Par Technology Subsidiary Names Steven D. Rizzi Vice President, National Capital Region

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y.—June 12, 2014 –PAR Government Systems Corporation (PGSC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR) focusing on the geospatial intelligence community and the Department of Defense, today announced that Steven D. Rizzi was appointed Vice President, National Capital Region Operations.  Mr. Rizzi will lead business expansion efforts and strategic initiatives in the National Capital Region for PGSC, reporting to Matthew Cicchinelli, Vice President, Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) Innovations.

“Steve’s experience and passion for solving challenging customer problems are the key reasons for our excitement about his new role at PAR Government,” said Stephen P. Lynch, PGSC President.  “He will provide us with an important corporate presence within the National Capital Region where his many relationships in the intelligence community and industry are expected to advance our business in that region.”

Mr. Rizzi joins PGSC following a long career at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), a diversified technology company with business in national security, energy, health and engineering services.  At SAIC, Mr. Rizzi advanced through technical and managerial roles culminating in a corporate position as Vice President and Regional Manager in Asia Pacific where he oversaw SAIC’s Australian operations, as well as coordinated the business activities across SAIC’s business units in the region.  Prior to that position, Mr. Rizzi was responsible for SAIC’s international cyber strategy, and served in key roles focused on emerging markets and technology development.  Since the early 1990’s, he has led profit and loss centers in the national capital region with business in defense, intelligence, telecommunications, health and education.


 PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR.  PAR’s Government Business segment has 40+ years of experience in providing solutions and products for the geospatial intelligence community and highly-specialized technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies.  In addition, 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. Visit for more information.