Jennifer Stalzer
Jennifer Stalzer

Jennifer Stalzer

MEDIA CONTACT: VP, MasterCard Communications


Jennifer Stalzer joined the MasterCard communications team in 2007, shortly after the company went public to support corporate communications as it related to investor relations, issues management and other corporate-related news. In 2010, as the digital communications lead, she introduced digital marketing to the worldwide communications team, and established MasterCard's corporate social media and owned digital publishing strategy and ecosystem. The award-winning MasterCard Engagement Bureau is active in 7 regions and 12+languages.

Today, Jennifer works closely with the office of the Chief Marketing & Communications Officer to support thought leadership and all things Priceless, the company's renowned advertising and marketing platform. Her team also looks after communications in support of the Company's safety and security products and services.

Jennifer Stalzer is a graduate of North Carolina State University. She believes in a world beyond cash, and lives a mostly cash-free life in Rowayton, Connecticut, where she lives with her husband and two boys. Follow her @TheDigitalJen

Phone: +1-914-249-5325

Recent Posts

Mastercard and World Rugby renew Rugby World Cup™ partnership PURCHASE, N.Y. and TOKYO – June 7, 2017 – Mastercard renewed with World Rugby as a Worldwide Partner for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan, it was announced today. The agreement continues a relationship originally kicked off in 2011, as the tournament makes its first-ever appearance …
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The passionate voices of fans at Rugby World Cup 2015 have inspired even the professionals to get involved. Watch as the opera turns oval for #RWC2015.

Rugby legend Jonah Lomu treated Covent Garden, London, to one of the most powerful and moving displays in world rugby, the haka. Lomu lined-up alongside The Ngāti Rānana London Māori Club and participants to deliver a Priceless Surprise to the people of London.

Today, Mastercard unveiled the next-generation biometric card. The cardholder dips the card into a retailer’s terminal while placing their finger on the embedded sensor. The fingerprint is verified against the template and – if the biometrics match – the cardholder is successfully authenticated and the transaction can then be approved with the card never leaving …
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Michelle van Schalkwyk, head of brand at Pick n Pay, pays for her shopping using her fingerprint to authenticate the transaction during the first global trial of the Mastercard biometric card in South Africa. For more information, please view our full press release:

Mastercard has unveiled the next generation biometric card that combines chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. For more information, please view our full press release:

South African Trials Demonstrate Convenience and Security JOHANNESBURG AND PURCHASE, N.Y. – April 20, 2017 – Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. South Africa is the first market to test the evolved technology, with two separate trials …
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Samsung announced today the world’s first authentication technology using iris scanning technology on a mobile phone to verify online purchases. One of the new, innovative features on the Samsung Galaxy 8 phone is iris scanning technology, enabling the phone to offer the latest biometric modality to Mastercard Identity Check Mobile users, popularly known as Selfie …
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