Green Dot appoints Altman to Board of Directors #gdot

Green Dot Corporation (NYSE: GDOT) appointed Sam Altman, Executive Vice President of Mobile Products and Strategy for Green Dot, to its Board of Directors, effective March 4, 2013. Mr. Altman will serve as a Class I director. The Green Dot Corporation board of directors is now comprised of eight members.

Altman joined Green Dot in March 2012 upon the Company’s acquisition of Loopt, Inc., that he co-founded in 2005. Additionally, he is a part-time partner at Y Combinator.