Apriva President Paul Coppinger To Present at Mobile Payments Conference in New York

Address to Discuss the Advantages of Cloud-based Mobile Commerce Platforms

Scottsdale, AZ October 3, 2012—Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information solutions, announced that Paul Coppinger, the company’s co-founder and president, will speak at the Mobile Payments Conference, scheduled for October 10 and 11 at the Park Central Hotel in New York. Mr. Coppinger’s session, “Mobile Commerce Today: Let the Cloud Be Your Guide,” is set for Thursday, October 11 at 11:40 am.

In his session, Mr. Coppinger is expected to discuss the benefits that cloud-based mobile commerce platforms deliver to merchants, consumers and providers. His presentation will include an overview of a cloud infrastructure, and describe how these offerings can support NFC, EMV and existing magnetic stripe payments. In addition, the presentation will explain how cloud technologies can effectively integrate a multitude of services, such as mobile marketing, loyalty programs, redemption, ticketing, and other fulfillment capabilities.

“For years, Apriva has been regarded as one of the most innovative—and successful—providers of wireless transaction solutions,” said Marla Ellerman, producer of the Mobile Payments Conference, and publisher of Mobile Marketing and Technology magazine, “We are delighted that Paul will speak at this year’s conference. His vision and insights on where mobile payments are heading should be extremely valuable for our audience.”

The market leading provider of wireless transactions services in North America, Apriva processes over $8 billion in wireless transactions on an annualized basis. The company offers a broad portfolio of secure mobile commerce solutions, including its Apriva gateway services, AprivaPay™ mobile payment application, and the Apriva Vend™ unattended payments solution. Apriva’s proprietary wireless security protocol, AprivaTalk™, is recognized as among the most robust encryption technologies in the industry. In addition, Apriva maintains relationships with over 30 payment processors in North America, and with all leading wireless providers. Apriva currently works with nearly 850 merchant acquirers and Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) across the United States and Canada.

About Apriva
Founded in 1999, Apriva is the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information messaging solutions that meet the exacting security and reliability requirements of financial services providers, government entities, and public service sectors. Through its two operating groups, Apriva Point of Sale (POS) and Apriva Information Security Systems (ISS), the company offers customers fully-managed, end-to-end, security solutions that incorporate hardware, software, network infrastructure and management tools. For more information, visit www.apriva.com.

Apriva Contacts:
Robin Rotz   

Glenn Goldberg
Parallel Communications Group