PAR Technology CEO Karen Sammon Steps Down

PAR Technology said Dr. Donald H. Foley, an independent member of its board of directors, has been appointed chief executive officer and president, effective immediately, succeeding Karen E. Sammon who stepped down from both positions.Sammon will become chief of staff in the office of the CEO, focusing on the acceleration of the company’s restaurant/retail cloud-based solutions business, the upgrade of IT systems, and the company’s strategic growth initiatives.

Foley has more than 35 years of technology-based government contracting and organizational management experience in both the private and public sector, the company said. He was formerly executive vice president at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).

By Caroline Williams