NORTHBROOK, IL, January 28, 2016 – Digital Check Corp (www.digitalcheck.com), a leading worldwide provider of desktop check scanners and imaging software, is pleased to announce the hire of Chris Ellinas in the role of Director of Sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, effective February 1. Ellinas will oversee Digital Check’s distributor network, channel relationships, and direct sales to banks and businesses throughout these aggressively growing markets.

Based in Cyprus, Ellinas brings nearly two decades’ experience in payments and software, having most recently served as regional sales director for NCR Middle East, Ltd., since 2008, and previously holding various sales and software engineering positions at NCR and other companies in the region.

“EMEA offers tremendous growth opportunity in banking hardware, with many countries modernizing their banking systems and adopting cheque truncation and cheque image clearing,” said Alex Trombetta, Digital Check’s Vice President of International Sales. “Bringing Chris aboard provides the skill and experience to serve those areas well, and to solidify our standing as the global leader in image capture hardware at the bank branch and for remote deposit.”

Ellinas joins a Digital Check international team that includes personnel in Mexico, Brazil, and India, as well as distributors covering more than 100 countries on all six continents.

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