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

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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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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Watch and listen to a simple demo of how Syniverse and MasterCard can help international travelers keep tabs on roaming so they don’t get hit with a giant bill. http://mstr.cd/1j4n89n, for more from MWC14.

Ann Cairns, president, International Markets, says MasterCard needs to be at #MWC14 because in the future, every mobile device will be a commerce device.

MasterCard is going to Mobile World Congress, are you? Visit our digital press kit for the announcements we’ve already made – and bookmark this site, as we’ll keep updating it as the news continues to roll out of Barcelona. And if you plan on going, come stop by and say hi – Hall 5, at …
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Lisa Sangueldolce, owner of Le Dolci Food Studio in Toronto, talks to MasterCard about how accepting card payments benefits her business.