Brian Gendron
Brian Gendron

Brian Gendron

MEDIA CONTACT: Senior Business Leader, MasterCard Communications

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Brian Gendron is a Vice President and Senior Business Leader on MasterCard’s Worldwide Communications team, and oversees the company’s Payments Innovation communications. This includes two key product areas: Emerging Payments (digital wallets, mobile, eCommerce, peer-to-peer, contactless and tokenization), and MasterCard Labs – the company’s idea incubator that develops new payment-related concepts, tests and scaling them for global implementation.

Prior to joining MasterCard in 2011, Brian was a Senior Director in the San Francisco office of Text 100 Public Relations.

email: Brian_Gendron@MasterCard.com
phone: +1-914-249-1284

Recent Posts

Madrid – December 1, 2016—Mastercard today announced it will bring its Spanish customers and cardholders Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments as an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. Mastercard is working with several partners in Spain, including Banco Santander as the first bank, Carrefour as the first retailer and …
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Mastercard Digital Enablement Service ensures safe and secure payments with Android Pay Warsaw, November 17, 2016 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay service, enabling contactless mobile payments with Android-based devices, is now live in Poland. It provides millions of Mastercard cardholders in the country with yet another innovative, fast and secure way to pay, wherever …
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Companies to Bring Secure Contactless Payments to Millions of Devices from Wearatec and Other Innovative Manufacturers PURCHASE, N.Y. and LAS VEGAS, Nevada – October 25, 2016 – Mastercard today announced a partnership with Fit Pay, Inc. to bring Mastercard contactless payments to consumer wearables and Internet of Things (IoT) devices. By integrating the Fit Pay …
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Integration of Masterpass with Digital Wallets Strengthens Mastercard Vision to Support All Forms of Secure Digital Commerce for Cardholders PURCHASE, N.Y. and LAS VEGAS, Nevada – October 24, 2016 – Mastercard today announced agreements with Microsoft, Google and Samsung to bring online payments capabilities to U.S.-based users of their digital wallets. Starting early next year, …
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Market Expansion and a Full Range of Use Cases Highlight Breakthrough Year for Masterpass Global Digital Payment Service PURCHASE, NY – September 7, 2016 – The continued transformation of Mastercard to an even more digital company continues to be driven by the rapid growth, support and success of Masterpass, the company’s digital payment service. As part …
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Masterpass is a simple, convenient and trusted digital payment service for faster safe shopping at thousands of retailers—online, in-app or in-store.

clearXchange to enable person-to-person payments using debit cards PURCHASE, N.Y. and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – August 2, 2016 – Early Warning, the industry leader in real-time payments, authentication and risk mitigation, today announced it will leverage Mastercard Send™ to enable U.S. debit card holders to send and receive money through the clearXchange network. Early Warning’s clearXchange …
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Masterpass is a digital wallet that simplifies the checkout process across all of your purchases online, in-app, and in-store with one secure account.

GENEVA, BASEL and PURCHASE, New York – March 16, 2016 – Today at Baselworld, Bulgari, MasterCard and WISeKey announced that MasterCard contactless payment capability will be embedded within the first-ever “intelligent mechanical luxury watch” – the Bulgari Diagono Magn@sium. This major innovation comes one year after the presentation at Baselworld 2015 of the innovative luxury …
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