New Hartford, NY – August 29, 2013 – PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR) today announced it has appointed Christopher Haley as Senior Vice President Engineering, Software Development of ParTech, Inc., the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary focused on technology solutions for the restaurant and retail food management operators.
In this role, Mr. Haley will have responsibility for development and design of PAR’s software solutions. In addition, he will provide technical direction and support for product management. Haley will lead PAR’s restaurant and retail technology engineering, architecture and quality teams.
Haley joins PAR from The CBORD Group, where he was Vice President, Product Development. In this role, he implemented new software development practices and launched new products using the SaaS (Software as a Service) model.
Prior to CBORD, Haley held roles in consulting and development at Unisys Corporation and Digital Equipment / Compaq. He holds a certification as a Project Management Professional, and is a Six Sigma Black Belt. He received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Rochester Institute of Technology.
Karen Sammon, President of PAR’s Restaurant and Retail business commented, “As PAR continues to build on its leadership in restaurant technology, with an emphasis on delivering tangible enterprise solutions, new talent and thought leadership will help us challenge traditional thinking in the restaurant/retail space. Chris Haley’s past experiences as a software developer, systems architect, consultant and leader make him a great choice as our new head of engineering and development in the restaurant division. We look forward to having him on our senior management team.”
About PAR Technology Corporation
PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR. PAR’s Hospitality segment has been a leading provider of restaurant and retail technology for more than 30 years. PAR offers technology solutions for the full spectrum of restaurant operations, from large chain and independent table service restaurants to international quick service chains. PAR’s Hospitality business also provides hotel management systems with a complete suite of powerful tools for guest management, recreation management, and timeshare/condo management. In addition, PAR offers the spa industry a leading management application specifically designed to support the unique needs of the resort spa and day spa markets, a rapidly growing hospitality segment. Products from PAR also can be found in retailers, cinemas, cruise lines, stadiums and food service companies. PAR’s Government Business is a leader in providing computer-based system design, engineering and technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies. Visit www.partech.com for more information.