Mr. Graylin is a truly unique technology innovator, serial entrepreneur, and executive leader with exceptional intellect and strength of character. He founded five successful ventures, holds two Masters from MIT and a dozen patents, he also served two Fortune 500 companies as an executive, and as a board member, and he served our country as a nuclear submarine officer.
He is currently the founder and CEO of OV Loop, Inc., the omnichannel conversational commerce platform with 1-Tap or handsfree messaging and payments.
Prior to OV, he spent 3 years as Global Co-GM of Samsung Pay after Samsung acquired his company, LoopPay, that created the world’s first contactless digital wallet with 90%+ point-of-sale acceptance. Will was also Founder and CEO to: ROAM Data, the world’s largest white label supplier of Square-like mPOS solutions (acquired by Ingenico); WAY Systems, the world’s first pocket-sized mobile point-of-sale provider (acquired by Verifone); and EntitleNet, a security software company with world’s first bitmap indexing web access management solution (acquired by BEA Systems/later Oracle).
Will currently serves on the Board of Directors for Synchrony Financials (NYSE: SYF, largest private label credit card issuer in the world), and is currently an investor/director/mentor to numerous high tech startups and non-profit organizations including ROCA and Global Unites.
Will earned two Masters degrees from MIT (MS EECS and MS Business), is currently a Connection Science Fellow with MIT Media Lab, and teaches part time at MIT on Fintech Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Mr. Graylin holds more than a dozen patents in payments, security and voice-powered communications.
His service to our country includes 6 years as a U.S. Navy Nuclear Submarine Officer, and his family continues this tradition with one son currently in the United States Naval Academy.