customers and end users in strategic vertical markets. Leveraging its sophisticated and diverse platform of software solutions, the Company creates and acquires software products to meet the specific needs of public and private organizations in its strategic verticals which include public sector, healthcare and education , among others.
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