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 heads up many of MasterCard’s internal and external video stories and overall story lines.

Recent Posts

To tweet this news, copy and paste http://newsroom.mastercard.com/?p=53704 to your Twitter handle with the hashtag: #pricelessberlin Berlin, July, 15, 2015 – Today Berlin became the second German city to join the global Priceless® Cities Program. In addition to the attractiveness of Berlin as a tourist destination, a variety of other factors tipped the scales: the capital is a growing …
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MasterCard is an Official Patron of The Open Championship  in St. Andrews, Scotland this week and invites cardholders to be a part of this historic event, if not in person, then via social media. The #HatsOfftoTom tribute on Thursday will produce some great images, for which Chief Marketing Officer Raja Rajamannar will be on hand. This is the last-ever …
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Watch this short video to see how, over the past 18 years, MasterCard’s iconic Priceless campaign has evolved and grown. At the same time it has remained true to its core insight that experiences matter more than things.

Check out our blog: http://newsroom.mastercard.com/2015/07/07/5-money-tips-for-international-travel/

May 4 through May 8 is Small Business week in the U.S., and recent research shows it’s actually a pretty big deal. Sarah Quinlan, senior vice president, MasterCard Advisors, says every month small business retail sales have a return 3% to 5% ahead of total retail sales. Quinlan says the price of gasoline has dropped 28.5% …
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Once again, MasterCard earns a perfect 100 from the Human Rights Campaign, 2015 Best Places to Work, Corporate Equality Index. The CEI is a national benchmarking tool used to evaluate corporate policies and practices around lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Some ways MasterCard supports the LGBT community include: participating in the annual PRIDE marches; …
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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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