Larky Strengthens its Advisory Board with Appointment of Veteran Community Banking and Payments Expert Doug Leighton

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June 25, 2021


Jamie Reoch

Ann Arbor, Mich., June25, 2021 — Doug Leighton, a financial industry sales leader with 23+ years of experience at Visa and beyond, has joined the advisory board of Larky. Larky is an innovative fintech company that helps financial institutions connect with account holders at the right time and place.

"Doug's in-depth knowledge of the industry paired with his insight into the future of fintech is a powerful combination that gives him a unique perspective." said Gregg Hammerman, CEO of Larky. "We're excited for him to be a part of our Advisory Board and look forward to continuing to improve on our partnerships with community financial institutions thanks to his expertise."

Doug Leighton has been in the financial industry since 1986.He served a 23+ year tenure at Visa as a sales professional and head of community accounts. During his time with Visa, Doug accumulated deep knowledge and experience in helping community financial institutions succeed.

Doug is excited about advising fintechs that support the segment of community-based financial institutions. This closely aligns with Larky's mission to create better connections between financial institutions and account holders and to support the powerful outcomes of these enhanced relationships.

Doug will help steer Larky on their journey of providing market-leading solutions that connect financial institutions with accountholders in the right moments. Doug can provide actionable advice on making the best value proposition for all involved stakeholders.

I am excited to join Larky’s Advisory Board.” said Leighton.“Larky’s cutting edge technology will support community financial institution increase engagement and transaction. I am look forward to furthering Larky’s goals”

This partnership is expected to further solidify Larky's position as a leader in engagement technology. Allowing financial institutions to create additional valuable relationships that move the industry forward.

About Larky

Larky helps community financial institutions connect with their account holders with meaningful and actionable notifications. The Larky nudge code library creates and powers relevant right-place/right-time communications for financial institutions across the United States and Canada.

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