In today’s CardFlash News Que: AMEX (UNSTAGED); GOLDMONEY (Aurum); ACCEPTEMAIL (CEO); and HELPSHIFT (growth).
AMEX – American Express announced the Artist in Residence Summit that culminates with the second cycle of the American Express UNSTAGED: Artists in Residence program, featuring music artists, BØRNS, Gavin James, Pia Mia and Rae Sremmurd. On August 20, all four artists will take the stage at the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles, California to perform for American Express Card Members.
GOLDMONEY – GoldMoney says the BitGold “Aurum” gold-settlement technology is now integrated via the Automated Clearing House (ACH) network with nine of the top US financial institutions including: JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citi, US Bank, USAA, Fidelity, Charles Schwab and Capital One. Aurum is the patent-pending ledger, exchange and settlement technology underlying the BitGold platform and soon to be re-launched GoldMoney platform.
ACCEPTEMAIL – AcceptEmail has named veteran payments industry executive Ron Averett as president and CEO for the United States and Canada. He will oversee AcceptEmail’s sales and business development from the company’s Manhattan office, which opened on May 6.
HELPSHIFT – Helpshift, the first CRM solution built specifically for mobile applications, has exceeded its revenue growth by 500% since closing its series A funding of $10M last year. The Company also announces the appointment of Kevin Grant, seasoned enterprise and mobile executive from AT&T and Boku, as Chief Revenue Officer, to advance Helpshift’s efforts in enterprise sales.