Apriva President Paul Coppinger to Speak at ETA Annual Conference

Presentation Will Explore the Benefits and Opportunities That Mobile Wallets Offer Merchant Acquirers and ISOs; Apriva Will Also Showcase POS and Mobile Commerce Offerings Throughout the Event

Scottsdale, AZ April 3, 2012—Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information solutions, announced that Paul Coppinger, the company’s president, will deliver a presentation at the upcoming Electronic Transaction Association (ETA) Annual Conference and Expo, scheduled for April 17-19 at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas. Mr. Coppinger will speak during the conference’s E-Wallet/Mobile Track: The New Generation of Shoppers and Merchants. In his remarks, Mr. Coppinger is expected to provide an overview of the next generation of mobile wallet solutions, and describe how merchant acquirers and Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) can leverage these offerings to increase revenue, attract new customers, and strengthen relationships with merchants. The presentation is scheduled for 2:45 pm on April 18th.

“We are very proud that Paul has been asked to speak at ETA, which is considered the most prestigious and well-attended event for the merchant acquirer community,” said Stacey Finley Tappin, vice president of sales and marketing for Apriva. “Many of these providers are taking a close look at mobile wallets as an effective vehicle to increase revenue and deliver more value to merchants. Paul’s presentation will help the attendees understand the variety of approaches and concepts that exist among wallet providers so that they can choose the solution that best fits their needs.”

Apriva is the market leading provider of wireless transactions services in North America. The company maintains relationships with more than 30 payment processors in North America, as well as all leading wireless providers, resulting in flexible solutions that meet the specific needs of merchant acquirers. The company currently works with over 570 merchant acquirers and Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) in the market. Apriva’s solutions are fully reliable and secure, and meet exacting PCI-DSS standards.

In addition to Mr. Coppinger’s presentation, Apriva will showcase many of its POS and mobile commerce solutions at ETA. Among these include its robust AprivaPay™ mobile payment solution that is compatible with iPhone, Android™, Windows Mobile® and BlackBerry® devices, as well as browser-based phones. The company will also display its market leading wireless payment gateway services that support a myriad of made-for-purpose terminals. And, Apriva will  demonstrate its cloud-based Apriva Wallet™ mobile commerce platform, which incorporates a number of robust features, including secure payment processing, loyalty programs, mobile marketing, advertising, social media, and secure storage of personal data. Apriva will be located at booth 132 throughout the exhibition.

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