ETA inaugural Forty Under 40 class to be honored at Transact event in Las Vegas
Washington, March 21, 2018 — The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today revealed its inaugural Forty Under 40, highlighting game changers at the intersection of payments and technology. The roster includes individuals working across the evolving segments of the industry and highlights those whose actions and leadership are driving the payments industry forward.
ETA solicited nominations from the payments industry, seeking talented payments executives under 40. Over 100 nominations were submitted from ETA members, TRANSACT exhibitors and industry leaders. The final group was selected based on the nominees’ impact on the payments industry and their professional character.
“ETA’s first Forty Under 40 class are growing the industry at an unprecedented pace,” said Jason Oxman, CEO of ETA. “Each one possesses a unique skillset, allowing them to identify and shape key segments of the payments ecosystem. The caliber and impact of their work is exceptional and demonstrates their commitment to the industry.”
The impressive group includes founders, analysts, reporters, and C-level executives whose organizations represent everything from digital wallets to omnichannel to artificial intelligence and machine learning. The Forty Under 40 will be featured in Transaction Trends magazine and recognized during the Visa President’s Dinner & Star Awards Gala at TRANSACT, the premier event for payment industry professionals, April 17-19 in Las Vegas.
“As the trade association representing the payments industry, I am thrilled we will honor ETA’s Forty Under 40 at TRANSACT this year,” said Tim Tynan, ETA’s president and chairman of the board, and CEO of Bank of America Merchant Services. “This group of young industry leaders is advancing the future of digital commerce and powering the economy for merchants and consumers. I’m excited to see how they continue to use their talents and insights to push electronic payments forward.”
Honorees from ETA’s Forty Under 40 include:
For more details about the honorees, visit etatransact.com/40-under-40 .
TRANSACT will bring together all parts of the payments ecosystem – from ISOs / VARs to ISVs and large financial institutions to technology companies, to meet, see what’s new, and learn what it takes to grow. Through extensive networking events, education and a robust exhibit hall filled with more than 200 companies, attendees will learn about groundbreaking technology, security trends and policies affecting the industry. To register, visit be etatransact.com .
The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) is the global trade association representing more than 500 payments and technology companies. ETA members make commerce possible by processing more than $6 trillion in purchases in the U.S. and deploying payments innovation to merchants and consumers.
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