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Brian Haynes and Yonas Marcos Join National ATM Council Board of Directors

Updated: Feb 12


Jacksonville, FL; February 9, 2022 – The National ATM Council, Inc. is honored to announce the appointments of Brian Haynes, Senior Vice President of PAI, and Yonas Marcos, CEO & President of Star Financial Services, Inc., to serve on the NAC Board of Directors.


“Brian and Yonas are two of today’s most admired and dynamic US Independent ATM industry leaders, and it is with considerable pride and satisfaction that we welcome these two top tier ATM professionals to the NAC Board,” said NAC Board Chair George Sarantopoulos, CEO of Brooklyn, NY based Access One. “Their knowledge gained over years of very successful experience in the retail ATM and Payments sectors will be invaluable as NAC continues tackling the vital challenges and opportunities now impacting America’s ATM entrepreneurs.”


Headquartered in the DC/Baltimore metroplex area, Yonas Marcos’ company, Star Financial Services, Inc., is a significant Independent ATM ISO Operator with a nationwide ATM/POS portfolio built upon providing top quality customer service and the application of key business fundamentals learned at Yonas’ father’s side.


"Yonas brings with him an exceptional entrepreneurial hands-on perspective and years of successful ATM/Payments industry experience, while also substantially enhancing the organization’s Board presence inside the Washington Beltway," said Bruce Renard, NAC’s Executive Director. "We look forward to further strengthening our DC governmental affairs programs with the addition of Yonas to the Board.”



“The addition of Brian Haynes to the NAC Board represents another very significant positive step forward in the ongoing growth and evolution of The National ATM Council.” said NAC Board Vice-Chair and ATMPartmart.com CEO, Patrick Conner. “Brian’s outside-the-box thinking, business acumen, and understanding of operational excellence will be invaluable in his new role on the NAC Board. Brian is well known throughout the US ATM industry as a dynamic, collaborative, challenge/results driven leader with a strong track record of proven business success. Both personally and professionally, I look forward to working with Brian on behalf of America’s Independent ATM Operators."


Haynes and Marcos’ appointments fill the remaining unexpired Board terms of former NAC Directors, Tim Baxter and Jim Everton.


“NAC also would like to express our sincerest thanks and deepest appreciation for the longstanding exemplary NAC Board service and contributions of former NAC Board Members, Tim Baxter, President of SwypCo ATM Solutions, and Jim Everton, EVP and General Manager of eGlobal ATM Services,” added NAC Board Chair Sarantopoulos. “The extraordinary level of expertise, guidance, support, and dedication brought to bear in the service of NAC and our industry by these two highly regarded Independent ATM industry veterans deserves nothing less than a major shout out of thanks from all US Independent ATM Operators and Suppliers for a job very well done.”


“Tim and Jim have our ongoing gratitude and we will continue to value and depend on their ongoing participation and support as loyal NAC Members going forward,” added NAC Executive Director, Bruce Renard.


 

ABOUT NAC:

The National ATM Council, Inc. is a not-for-profit national trade association dedicated to ethically and effectively representing the business interests of ATM Owners, Operators, and Suppliers in their efforts to provide for the safe, secure and convenient delivery of cash to consumers throughout the United States. https://www.natmc.org

BRIAN HAYNES BRIEF BIO:

Brian currently serves as the Senior Vice President for PAI, one of America’s largest ATM ISOs and a division of Brink’s, Inc. Brian’s skills and direct contributions have helped PAI grow from a start up to becoming the second largest ATM Operator in the United States. Brian has twenty years of experience in the ATM business, taking on many distinct roles during his retail ATM career, from IAD and cash loader to his current position as a senior executive on the PAI management team. In his current role, Brian works with thousands of ATM Operators from around the country, helping them optimize their businesses and achieve desired growth and revenue targets. https://www.gopai.com

YONAS MARCOS BRIEF BIO:

Yonas has followed in his father’s entrepreneurial footsteps, beginning back in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where Yonas saw his father build a large and successful conglomerate business from the ground up. While earning his degree in Political Science/Foreign Affairs/Business Administration at Towson University, Yonas founded Star Financial, his passion and career focus ever since. Through hard work and a strong commitment to high integrity and quality customer service, Yonas has grown Star Financial into one of the largest ATM Operators/Distributors in the DC/Baltimore region. The company now also offers financial payment processing services to financial institutions and businesses across the US and is proud to be operating/managing a significant fleet of ATMs and POS programs at merchant locations across forty states. https://www.gowithstar.com/


 

Press Contacts:

National ATM Council, Inc.

Bruce Renard

(904) 683-6533

bruce@natmc.org


Star Financial Services, Inc.

Yonas Marcos

1-800-742-1852

ymarcos@gowithstar.com


PAI

Bryan Haynes

406-651-2231

brian.haynes@gopai.com


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