Apriva to Participate at ITEXPO Mobile Payments Conference

Scottsdale, AZ, January 22, 2014—Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions, gateway services, and secure information solutions, announced its participation at the Mobile Payments Conference, scheduled for January 29-31 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Florida.

During the event, Stacey Finley Tappin, Apriva’s senior vice president for North American sales and marketing communications, will be the moderator of the panel session, “What is the Opportunity for Merchant Acquirers in Mobile?” The session will take place on Thursday, January 30 at 8:30 am. In addition, Benjamin Hurley, Apriva’s director of mobile product management, will participate in the panel session titled “Integrating Analytics into M-Commerce: What’s Involved? What’s the Pay-off?” In the discussion, Hurley will talk about how businesses can integrate data analytics into mobile commerce to enhance productivity and help achieve essential business objectives. That session is set for Wednesday, January 29 at 11:35 am.

“Now more than ever, merchant services providers, financial institutions, and retailers are looking for ways to leverage innovations in mobile commerce, including mobile payment acceptance, marketing, loyalty and analytics, and entire new solutions that allow merchants and consumers to engage and interact in mutually beneficial ways,” said Chris Spinella, Apriva’s chief executive officer. “The Mobile Payments Conference highlights the many new mobile commerce solutions that continue to enter the market, and gives us an opportunity to help educate attendees on these compelling new technologies that are already having a significant impact on the way businesses market and sell products and services.”

The market-leading provider of wireless payment gateway services in North America, Apriva offers a broad portfolio of secure mobile commerce solutions. Its proprietary wireless security protocol, AprivaTalk™, is recognized as among the most robust encryption technologies in the payments industry. In addition, Apriva maintains relationships with more than 30 payment processers in North America, along with all leading wireless providers. Apriva currently works with some 900 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