MEDIA CONTACT: Business Leader, MasterCard Communications
Brian Gendron is a Business Leader on MasterCard’s Worldwide Communications team, leading the development of external communications programs for Global Product and Solutions (GP&S) including Emerging Payments (digital wallets, mobile, eCommerce, peer-to-peer and contactless), Core Products (credit, debit, prepaid, commercial and loyalty solutions).
Prior to joining MasterCard in 2011, Brian was a Senior Director in the San Francisco office of Text 100 Public Relations.
Mobile World Congress delegates visit the MasterCard booth on Monday Feb. 24, 2014 in Barcelona. (Marce Martinez/AP Images for MasterCard). Download image from Flickr. View entire digital press kit.
To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1jkWgC8 to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterPass and #MobilePayments BARCELONA – February 24, 2014 – At Mobile World Congress, MasterCard today announced MasterPass™ in-app payments, enabling consumers to make secure purchases within a mobile app. MasterPass in-app payments eliminate the need to store payment card credentials …
Acquisition to Improve the On-Device Shopping Experience for Consumers To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1bScmn9 to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCard and #CSAM BARCELONA – February 24, 2014 – At Mobile World Congress, MasterCard today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire C-SAM, Inc. (“C-SAM”) a leading provider of …
Enables Consumers to Make Contactless Payments from their NFC-enabled Phones; Pilots Underway with Banco Sabadell and Capital One To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1oOSxAd to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCard, #NFC and #HostCardEmulation PURCHASE, NY – February 19, 2014 –MasterCard today announced it will publish a specification that leverages Host Card Emulation …
Issuing Banks Gain Opportunities to Deliver Greater Flexibility to Consumers Through Exchange and Trade of Airline Miles, Hotel Points and Other Loyalty Currencies TORONTO and PURCHASE, NY – February 18, 2014 – MasterCard today enhanced its rewards capabilities for cardholders, giving them more ways to redeem, exchange and trade their rewards points. These unique capabilities, …