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Shanon Murray

Shanon Murray
Shanon Murray is Director, Content Creation & Public Relations at NACHA-The Electronic Payments Association.

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6 Networking Events at PAYMENTS 2018 You Don't Want to Miss

Shanon Murray
Posted by Shanon Murray on Mar 27, 2018 4:24:35 PM

While PAYMENTS 2018, the definitive destination for faster payments education, has a full slate of sessions and workshops to attend, there also are plenty of opportunities to mix, mingle, network and party with payments executives and industry peers.

Check the list of networking events below. We are sure you will find something each night to pique your interest.

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Faster Push Payments: Are Corporates Really Digging Them?

Shanon Murray
Posted by Shanon Murray on Feb 27, 2018 12:00:23 PM

For all of the debate around faster payments and if businesses – large and small – see the value in them, will use them, etc., the answer is finally becoming clear: Yes.

Yes, corporates see value in faster payments and the new opportunities they can provide. And, yes, corporates will use them. In fact, they are already doing so. According to a study conducted by PYMNTS.com in collaboration with NACHA on corporate use of and demand for Same Day ACH, a new faster payments option, nearly 50 percent of corporates are currently using same-day credits or push payments.

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Tuesday Keynote to Discuss Launch of Cryptoeconomic Venture Built on Blockchain Technology

Shanon Murray
Posted by Shanon Murray on Feb 13, 2018 1:09:23 PM

As financial institutions debate the potential of blockchain and attempt to forecast how the innovation may have the greatest impact, Tuesday keynote speaker Daniel Sieberg has launched a new venture using the technology.  

Just a few months ago, Sieberg co-founded Civil, a self-governing marketplace built on blockchain technology and cryptoeconomics that is designed to kick-start a new collaborative model for the production and distribution of news.

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Former NFL Executive to Keynote PAYMENTS 2018 Awards Luncheon

Shanon Murray
Posted by Shanon Murray on Feb 6, 2018 9:36:36 AM

Respected sports executive Amy Trask has had many titles during her career: CEO, sports analyst, and author. Now the former CEO of the Oakland Raiders and current football analyst for CBS Sports Network can also add PAYMENTS 2018 keynote speaker to the list.

Trask will keynote the 2018 Payments Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, May 1, in San Diego. Sponsored by TD Bank, the Awards Luncheon will recognize the 2018 Payments Awards recipients. The prestigious Payments Awards - The NACHA Challenge and the NACHA Excellence in Payments Award - celebrate proven accomplishment and leadership in the payments industry and recognize and reward the payments innovations defining the future.  

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Economic Forecaster and Financial Expert Mark Zinder to Discuss Top Trends Reshaping Business as Opening Keynote Speaker at PAYMENTS 2018

Shanon Murray
Posted by Shanon Murray on Jan 23, 2018 10:56:55 AM

As an expert in the fields of finance, economics, and business development, Mark Zinder helps audiences respond and adapt in rapidly innovating industries. He should feel right at home at faster PAYMENTS 2018.

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