Executive Committee Announces Search for Association’s New Leader
The RSPA (Retail Solutions Providers Association) is searching for a new executive director.
Today, the RSPA Executive Committee announced that a five-member search committee has been appointed to commence the search for a new executive director. All interested candidates should visit http://www.gorspa.org/ExeDirsummary for a detailed summary of the position responsibilities and requirements.
The executive director serves as chief executive of RSPA and, in partnership with the board, is responsible for the success of RSPA. Together, the board and executive director assure RSPA’s relevance to the community, the accomplishment of RSPA’s mission and vision, and the accountability of RSPA to its diverse constituents.
The RSPA is a non-profit association comprised of resellers, distributors, hardware manufacturers, software developers, consultants, payment processors, and service providers who bring retail technology solutions to the marketplace. RSPA is the only association connecting the point of sale technology ecosystem, and the executive director of the organization is integral to this.
Interested and qualified candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, with 12 years or more of experience in point-of-sale, IT or a related technological field of the retail and hospitality industries. Also required is more than eight years in a senior management position. Resumes of qualified applicants may be emailed to RSPAEXEC@Protonmail.com.
“Our goal is to have a qualified and competent industry leader in the RSPA executive director position by the end of Q3, and assist the board of directors and RSPA staff in developing the association’s 2018 go-to-market strategic plan in Q4,” says Tom Reichart, chairman of the RSPA board of directors.
The RSPA is the only association dedicated to the point of sale and retail technology industry. The mission of the RSPA is to accelerate the success of its members in the point of sale ecosystem by providing knowledge and connections. The organization offers education, certification, a legal hotline, industry advocacy, and discounts on other services to assist members with becoming and remaining successful. RSPA is most well-known for its signature events, RetailNOW and INSPIRE which provide face to face learning and networking opportunities. For more information, visit www.GoRSPA.org.