Brian Gendron
Brian Gendron

Brian Gendron

MEDIA CONTACT: Senior Business Leader, MasterCard Communications

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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.

email: Brian_Gendron@MasterCard.com
phone: +1-914-249-1284

Recent Posts

Mastercard Send Helps Leading Global Banks Deliver Faster, Cheaper and More Transparent International Payments Services to Both Consumers and Businesses Purchase, NY – October 25, 2017 – Today Mastercard announced Standard Chartered Bank as the most recent major bank integrating the Mastercard Send service to broaden their cross-border payment services. Standard Chartered Bank joins a …
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QR Codes More Prevalent in Certain Markets; Complements Extensive Investment in Contactless Payments PURCHASE, N.Y. – July 19, 2017 – Mastercard today outlined plans for greater choice in retail payments through the planned expansion of its QR-based programs. Beginning this month, the company will broaden its solutions to offer QR codes that can be scanned …
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AI-Driven Platform Engages Consumers, Facilitates Transactions and Provides a Secure Checkout Experience PURCHASE, N.Y. and SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 18, 2017 – Today at the Facebook Developer Conference, Mastercard announced Masterpass-enabled bots to drive more seamless shopping on Facebook Messenger with FreshDirect®, Subway® and The Cheesecake Factory®. The bots leverage artificial intelligence (AI) technologies …
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Connected car technology from IBM and Mastercard showcase the future of payments in the Mastercard stand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. For more information on Mastercard at Mobile World Congress, please click here.

Show delegate views a demonstration of Masterpass in the Mastercard stand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. For more information on Mastercard at Mobile World Congress, please click here.

Join Mastercard at Mobile World Congress, February 27 – March 2 in Barcelona (Booth #5D61 in Hall 5), to see and learn more about how the company is developing deeper, more intelligent commerce experiences to enhance how people live, how businesses grow and how cities function.

Directory Provides Information on Digital Vendors’ Services, Geographic Reach and Readiness to Tokenize and Digitize Card Portfolios and Launch Masterpass-enabled Wallets Purchase, NY – February 23, 2017 – As adoption of digital payment becomes more prevalent in every corner of the globe, Mastercard continues to work with its partners to create a more open, connected …
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Madrid – December 1, 2016—Mastercard today announced it will bring its Spanish customers and cardholders Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments as an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. Mastercard is working with several partners in Spain, including Banco Santander as the first bank, Carrefour as the first retailer and …
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Mastercard Digital Enablement Service ensures safe and secure payments with Android Pay Warsaw, November 17, 2016 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay service, enabling contactless mobile payments with Android-based devices, is now live in Poland. It provides millions of Mastercard cardholders in the country with yet another innovative, fast and secure way to pay, wherever …
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