Murphy Joins

March 2, 2012 is pleased to announce that D.J. Murphy has joined the staff as editor-in-chief. He will have day-to-day control of the editorial content on the Website and will serve as the main reporter and writer for Murphy comes to the company from Paybefore—a family of primarily electronic publications focused on the prepaid card industry—where he wrote, edited and produced its most-read publication, Paybefore News and created its non-U.S. counterpart Paybefore News International.

“Bringing D.J. on at is a testament to the remarkable growth we’ve achieved in the last year,” says Steve Casco, founder and president of “The energy and experience he brings will allow us to enhance our coverage of the CNP industry while retaining the focus our readers have come to expect.”

Prior to Paybefore, Murphy served in a variety of roles in both new and traditional media including as an internal publications writer/editor and corporate communications manager at Sovereign Bank, a producer at ABC’s Enhanced Television, an editor and writer at and in ESPN’s television programming department. He has also worked as a freelance writer and columnist.