Northfield, Ill., Feb. 17, 2009Digital Check, a leading provider of desktop check scanners for the remote deposit capture and branch automation industry, announced that Gary L. Nelson has been named to the board of directors of Digital Check.

With more than 30 years of senior and executive management experience in the domestic and international financial payments industry, Nelson brings extensive knowledge of successful startup companies in the technology sector and company acquisitions.

Nelson’s last software company made the prestigious INC 500 four years in a row and Principle Financial’s Top Ten Best Private Companies. He currently serves as chairman of the Nelson Family Foundation and co-founder, chief executive officer and president of his latest technology company, iThryv and WeProsper, designed to increase financial literacy among Americans ages five to 24.

“I am pleased to have Gary joining the Digital Check Board of Directors”, said Tom Anderson, president of Digital Check.  “Gary brings broad market experience, channel knowledge and a professional presence in a time when both our reseller and bank partners and our industry are facing challenging times.”