The ClaimCard Inc., a provider of Web-based software applications and payment systems to the insurance industry, said today that Don Kohl has joined the company as its CIO.
Kohl most recently served as an executive VP at First Data Merchant Services Corp., a division of First Data Corp. There, he supported large customers such as Sears, the U.S. Postal Service, Novus, Microsoft, and Merrill Lynch. Previously, he held key systems positions at Chase Manhattan Bank and Western Union.
Kohl was brought in for his expertise in payment systems and large-scale transaction processing systems, and for his entrepreneurial approach, said Larence Park, ClaimCard president and CEO. "As our CIO, he will be directing all of our new product development efforts." The four-year-old company develops proprietary authorization and settlement systems for insurance companies.