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Join more than 700 peers in the cards and payments industry, including card issuers, payment networks, industry analysts, ISOs, and payments product and service providers, responsible for credit cards, loyalty and points programs, emerging payments, payment business strategies, marketing, operations and technology.

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Sponsors & Exhibitors


Platinum Sponsor
Mastercard Worldwide MasterCard Worldwide
www.mastercard.com/index.html
MasterCard (NYSE: MA), www.mastercard.com/index.html, is a global payments and technology company. It operates the world’s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. MasterCard’s products and solutions make everyday commerce activities – such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances – easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone.


Gold Sponsors
Acxiom Acxiom
www.acxiom.com
Acxiom is a recognized leader in technology and marketing services that enable marketers to successfully manage audiences, personalize consumer experiences and create profitable customer relationships. Our superior industry-focused, consultative approach combines consumer data and analytics, databases, data integration and consulting solutions for personalized multichannel marketing strategies. Acxiom leverages over 40 years of experience in data management to deliver high-performance, highly secure, reliable infrastructure-management services.
Connexions Connexions Loyalty
www.cxloyalty.com

At Connexions LoyaltySM , we create loyalty by giving our clients the power to connect their customers to rewarding experiences. Our knowledge, people and solutions give us a holistic view of every customer and the power to deliver diverse experiences on a global scale. Visit us at booth 109 or www.cxloyalty.com. Contact: Charles Christianson, Group VP, Sales and Strategy 800-622-4863.

Discover Discover Financial Services
www.discovernetwork.com

Discover Network, a business unit of Discover Financial Services, is a comprehensive and secure payments network that connects to millions of merchants throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. Discover markets and supports a full range of credit, debit, and prepaid products and provides customer-centric tools designed to drive loyalty and increase transaction volume.

Ernst & Young Ernst & Young
www.ey.com

Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. Worldwide, our 152,000 people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients and our wider communities achieve their potential. Ernst & Young refers to the global organization of member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. For more information about our organization, please visit www.ey.com

Experian Experian
www.experian.com

Experian is the leading provider of consumer credit, score and identity protection solutions for financial institutions and organizations worldwide. We help businesses expand product offerings and increase revenue through white-labeled, co-branded and customized solutions, built to elicit loyalty and engagement from their customer base. www.experian.com

TSYS TSYS
http://www.tsys.com

At TSYS, (NYSE: TSS), we believe payments should revolve around people — not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered PaymentsSM." Offering merchant payment-acceptance solutions as well as services in credit, debit, prepaid, mobile, chip, healthcare and more, we make it possible for those in the global marketplace to conduct safe and secure electronic transactions with trust and convenience.

TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Georgia, with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS is a Fortune 1000 company and was named one of the 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine. For more information, please visit us at www.tsys.com.

Vantiv Vantiv
www.vantiv.com
For 40 years, our team of committed professionals has made us one of the most trusted and respected organizations in the payment processing industry. We’ve driven many of the changes that prompted the shift from cash to electronic payments, and that innovative spirit continues to be our strength. We’re innovators, thought leaders, boundary pushers. Vantiv is changing the face of payments.
Zoot Zoot
www.zootweb.com/index.html
Zoot provides comprehensive credit decisioning, loan origination, and credit risk management solutions to enable our clients’ unique business objectives, leading to long-term relationships with top U.S. and international financial institutions


Silver Sponsors
Blackhawk Network Blackhawk Network
www.blackhawknetwork.com

Blackhawk Network, a subsidiary of Safeway Inc., is a leading provider of prepaid and financial payments products for consumers and businesses. Its Digital Services practice helps companies leverage the increasing use of social media, mobile wallets, and other digital payment apps to effectively deliver e-gift and prepaid card powered offerings.

Kurt Salmon Kurt Salmon – Global Financial Services
www.kurtsalmon.com

Kurt Salmon is a global management consultancy of more than 1,400 consultants with offices throughout the world. We are focused on helping clients in financial services, retail and consumer products and other industries with business growth strategies and operational and transformational initiatives.

Our Global Financial Services practice works with the world’s leading retail, corporate and investment banks, consumer finance companies, asset managers and investment funds, insurance companies, payments businesses and financial sector regulators. We understand well the forces at work in the financial services industry, such as the need for improved asset quality and risk management, the imperative of further operational efficiency, the inter-relationships between core funding and deposit gathering and payment transactions, and the opportunities related to mobile payments. Kurt Salmon brings unparalleled insight into the cross-industry issues and opportunities facing financial institutions and consumer and retail companies.



Bronze Sponsor
Kobie Marketing Kobie Marketing
www.kobie.com
Kobie Marketing is a global leader in loyalty marketing and an industry pioneer, delivering end-to-end strategy, technology and program management solutions. In 2012, Forrester Research named Kobie a leading loyalty marketing service provider, ranking the company highest for its technology platform, customer satisfaction and program management services. For more info, visit www.kobie.com.


Supporting Sponsor
Allianz Allianz Global Assistance
www.allianzassistance.com
We help people, every day, all around the world—that's what it means to be the world's leading assistance company. As Mondial Assistance, we helped more than 250 million people every year. As Allianz Global Assistance, we expect to dramatically extend our global reach and our local impact. Allianz is building the world's strongest financial community. Allianz Global Assistance will ensure everyone in that community receives the world's best help when they need it.

Exhibitors

3M Acxiom Connexions Augeo Breakaway Loyalty
Chexar Competiscan Comperemedia Custom Card Systems DatacardGroup
Mastercard Worldwide Experian Kern Magtek Mastercard Worldwide
NetSpend Nexxo Perfect Plastic Printing PWC Propco
Travel and Transport TSYS Vantiv Visa Zoot

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