Bluefin for PCI-validated P2PE which protects mPOS and traditional POS from malware and protects their customers and brand .
Creditcall’s EMV Migration SDK – ChipDNA – for enabling secure chip-card payments in POS applications without the complexities of EMV compliance and lengthy certification processes.
First Data’s Clover Mobile for creating a cloud-based business management system for small and mid-sized businesses which accepts the broadest range of payment types.
Billtrust for providing automated invoice-to-cash solutions for North American businesses across both B2B and B2C markets.
Payoneer for connecting businesses, professionals, countries and currencies with its cross-border payment platform.
Bank Of America Merril Lynch’s CASH360 for eliminating the manual counting of bills and coins through the use of a smart recycler.
Fiserv’s CorPoint for eliminating processing silos and point solution barriers that impact organizations managing cash and other assets across the globe.
FreshBook, the cloud accounting software company and Fundbox the online service for turning unpaid invoices into cash to help small business owners borrow against unpaid invoices.
OnDeck for issuing small business loans using OnDeck Score™ technology, which focuses on the health of your business – not your personal credit score.
PaySimple for providing small business merchant accounts, mobile payments, electronic payments, and ACH processing services.
Riskified for the turnkey risk management solution that reviews, approves and guarantees transactions.
Bill.com for working with your accounting software to accept payments and eliminate paperwork, save time and save money.
clearxchange for enabling business and government institutions to switch from check to digital disbursements, allowing payments to be deposited directly into a consumer’s bank account.
Mitek’s Mobile Imaging Platform for enabling businesses to use their smartphone camera to deposit checks.
Bluebird Savings for comparing prices items bought at Walmart to the advertised prices of top retailers in the area, transfers the savings difference to a specific account.
Payrange for breaking the payment barrier by bringing cost-effective, easy-to-use mobile payments to machines.
PostFinance for enable the purchase, delivery, redemption and administration of gift cards virtually within the mobile banking app and treat gift cards as a currency equivalent, not as a threat to traditional bank transactions.
InAuth for helping FI’s build and maintain a trusted relationship with their customers and partners in their mobile interactions.
MasterCard for giving cardholders the freedom to redeem rewards points at the point of sale, either online or in stores.
PayItSimple for enabling consumers to pay for their purchases with interest-free installments on their existing credit card.
Revolution Credit for transforming the credit decisioning process for both lenders and consumers.
clearxchange for its digital payment network that is used to offer P2P and B2C payments by financial institutions that represent over half the U.S. online banking market.
clearXchange for enabling business and government institutions to switch from check to digital disbursements, allowing payments to be deposited directly into a consumer’s bank account.
Knox Payments for allowing merchants to accept payments directly from their customer’s bank accounts.
Klarna for removing friction from mobile commerce by enabling consumers to shop with only their email address and zip code.
Argo Tea for launching their “LoyalTEA” app to allow users to preorder and pay for beverages for immediate pick-up at the bar station.
Burger King for a mobile app that gives customers the option to order food and drinks ahead for in-store pickup.
Target’s Cartwheel for a new take on coupons and enables users to find and share the best deals in all your favorite areas.
KB Kookmin Card, in partnership with MasterCard, for offering a virtual credit card that allows overseas customers easy access to retail sites.
RadPad for enabling rent payments made via debit card, even for landlords that are not signed up for RadPad.
TrueAccord for being an automated platform where businesses can boost recovery rates and preserve client relationships by turning collections into a recovery and reconciliation process.
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
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2015 PYMNTS Hall of Fame® Inductions
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March 18-19, 2015
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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.
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