John is a visionary and innovator in payment services and related solutions for brick-and-mortar casinos and bank-sponsored transaction processing in the United States.
John’s 34 years of executive management experience including his former role as President and CEO of ASAI, provides Passport the stability and bold thinking required to be the preeminent payment provider in gaming. John pioneered many new payment solutions and break-through technologies in casinos over his storied career and continues today as the vanguard in cashless, cash recycling and casino automation.
John founded ASAI in 1996 to meet the demanding needs of the rapidly growing ATM marketplace by incorporating a full range of ATM products and services under one roof. By developing and consolidating robust cash vaulting, transaction processing, and equipment service solutions, ASAI was a trailblazer in providing clients access to a suite of products necessary to build, operate and grow a successful ATM portfolio.