CardCash has the world's largest inventory of discounted gift cards and since it's inception, has saved customers more than $50 million from their favorite retail brands.
Today, we continue our tradition of keeping an open dialog with consumers, constantly evolving new, innovative ways to get the best price. We have a strong mission of never letting anyone pay the full amount for anything by turning the world's over $140 billion of unused gift cards into major discounts.
CardCash was also named one of Forbes' Most Promising Companies and has been featured in publications such as CNN, Bloomberg and the New York Times.
Since CardCash started selling gift cards in 2008, we've been dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers. Our business is the result of visionary leadership, with decades of experience across diverse industries, dedicated to helping customers save money and live better.
CardCash was co-founded in 2009 by two childhood friends, Chief Executive Officer Elliot Bohm and Chief Operating Officer Marc Ackerman. The pair started the web’s first secondary gift card market for unused gift cards.
CardCash.com raised $6 million in Series A funding from Guggenheim Partners, a well known global financial service company with more than $200 billion in assets under management.
CardCash raises $6 million in debt funding from Sterling National Bank, a subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp.
CardCash acquires Silicon Valley-based competitor Plastic Jungle and that same year, formed a strategic partnership with Incomm Corporation, a leader in prepaid and payment solutions.
Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Thomas Ochoa, who has experience leading teams at digital payment companies, InComm Corporation and the BlackHawk Network joins the effort.
CardCash hires Chief Technology Officer Thomas Butt, who managed software engineering teams at General Electric, Lockheed Martin, and multiple startups. In his short time, Butt's team restructured CardCash's entire ecommerce platform with highly scalable microservices that connect to single page applications.
CardCash's continued ecommerce success earned recognition in Inc 5000's Nation’s Fastest-Growing Companies list for the sixth straight year, among a mere four-percent of all the companies that qualified. CardCash was also named one of Forbes' Most Promising Companies and has been featured in publications such as CNN, Bloomberg and the New York Times.
CardCash partnered with Charity On Top to provide an innovative form of fundraising for victims of Hurricane Harvey. The proceeds went to the American Red Cross, Greater Houston Community Foundation's Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, the Houston Food Bank and Houston Humane Society and Americares.
CardCash partnered with St. Jude’s Research Hospital and together are on a mission to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment.
CardCash partners with Starbucks to launch the Starbucks Gift Card Exchange program, Starbucks customers can trade in any brand's gift card for a new Starbucks gift card.
CardCash launches FraudFix, a fraud solution built on AI, tailored to the unique needs of selling digital goods online.
CardCash Giving is launched, a brand new mobile app connecting shoppers to causes they support.
Look through a wider lens at CardCash to learn about our culture.
We hire team members of diverse backgrounds and experiences that love coming to a place, where everyone feels they belong. We know diversity and inclusion are values critical to our success and future innovation. We believe employees work best when comfortable and offer a casual work environment where we can also have fun.
We also offer collaborative monthly team lunches, hoverboards, and footballs to toss around the office as we get down to business.
In addition, we have a comprehensive benefits package and believe in furthering the education of our employees, allowing them to attend and speak at conferences.
CardCash doesn't only want to help consumers save, but also help brands earn a new revenue stream through the world of gift cards, without discounting their products.
Our goal is to create truly useful and beautiful tools that help your business become more successful. We believe the world is changing to a more digital era and want to help both ecommerce platforms and big-box retailers better compete.
In 2017, CardCash partnered with Charity On Top to provide an innovative form of fundraising for victims of Hurricane Harvey. The proceeds went to the American Red Cross, Greater Houston Community Foundation's Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, the Houston Food Bank and Houston Humane Society and Americares.
CardCash also partnered with St. Jude’s Research Hospital in 2017 and together are on mission to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment.
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