Nicole Ward
Nicole Ward

Nicole Ward

MEDIA CONTACT: Leader, MasterCard

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Nicole joined the Worldwide Communications department at MasterCard in December 2011 after working for 10 years in the broadcast media. During her tenure, she filled several different roles, including: producer; reporter; anchor; online content generator. Sometimes putting on all four hats in one morning.
Here, Nicole is responsible for the MasterCard Minute – a monthly online update of policy-related issues. She also heads up many of MasterCard’s internal and external video stories, and recently launched the MasterCard Morning Brew – a short video segment about company news items and events.

Recent Posts

DiversityInc named MasterCard as this year’s Top Company for Inclusive  Culture. The 2014 Inclusive Culture Award was presented at a conference and special awards dinner at Marriott Marquis in New  York City. Ajay Banga, MasterCard’s President and CEO, accepted the award before an audience of top executives.  Read the full press release. In his acceptance remarks, …
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MasterCard is in the business of innovating payment solutions.  But a consumer in Dubai has different needs than a shop owner in sub-Saharan Africa.  We depend on employees with a diversity of thought, experience and background to keep pushing the company forward.  Diversity really does sit at the heart of innovation. This white paper takes …
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Did you know that 92% of the data breaches from the last 10 years can be broken down into just nine basic patterns?  Do you know what those patterns are?* Now, payment card and risk professionals have a new resource at their fingertips.  Learning how to protect your organization is what the new Academy of …
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MasterCard has been recognized by DiversityInc for its efforts to develop and encourage an inclusive culture and workplace.  On Tuesday evening, the publication ranked MasterCard sixth on its 2014 list of the top 50 most diverse companies. In noting the company’s efforts, DiversityInc founder and CEO, Luke Visconti, recognized MasterCard’s culture and unrelenting focus on …
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MasterCard is proud to announce that former CEO, Bob Selander, is being inducted into the Payments Hall of Fame. Selander ran MasterCard during several important moments in the company’s history including:  the creation of the first Priceless ad in 1997; the formation of MasterCard Advisors in 2001; the transition to being a public company in 2006; and the …
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