Friday, September 25, 2020
On Sept. 23, 2020, The Financial Technology Report released its 2020 list of top 25 women leaders. The New York-based publication, known for market research and financial sector news coverage, commended this year’s honorees for their accomplishments in leading their respective companies during a turbulent year marked by a global pandemic and economic uncertainties.
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When real estate professionals Kavan Thanasith and Travis Chrisman faced the 2008 market crash, they began looking for alternative career options. Thanasith was first to move into payment processing as an agent for an ISO under First Data Corp. Chrisman followed after Thanasith moved to his next ISO.
By Dale S. Laszig
In a perfect world, digital commerce advocates would have chosen a friendlier accelerant; nevertheless, the COVID-19 pandemic kicked global adoption of mobile and virtual payments into high gear. Ecommerce continues to proliferate as stores remain closed, and contactless technology is scaling as people remain cautious about touching POS devices. These are positives for the future of payments.
Discover the value of adding high-risk accounts to your book Wondering if it’s time to learn how to step out of your comfort zone and pursue high-risk merchant accounts? Josh Ewin, President & COO at Helios Payments, explains how Helios has built a strong book of business around high-risk businesses, like ecommerce, CBD and subscription services. Plus, Patti reports on growing demand for Buy-Now-Pay-Later services, and James offers insights on selling technologies and POS solutions.