Brian Gendron
Brian Gendron

Brian Gendron

MEDIA CONTACT: Business Leader, MasterCard Communications


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.

phone: +1-914-249-1284

Recent Posts

MasterCard and Samsung, in partnership with financial institutions and mobile network operators worldwide, plan to complete similar service rollouts over the next year, including launches in Turkey, Russia and the Ukraine in the first quarter of 2014.

Today marks an exciting chapter for mobile payments. Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) becomes the first bank globally to offer our Mobile MasterCard® PayPass™ (contactless/”tap and Go”) technology on Samsung’s Galaxy S4 smartphones. Read full press release. For CommBank MasterCard cardholders, this means they will be able to securely load and store payment account credentials on select …
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