James Hervey serves as head of product for petroleum and convenience for Verifone. Verifone has been a leading provider of point-of-sale and payment solutions to gas station and convenience store owners. Verifone’s Commander solution is the leading platform for POS and payments in the industry. In his role as head of product, James is responsible for setting the strategic vision for Verifone’s products, managing the roadmap, and working to ensure our systems help our merchants increase revenue and become more efficient. James helped lead the teams that launched the Commander Site Controller, C18 Point-of-Sale, and C18 Self Checkout.
James serves the industry as the chair of the Conexxus POS-BO Committee and as a member of the Conexxus board of advisors. James has been active in petroleum and convenience retail his entire career, breaking in to the industry running stores for Minit Mart Food and Country Cupboard Food Stores. James has also worked at NACS and at Radiant Systems before joining Verifone.
James lives in Atlanta with his blue heeler and two cats. In his personal time enjoys hiking, backpacking, playing guitar and songwriting.