BLUEFIN – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, announced Bluefin Payments Systems as one of its Top 10 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia. TAG will recognize this prestigious group at the 2015 Georgia Technology Summit (GTS) on March 25, 2015, at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
NCR – NCR Corporation announced that its payment security solution, NCR Connected Payments, has achieved PCI-DSS 3.0 certification, nearly one year ahead of the required deadline for North America. The PCI-DSS 2.0 specification is set to expire at the end of 2015. NCR completed its 3.0 certification early based on demand from its retail customers in order to ensure the latest specifications and best-in-class security standards are incorporated into the solution. NCR Connected Payments currently protects more than 17,000 stores and more than $120 billion in transactions annually.
BANKRATE – Bankrate, Inc. announced the appointment of Steven D. Barnhart as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Barnhart has held the position of Interim Chief Financial Officer since September 2014.
MYECHECK – MyECheck, Inc. announced it is has recovered 275,000,000 million shares of MyECheck (“MYEC”) common stock that was issued fraudulently. The stock has been cancelled, thereby reducing the public float by approximately 13.1%.