Brian Gendron
Brian Gendron

Brian Gendron

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.

phone: +1-914-249-1284

Recent Posts

Tokenization and Biometrics Drive Consumer Peace of Mind, Social Conversations Shift to Enriched Digital Experiences in 3rd Annual Study  To tweet this news, copy and paste to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MobilePayments and #MWC15 PURCHASE, NY – March 3, 2015 – According to the latest MasterCard research, consumers have shifted their focus …
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At Mobile World Congress 2015, Samsung has unveiled Samsung Pay, a mobile payment service that will enable MasterCard cardholders to use their Samsung Galaxy S6 for everyday in-store purchases. For more information, visit our digital press kit.

Cloud-Based Projects in Key Markets around the Globe Enable Consumers to Make Contactless Payments from their NFC-enabled Phones  To tweet this news, copy and paste to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #HCE and #MobilePayments PURCHASE, NY – February 24, 2015 – Consumers around the globe continue to use mobile devices rather than dip or swipe …
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Innovation at MasterCard

February 23, 2015 09:33 | Industry News

Last week, the GSMA announced the nominees for the 20th Global Mobile Awards. Of the thousands of entries submitted from around the world and judged by a panel of independent experts, MasterCard is extremely excited to have been chosen, alongside our amazing partners, as a finalist in two awards categories: Category: Best Use of Mobile …
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MasterCard CEO to Keynote at Mobile World Congress The digital shift towards mobile – and beyond – is the biggest change in payments since the introduction of plastic. The impact on our lives will be high on the agenda at this year’s Mobile World Congress. Join MasterCard at this industry-leading event on the future of mobile to learn more …
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MasterPass Evolution

January 13, 2015 09:41 | Industry News

Since its launch in February 2013, MasterPass has increasingly been making shopping easier for consumers and merchants. Today, MasterPass is live in 16 countries around the globe.

Seed Funding, Startup Mentoring and Priceless® Experiences among the Prizes in Ten-City Competition to Find Best-in-Class Developers & Entrepreneurs To tweet this news, copy and paste to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCardDev and #MastersofCode Purchase, NY – December 22, 2014 – MasterCard today announced the MasterCard Masters of Code™ competition. The intense, 10-city hackathon …
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MasterCard and Dynamics Inc. announced a joint commercial initiative to drive innovation in the interactive payment card market. The collaboration enables MasterCard to offer exclusive Dynamics products to its issuers globally, providing consumers with added choice, flexibility and security at the point of sale. Click here for more information.