Corillian hires Microsoft veteran to handle business development
BEAVERTON, Ore. - Corillian Corp-oration, a leading provider of eFinance solutions, has appointed John V. Grispon senior vice president of business development. Grispon, 35, was formerly Microsoft's worldwide banking industry manager. Grispon was with Microsoft 12 years, where he held positions as Financial Services Industry Manager, Account Executive, and Systems Engineer. Prior to Microsoft, Grispon worked at Monsanto Chemical Company in St. Louis, Missouri. As senior vice president of business development, Grispon will be responsible for strategic partnerships and alliances and integration of Corillian's reseller efforts. Grispon holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Northwest Missouri State University. In other news at Corillian, the company announced that Citigroup's e-Citi unit has selected Corillian Corp.'s Voyager eFinance Suite to support consumers who conduct Internet banking transactions via certified OFX products. Open Financial Exchange (OFX) is a data exchange specification developed by key players in the industry to standardize how consumers conduct personal financial transactions such as bill payment, balance transfers and statement download.