NORTHBROOK, IL, February 1, 2016 – Digital Check Corp., a leading worldwide provider of desktop check scanners and imaging software, is pleased to announce the hire of Eric Gearding in the role of Business Development Manager for North America, effective February 1. In his new position, Gearding will manage hardware and software sales to the largest financial institutions in the United States and Canada.

Gearding comes to Digital Check from Omega Processing Solutions, LLC, where he served as Channel Sales Vice President for merchant point-of-sale processing systems. He has over 20 years’ experience in banking and payments, having previously worked at Fidelity Investments and Fifth Third Bank, and holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Northern Kentucky University.

“Digital Check has developed an industry-leading portfolio of both check-scanning hardware and imaging software for the financial industry, and is building a world-class sales team to match,” said Jeff Hempker, Executive Vice President of Digital Check. “With Eric’s hiring, the company adds the expertise to provide in-depth, personal service to our most important clients in both of these critical areas.”

Gearding joins a Digital Check sales team that drove record growth for the company in 2015 domestically and internationally. Digital Check’s scanners can be found in all of the top 10 banks in the United State and 4 of the top 5 in Canada, and are sold in more than 100 countries across all six continents.

For more information about Digital Check products and services, please visit www.digitalcheck.com or call (847) 446-2285.