Payments Veteran To Lead ISO Outreach
MONTREAL, January 27, 2015 – AnywhereCommerce, a global payments technology provider, today announced that Ken Elderts has joined the company as vice president of sales, ISO channel. In this position, Elderts will be responsible for expanding the company’s efforts in positioning their full range of end-to-end mPOS solutions and field-proven EMV solutions to independent sales organizations.
Prior to joining AnywhereCommerce, Elderts led sales teams for several industry-leading organizations including VeriFone, where he drove ISO engagements as its national sales manager for ISO sales. He also served as vice president of sales for TASQ, and most recently worked with Dejavoo, an innovative provider of POS solutions. Elderts was also a founding member of the Western States Acquirers Association where he held leadership positions for more than six years.
“Ken’s proven success in working with ISOs will bring tremendous value to our company, and our ability to serve the ISO community,” said William Nichols, chief executive officer for AnywhereCommerce. “We welcome Ken to the team, and look forward to bringing the stability, flexibility and affordability of our hardware, software, and gateway services to a rapidly changing market.”
“2015 is a critical year in the payments sector as we begin to focus on the tactical rollout of EMV across the US,” said Elderts. “AnywhereCommerce has taken the lead in creating a broad menu of services that make it easy for ISOs to deliver customized solutions that are EMV-certified and field-proven. We are committed to helping ISOs and acquirers make the transition to EMV seamlessly, and cost effectively.”
AnywhereCommerce products are recognized worldwide for quality and reliability, and are in use throughout numerous global markets. The company provides EMVCo certified and PCI compliant end-to-end payment acceptance solutions through its AnywhereCommerce mSuite™ product line as well as a robust customization environment supported with the CorePay Opened SDK, field-proven APIs, international gateway, and a broad range of software and hardware customization options.
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 www.AnywhereCommerce.com.