CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Stanley Linkous, Senior Vice President for Primax.
NCR announced Golden Pacific Bank is deploying its mobile remote deposit capture as part of its mobile banking experience with Digital Insight. Consumers and small businesses banking with Golden Pacific will be able to deposit checks using their mobile banking app and their phone’s camera. Golden Pacific has implemented a number of initiatives to improve access for small businesses and recently won an award from the American Bankers Association for its use of technology in improving the application process in Small Business Association loans. Mobile remote deposit is part of a complete range of core banking functions powered by Digital Insight that Golden Pacific customers can complete on their mobile device including checking balances, viewing transaction history, bill pay, and funds transfers.
The City of Virginia Beach has launched a new, mobile-optimized bill presentment and payment solution. Citizens can view and pay their bills online, 24/7, and receive email notifications when bills are available.
VA-based Bella FSM, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider has added electronic signature capture. This software enhancement further streamlines business operations allowing for a true paperless process.
Capital One announced a new credit card program agreement between Capital One, Toronto-based Hudson’s Bay and Saks Fifth Avenue, with the planned addition of the Lord & Taylor credit card program in June 2015.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry mover and shakers today features Shazia Manus, Chief Executive Officer of The Members Group (TMG).
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry mover and shakers today features Ralph Bianco, EVP and General Manager of JetPay Card Services.
Visa has selected Bangalore as the site for its Technology Center of Excellence in India to be opened in early 2015 and fully staffed by early 2017.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database today features Frank Martien,
Partner, Commercial Payments, First Annapolis Consulting. First Annapolis advises credit and debit card issuers, transaction processors, payment networks, retailers, and other industry stakeholders in payment-based sectors of the financial services industry.
Fifth Third Bank has created a new payments and commerce solutions division. The new unit will be headed by Randy Koporc as executive vice president and head of Fifth Third Payments and Commerce Solutions.
Visa is beefing up its technology resources by creating 2,000 full-time technologist positions. Part of the move is converting existing contractor positions to full-time positions. Visa also announced plans to open a new technology center in India.
Gretchen H. Garrigues has joined First Data as chief marketing officer to lead the company’s global marketing efforts. Garrigues comes to First Data with a deep financial services background and leadership skills developed over a long career with GE Capital. She served as senior managing director of global strategic marketing, responsible for strategic planning, new product development, market intelligence and customer insights. SHe also served as a foreign trade officer for the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service based in Paris, after running a successful startup venture providing language training and translation services across Europe.