AnywhereCommerce CEO Mitchell Cobrin To Speak at Smart Card Alliance Member Meeting

Session Focuses on Mobile Point-of-Sale Advances

MONTREAL, CANADA December 5, 2013 – AnywhereCommerce, a global mobile payments technology provider, announced that Mitchell Cobrin, the company’s co-founder and chief executive officer, will present at the Smart Card Alliance Annual Member Meeting. The event is scheduled for December 8-10 at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. Mr. Cobrin’s panel, “Mobile POS Solutions: Mobile Devices for Payment Acceptance” is scheduled for December 10 at 9:45 am.

In the panel session, Mr. Cobrin is expected to discuss recent developments that are propelling mobile point-of-sale acceptance in the United States, and across the globe. Among the topics he intends to cover include the growing interest in smartphones and tablets as point-of-sale devices, security and compliance imperatives, the potential impacts and influences of payments technologies such as EMV as it is rolled out in the US, and the potential of payment presentation methods like QR codes and NFC. In addition, Mr. Cobrin will share real world examples to help attendees understand the nuances of successfully implementing mobile POS solutions.

“I am very pleased to participate in the Smart Card Alliance member meeting, and share our experiences regarding mobile point-o- sale solutions,” said Mr. Cobrin. “In virtually every market we support, in all corners of the globe, we are seeing sustainable growth across a wide cross-section of merchants that range from multinational brands to small businesses. The common thread among all these customers is finding a payment processing solution that is highly efficient, reliable, secure, and convenient for all parties. Mobile POS technology ticks all of these boxes. This is a trend that will only accelerate, and we welcome the opportunity to help Smart Card Alliance attendees recognize the vast potential that exists in this space.”

About AnywhereCommerce

AnywhereCommerce is a global mobile payments technology solutions provider with a portfolio of IP, including the de facto audio-jack patents. AnywhereCommerce offers a global suite of hardware, software and gateway solutions for secure online and mobile; card-present credit, debit, Chip (PIN and signature),and NFC transactions. Its Universal “aCommerce Platform” designed for iOS, Android, Blackberry and WP8, provides white label and customized software applications for retail line-busting and mobile field services. Its PCI and EMVCo certified ecosystem provides optimal security, reliability, convenience and return on investment for merchants, networks, issuers, processors and acquirers. For more information, please visit

Pamela Rasey