CardFlash News Briefs: PURCH (ShopSavvy); CLEARANT (OpenCart); PAYCERTIFY (Paytronicks); and EC4IM (chargebacks).
PayPal and Braintree named the $100,000 USD grand-prize winner of its 2015 BattleHack Series. The 24-hour BattleHack World Finals took place at PayPal Headquarters in Silicon Valley and hosted 14 teams of developers from across the globe, all winners of their regional BattleHack competitions.
MasterCard has shuffled four top executives to evolve the company’s “Global Products and Solutions” and “Operations and Technology” business units, effective January 1st.
San Francisco-based Revel Systems announced Lisa Falzone, co-founder and CEO of Revel, has been chosen by EY as one of the 12 entrepreneurs selected for the 2015 North American Entrepreneurial Winning Women program.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: CASHSTAR (gift cards); PAYANYWHERE (NFC); AFFIRM (e-commerce); and TCH (FIS).
In today’s CardFlash News Que: AFFIRM (3dcart); SUMUP (mPOS); CREDITERA (Nav); and BUZZ POINTS (Kent’s).
Velocity Mobile has acquired Tab Payments, a mobile payments app for tastemaker diners in Canada accepted at over 100 restaurants in Toronto and Montreal. The acquisition further expands Velocity’s reach, which now connects premier restaurants with global diners in six major cities in the US, UK, and Canada.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Bryan Murphy, President of YapStone.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: ARK (Bitcoin); IPC (Infinea X); NEXONIA (ratings); and HOUSECALL (funding).
Performance Horizon added two executives to meet the company’s growing global IT and communications needs. Alistair Wyse was appointed Chief Information Officer and Erik Mikisch was named Vice President of Marketing.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Adam Au, co-founder and senior vice president of engineering at Centrify.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features HyTrust.