As Chief Executive Officer at Net Element, Mr. Firer is responsible for the overall vision, strategy and execution of company's mission of powering global commerce. Before taking on his current position, Mr. Firer served as Executive Chairman of Unified Payments and has led the company from its inception until its acquisition by TOT Group in April of 2013. Under his leadership, Unified Payments' revenues grew by 23,646% over 3 year period and the company was ranked as #1 fastest-growing company by Inc. Magazine in 2012. Prior to Unified Payments, Mr. Firer held senior executive positions in private equity, payment processing, wireless communications and technology companies. Mr. Firer was recognized by Forbes as one of the 5 Incredible Enterpreneurs and by Business Leader Magazine as a Top Enterpreneur in South Florida, named by Poder Magazine as one of the Most Influential People in Miami and recognized by Inc. Magazine as the founder of the fastest-growing private company in 2012. Mr. Firer serves as a board member of Net Element, TOT Group's parent company and a member of the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) Mobile Payments, ISO Practices and Risk, Fraud & Security committees. Mr. Firer supports the initiatives of the Firer Family Charitable Foundation, the charitable family fund focused on helping families and children in need.
Mr. Freeman is an accomplished industry veteran with more than 30 years of electronic payments and merchant services industry experience. His experience includes extensive work with agent banks, referral banks, direct sales, software integration, internet sales, dining programs, American Express, Diners Club, Discover Card, JCB and ISO/MSP programs. Mr. Freeman is currently the President of Freeman Consulting, Inc., a payments consulting firm that works with private equity groups and independent sales organizations. Prior to that, Mr. Freeman served as President of Merchant Data Systems from 2009 to 2013, Group Executive at Chase Paymentech from 2006 to 2007, and Executive Vice President at JP Morgan Chase-First Data JV (Chase Merchant Services) from 2000 to 2006. Mr. Freeman earned a bachelor of business administration degree from the University of Miami.
Mr. Ash is an accomplished executive who served as C-level executive for a variety of high profile, international companies, including Israel Export Development Corporation, CITA Americas, BioCard Corp., IEDC Marketing and Abrams, Ash & Associates. In addition, Mr. Ash started an interest-free microloan society in 1987 that has provided more than $15 million in microloans throughout the United States and Israel.
Mr. Ash currently serves as the Chairman of Claridge Management, a private finance company, as well as a member of multiple boards of directors domestically and internationally. In addition, Mr. Ash is the only non-UK citizen serving on the Advisory Board of the E2Exchange, the Institute of Entrepreneurs. Mr. Ash is active with multiple non-for-profit and charitable organizations including One Laptop Per Child and Circle of Life Resource Center, Inc., a food bank in Miami, Florida that feeds several hundred families per week.
Mr. Ash earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree, with Honors in Accounting and Law from the University of Witwatersrand (South Africa) and a Bachelor of Accounting Honors degree from the University of Witwatersrand (South Africa).
Najarian is a professional investor, money manager and media analyst. He is a co-founder of Investitute, LLC, the industry leading options education firm that recently launched “Crypto Basics,” new educational course which covers the basics of cryptocurrency, blockchain technology, altcoins and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). Najarian is also a host of the International ICO Channel, a part of CoinBoost, whose goal is to bridge the divide between blockchain and mainstream media by offering distribution to traditional financial media outlets. In 2016, Najarian and his brother Pete co-founded Najarian Advisors, a company advising institutional investors on options strategies. The brothers invest in and work with start-ups via Rebellion Partners, a venture consulting firm they launched in 2015.
Najarian can be seen weekly on CNBC, where he is a cast member of the “Halftime Report” and the “Fast Money” show. Najarian is also the feature of the “DRJ Report” on CBOE-TV, the exchange’s popular webcast.
Najarian was a linebacker for the Chicago Bears before he focused his attention to trading on the Chicago Board Options Exchange (“CBOE”). He became a member of the CBOE, NYSE, CME and CBOT and worked as a floor trader for 25 years. In 1990, he founded Mercury Trading, a market making firm at the CBOE, which he sold in 2004 to Citadel, one of the world’s largest hedge funds. In 2005, Najarian co-founded optionMONSTER and tradeMONSTER – he negotiated a partnership with General Atlantic Partners in 2014, which then began a roll-up strategy, resulting ultimately in a sale to E*Trade for $750 million in September of 2016. Najarian developed and patented trading applications and algorithms used to identify unusual activity in stock, options, futures and cryptocurrency markets. optionMONSTER, an options news and education site was described by Securities Industry News as “content king of the options business.”
Since 2013, Fichman has served as a managing director of C-Anax Ventures & Advisory, where he assists early-stage companies with corporate strategy, streamlining operations, and financial analysis. Fichman is also an adjunct professor at Florida International University, where he teaches in the Business School with a focus on international management and entrepreneurship.
From 2005 to 2015, Fichman served as a senior vice president of International Business Strategy & Initiatives at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. From 2003 to 2004, he served as a director of Operations, Procurement and Insurance at the Township of Cherry Hill, New Jersey. From 1999 to 2003, Fichman was a vice president of Strategic Initiatives at Actrade Financial Technologies, where he helped create B2B banking products that were at the forefront of commercial payments. Finally, from 1997 to 1999 he was a Senior Wall Street Analyst. Fichman received his MBA in Finance and Management from the University of Miami School of Business and Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the George Washington University.
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|Net Element International, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE)||4:00 PM on March 22, 2019|
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|Mar 18, 2019||6.00||6.09||5.96||6.06||18,838|
|Mar 19, 2019||6.05||6.05||5.95||6.05||14,875|
|Mar 20, 2019||6.00||6.06||5.95||6.05||13,190|
|Mar 21, 2019||5.99||6.03||5.85||5.91||20,975|
|Mar 22, 2019||5.86||5.91||5.80||5.90||21,268|
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|Aug 15, 2018, 8:30 AM||
Net Element (NETE) Second Quarter and First Half 2018 Financial Results and Business Update
|Aug 6, 2018||
SeeThruEquity Issues Update
|Nov 21, 2017||
Zacks Small Cap Research has published a new analyst note commenting on NETE third quarter results and projections going forward
|Aug 15, 2017, 8:30 AM||
Net Element Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
|Apr 3, 2017, 8:30 AM||
Conference Call for 2016 Financial Results
|Aug 16, 2016, 4:30 PM||
Business and Shareholder update
|May 24, 2016, 4:30 PM ET||
Business and Shareholder update
|Mar 31, 2016, 4:30 PM ET||
2015 Annual Financial Results
|Feb 22, 2016||
Net Element to Present at the SeeThruEquity & The Brewer Group 2nd Annual Innovations Investor Conference at the Ritz in South Beach
|Sep 22, 2015||
NETE: Management Buys Stock to Fund Working Capital While Debt is Renegotiated
|Aug 13, 2015, 4:30 PM ET||
Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Operations Update
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Net Element will host a webcast and conference call to discuss its second quarter 2015 financial results and business outlook today at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Participating will be Net Element chief executive officer Oleg Firer and chief financial officer Jonathan New, both of whom will discuss operational and financial highlights. This call will contain forward-looking statements and other material information regarding the Company’s financial and operating results.
To access the conference call, listeners should contact the Conference Call Operator at +1 (877) 303-9858 within North America or +1 (408) 337-0139 outside of North America approximately five to ten minutes prior to the start of the call, and giving the access code: 13221340 or via webcaste available at: http://edge.media-server.com/m/p/mh99jck7. An archive of the call will also be available on Net Element’s website at: http://www.netelement.com/en/ir
|Aug 6, 2015||
NETE: Raising Revenues With the Addition of PayOnline
|May 28, 2015, 1:30 PM ET||
SeeThru Equity 4th Annual Microcap Investor Conference
Location: Convene Grand Central, 101 Park Ave, New York, NY
|May 28, 2015, 11:00 AM ET||
2015 Marcum MicroCap Conference
Location: Grand Hyatt, 109 E 42nd St, New York, NY
|May 18, 2015, 2:30 PM ET||
First Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Operations Update
|Mar 31, 2015, 2:30 PM ET||
Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Operations Update
|Jan 20, 2015, 2:00 PM ET||
Net Element to Present at Noble Financial Capital Markets 11th Annual Equity Conference
|Nov 17, 2014, 4:30 PM ET||
Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Operations Update
|Sep 11, 2014, 2:00 PM ET||
SeeThruEquity Microcap Investor Conference
Speaker: Jonathan New, CFO
Location: Convene Times Square
|Jul 21, 2014||
SeeThruEquity Initiates Research Coverage on Net Element, Inc.
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SeeThru Equity Initiates Research Coverage on Net Element, Inc. with Target Price of $3.47 Per Share
|May 16, 2014, 9:00 AM ET||
First Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Operations Update
|Apr 22, 2014, 4:30 PM ET||
2013 Financial Results and Operations Update
|Aug 22, 2013||
First Quarter Conference Call for Period ending June 30, 2013
|Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 AM||
Net Element Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results
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|Mar 22, 2019||Net Element Inc. (NETE) Featured in NetworkNewsAudio Publication Discussing Mobile Payments Solutions
NEW YORK , March 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkNewsAudio -- Net Element (NASDAQ: NETE) announces the availability of a NetworkNewsAudio publication titled, “ Payment Processing Companies Grow Through Applied Innovation .” To hear the NetworkNewsWire Audio version, visit:
|Mar 21, 2019||Net Element (NASDAQ: NETE) Featured in NetworkNewsWire Publication Discussing Transformed Needs Within Payment Processing Sectors
NEW YORK , March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire — Net Element (NASDAQ: NETE) today announces its placement in an editorial published by NetworkNewsWire ("NNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company for private and public entities.
|Feb 27, 2019||Net Element's Unified Payments Among First to Achieve ETA Self-Regulation Certification
Achievement signifies Unified Payments’ commitment to excellence in financial services MIAMI, FL , Feb. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE ) (“ Net Element ” or the “Company”), a global technology and value-added solutions group that supports
|Feb 07, 2019||Net Element Releases Letter to Shareholders
CEO Oleg Firer highlights milestones in 2018 and focus for the year ahead MIAMI, FL , Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE ) (“ Net Element ” or the “Company”), a global technology and value-added solutions group that supports electronic payments
|Jan 29, 2019||Net Element Named One of 2018's Top 10 Retail Payment Services Companies by Retail CIO Outlook Magazine
MIAMI, FL , Jan. 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE ) (“ Net Element ” or the “Company”), a global technology and value-added solutions group that supports electronic payments acceptance in a multi-channel environment including point-of-sale (“POS”),
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