Meet The Winners

Best POS Innovation
First Data’s Clover Mobile
Bluefin
Poynt
Best B2B Innovation
AribaPay
Payoneer
Billtrust
Best Cash Innovation
Walmart 2 Walmart
venmo
Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s CASH360
Best Small Business Innovation
OnDeck
Freshbooks & Fundbox
PaySimple
Best Check Innovation
myEcheck
American Express’ Serve
Bill.com
Best Prepaid Innovation
Bluebird Savings
CashStar
Payrange
Best New Technology
MasterCard
LoopPay
Network Tokenization
Best Credit Innovation
Vayana
Fundbox
PayItSimple
Most Invisible Innovation
Forter
Citi Retail Services
clearXchange
Best Comeback Story
Sam’s Club
Groupon
Visa Checkout
The NACHA Best Innovation in ACH
Clear2Pay
clearXchange
mint bills
Most Innovative Company
Apple Pay
Network Tokenization
LoopPay
Most Disruptive Company
AribaPay
Ripple
Klarna
Best Merchant Solution
GameStop Exchange
Target Cartwheel
My DQ
Best Debit Innovation
RadPad
Moven
KB Kookmin Card
Best Newcomer
Fundbox
Forter
Zerve
Lights. Cameras. Recognition
Viewed as the most prestigious recognition awards in the payments industry, the PYMNTS Innovator Awards has seen an exponential increase in participants and sponsors, and boasts a submission, selection and voting process that is unmatched in intellectual rigor and competitive energy.

A closing dinner gala honoring both new and seasoned payments executives, including inductions to the Payments Hall Of Fame®, The PYMNTS Lifetime Achievement Awards plus 15 best-in-class awards covering a range of innovation categories

From hundreds of submissions, our panel of judges select five finalists. Then, our PYMNTS.com® readers select three winners for each of the 15 Innovation Award prize categories including, the coveted “Most Innovative and Most Disruptive Payments” Players.

The PYMNTS.com® Innovator Awards is the premier event in the payments world, bringing together the fastest rising stars and highlighting the most revolutionary companies in the space

Matthew Witheiler, Principal, Flybridge Capital Partners, and Innovator Awards Judge

INNOVATOR AWARD NOMINATIONS NOW CLOSED!

If you have any questions, please contact Jacqueline at jmurphy@pymnts.com

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2015 PYMNTS Hall of Fame® Inductions

Michael Joseph

Director of Mobile Money

Vodafone

Phil Tomlinson

Chairman of the Board

TSYS

2015 PYMNTS Innovator Awards Judges

Jan Estep

President & CEO

NACHA

Aaron Goldman

Principal

General Atlantic

Matt Harris

Co–Founder, Managing General Partner

Bain Capital Ventures

Paul Purcell

Partner

Continental Advisors, LLC

Hans Morris

Former President Visa, MD at GA, Citi
Managing Partner

Nyca Partners

Dan Rosen

Founder and Partner

Commerce Ventures

Matt Witheiler

General Partner

Flybridge Capital Partners

Innovation Project® 2015

March 18-19, 2015
Located on the Harvard University* campus in Cambridge, MA.

To sponsor this event, please contact our Team at events@pymnts.com.

 

THE INNOVATION PROJECT®, THINKATHON®, PAYMENTS HALL OF FAME®, and all related logos are trademarks of PYMNTS.com® and may not be used without the express written permission of PYMNTS.com®

For the past two years the PYMNTS community has nominated innovators for 16 categories and the finalists were chosen from a panel of judges who have deep and practical expertise in payments and innovation.

The top three finalists in each category were determined by voting from PYMNTS.com®.

Check out the finalists from Innovation Project® 2014. Click here

Join us in 2015

*Please note that The Innovation Project® and PYMNTS.com® are not affiliated with Harvard University, nor is the Innovation Project® 2015 a Harvard University program or activity.