ATLANTA, Oct. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Instant Financial (www.instant.co), the world’s leading instant pay platform, has announced that they have appointed former Oracle executive, Burbank Herndon as Senior Vice President of Sales. Burbank will lead global sales for the company, including enterprise sales and channel sales.

Burbank’s career spans over 35 years, leading and scaling high-performing sales teams to achieve outstanding sales results in challenging markets. He brings years of valuable experience to Instant, having sold technical solutions to help customers solve business problems in industries including retail, hospitality, gaming, and public safety. He holds 3 patents for the design of point of service solutions in retail environments. Burbank joins Instant from Oracle, where he led the Food & Beverage unit as the Group Vice President of Strategic Accounts. He also successfully led the Retail Major Accounts Sales function focusing on all major customers in the grocery, mass merchandise, DIY, department, specialty, convenience store and warehouse distribution markets as the Vice President of Sales at NCR.

“Instant continues to be the most innovative solution for pay disbursement in the industry and the best companies around the country are choosing to provide Instant as a benefit to their employees,” says Steve Barha, CEO of Instant Financial. “With the addition of Burbank, we are well positioned to continue our growth across the service industry.”

“Instant Financial has tapped into an amazing opportunity as the pioneer in the instant pay industry. I’m excited to be joining such an innovative team and I look forward to contributing to Instant’s growth,” says Burbank.

About Instant Financial

Instant Financial is the world’s only instant pay platform that is changing the way millions of Americans get paid. Instant empowers employers to improve employee retention, recruitment and engagement by giving their employees real-time access to their earned pay. Instant has been designed as a vital employee benefit for the restaurant, hospitality, retail, manufacturing, construction and healthcare industries. For more information visit www.instant.co.