Norman Happ was appointed CEO and to the ATP board of directors in March 2022.
Norm has more than 25 years as a transformative leader in the software and Saas industries. His experience spans across both executive and entrepreneurial roles in Fortune 500 companies as well as the founder of two technology backed ventures. Norm has been widely recognized for his innovation in pioneering the Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment (EBPP) space which included founding Anachron, the European industry leader acquired by Billtrust (NASDAQ: BTRS). He is credited with being an early designer and evangelist of Saas technology and business models and as the designer of breakthrough data science algorithms related to revenue and customer retention. Norm is the holder of 2 US Patents.
Most recently he was CEO of EZ Texting, the leader in the business messaging space where he led a complete business transformation resulting in a significant acceleration in growth and profitability. Norm has held executive roles across sales, customer support/success, marketing, and product development within Intuit, Evernote, and H&R Block. He is an active angel investor and advisor to technology company focusing on Saas and SMB disruption.
Norm is a graduate of George Mason University’s Schar School of Public Policy and Government with a degree in Public Administration.