LifePays award winning team has 100 yrs of combined experience in the technology, loyalty, and merchant marketing arena. We are dedicated to providing clients with expert service and working shoulder to shoulder as an extension of their team.

Our Team

Kirk T. Nagamine, Partner/CEO
Mr. Nagamine has over 20 years of executive level management experience. As the CEO of LifePays Mr. Nagamine is the driving force behind this award winning technology firm. LifePays is focused on providing Fortune 500 companies technology driven customer acquisition and retention programs.

Before founding LifePays he was responsible for driving sales for Sidewalk.com which generated $35 million in revenue within a year of its inception and was subsequently sold to Microsoft. As the head of sales for Entertainment Publications, Mr. Nagamine helped make the Entertainment® Book a household name and a leader in the local advertising market. Mr. Nagamine has extensive experience in senior-level sales, sales management, marketing and finance. He holds a degree in Business and Economics from St. Mary's College in Moraga, California.

Matt Naumann, VP of Merchant Sales
Mr. Naumann joined the LifePays team as VP Merchant Acquisition in 2011 bringing with him over ten years of business development and management experience. Before joining LifePays he was part of a team where he specialized in developing and implementing customer satisfaction and customer loyalty programs for Fortune 500 firms. He holds both an undergraduate degree in Marketing and an MBA with an emphasis in marketing.

Lynda Gallo, VP, Client Services - East Coast
Ms. Gallo has over 20 years of experience in New York and now Washington, DC in strategy, development, and implementation of marketing and advertising solutions for corporate clients in the communications and entertainment businesses. She was recruited by Mr. Nagamine and brought over to LifePays Inc. in 2010 and her responsibilities include contributions to new business initiatives, and building and managing loyalty marketing platforms for customer-focused companies including Cox Communications and Time Warner Cable. In New York, she was a co-founder of Evergreen Marketing, Inc. specializing in US television program syndication and international market sales, and character, story, and music product licensing ancillary sales. She was also a VP at Timebuying Services Media Buying Service and was directly involved in pitching, building, and growing the company's portfolio of Fortune 500 clients. She holds a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree from Immaculata College.

Deanna Bower, VP Operations
Ms. Bower joined the LifePays team at it's inception in 2010, prior to that she was Merchant Promotions Director at a technology firm specializing in loyalty platforms designed for the telecommunications industry. In 2004 she joined Cactus Media Group as VP of Marketing where she was responsible for branding of a 100+ page publication. Ms. Bower brings over 20 yrs of experience in the restaurant and hospitality industry with 10 yrs as a corporate trainer and Sr. level management positions. Ms. Bower is an integral part of the LifePays Team working directly with all clients on a project manager function.