Beth Kitchener
Beth Kitchener

Beth Kitchener

MEDIA CONTACT: MasterCard Communications


Beth Kitchener is a Business Leader on the MasterCard U.S. Markets Communications team. She joined MasterCard in July 2012 with responsibility for managing regional communications partnerships with financial institutions, retailers, corporations, governments and NGOs. Beth has spent her career in technology communications, working for diverse companies and industry sectors including business consulting, ecommerce, hardware, healthcare, manufacturing, marketing, online payments, retail, semiconductors and software.

Email: beth_kitchener@mastercard.com
Phone: +1-914-249-2058

Recent Posts

Launches the Inclusive Futures Project; Partners with Digital Companies for Gig and On-Demand Workers PURCHASE, NY – January 24, 2018 – Mastercard today announced the Inclusive Futures Project, a new program committed to providing products and services specifically aimed at gig and next-gen workers. The program, announced at the U.S. Conference of Mayors by Mastercard …
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A staggering two billion adults around the globe today still lack basic bank accounts. So it’s not surprising that financial inclusion has become a critical theme for the global economy and a top priority for governments, development agencies and private sector partners. Their inclusion efforts combined have to date revolved around providing access to useful …
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Shoppers Online and Off Set Spending Record, Giving Many Retail Sectors Much to Celebrate this Year PURCHASE, N.Y. – December 26, 2017 – Mastercard SpendingPulse today reports that holiday sales increased 4.9 percent this year, setting a new record for dollars spent. This is the largest year-over-year increase since 2011 and a further indication of consumer …
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Nothing says the holidays like… delivery trucks? As the primary e-Commerce shopping period comes to a close due to shipping deadlines, Mastercard SpendingPulse reports that online shopping will play a bigger role in what’s under the tree than ever before. A new report out today finds that in 2017 e-Commerce saw the largest share of …
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Mastercard SpendingPulse today released its U.S. Retail Holiday Shopping Mid-Season Update, reporting strong growth of 3.6 percent compared to last year. In fact, 2017 is projected to show the strongest holiday season growth rates since 2010, with the overall potential to surpass 5 percent year-over-year growth.

Mastercard Assemble kicks off with a product geared toward the money management needs of millennials  PURCHASE, N.Y, – December 12, 2017 – In our fast-paced lives, each one of us is juggling a lot – careers, relationships, social events, families, the list is endless. So why should we stress about banking and trying to manage …
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Vocalink, a Mastercard company, supports The Clearing House today in launching a ground-breaking real-time payment system in the U.S. RTP is one of the most comprehensive real-time payment systems globally, and is set to transform the U.S. payments landscape The launch follows Vocalink’s successful real-time system implementation in the U.K., Singapore and Thailand LONDON, U.K. …
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PURCHASE, NY and MINNEAPOLIS. MN – Oct. 9, 2017 – Mastercard and U.S. Bank today announced that the U.S. Bank Voyager® Network is the first fleet card network to adopt the EMV M/Chip Fleet solution from Mastercard. Voyager Fleet card customers will soon benefit from the added speed and security of EMV and safeguard the …
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Together with its issuing banks, Mastercard is waiving any interchange related to donations through October 31, 2017 to a variety of charitable organizations supporting those impacted by recent natural disasters. Specific charities include: Americares American Red Cross Doctors Without Borders International Rescue Committee Mercy Corps Save the Children World Vision World Food Program USA Mastercard …
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The Eclipse Through A Child’s Eyes – #ThatsPriceless On Monday, August 21, the U.S. will witness a natural wonder 38-years in the making – a total solar eclipse. NASA calls the experience, when the moon completely covers the sun, “one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights” and it will stretch from Salem, Oregon to Charleston, South …
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