TAG FinTech GA 2015


TAG FinTech GA 2015


Accelerating Payments Innovation:
Convergence of the Past, Present and Future

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About Our Speakers

Join us for Georgia’s premier event in FinTech and be part of payments innovation on the fast track for the future!

High profile financial technology leaders from Georgia and across the U.S. will be leading the conversation at this year’s symposium. As always, this event brings together innovative pacesetters in FinTech for our profound, content- rich dialogue and networking sessions. Be part of transforming the payments landscape forever and help strengthen Georgia’s connection to the world of global commerce.

The symposium showcases senior level speakers and offers ample, small-group networking opportunities that will generate rich, ground-breaking discussions. This is the one FinTech event you can’t afford to miss.

Sessions Included: 

State of the FinTech Market: Latest Developments in Customer Experience, the Balance of Power, and Risk/ Regulation
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  • Margaret Weichert, National Lead - Payments, EY Advisory 
  • Wayne Johnson, Managing Director, Raymond James
  • Doug Nielson, SVP Payments Innovation, US Bank
  • Paul Bridgewater, Payments Industry Executive
  • Vish Shastry - Head, Sr. Director, Product Strategy, Visa Digital Solutions

The Internet of Things and Payments: Connected and Cashless
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  • Kurt Buecheler, SVP, Business Development & Channel Sales, Streetline
  • Vish Shastry - Head, Sr. Director, Product Strategy, Visa Digital Solutions
  • Brent Paxton - EVP, Sales & Account Management, Parkmobile USA, Inc.
  • Jeffrey Weiser, CEO, PayGo
  • Steve Latham, ‎Principal, Banyan Hills Technologies
  • Chris Thomas, Founder and Partner, Fontinalis

Innovations in Lending: How Analytics is Changing the Business of Providing Credit
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  • Peter Maynard,  SVP Enterprise Analytics, Equifax
  • James Mendelsohn, CMO, CAN Capital
  • Michael Garrity, CEO, FinanceIt
  • Rob Frohwein, Head of Kabbage 
  • Mickey Konson - COO & Co-Founder, StreetShares

POS Experience Evolution: Innovation Across the Merchant and Customer Experience
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  • Sid Singh, SVP & General Manager of Open Edge, Global Payments
  • Reggie Kimble, Business Development Lead, NCR Small Business
  • Mark Engels, Head of Business Development, SecureNet/ Worldpay
  • Norm Merrit, co-CEO, ShopKeep
  • Brian Gentry, CTO, iMobile 3 

Bitcoin: Revolutionary Monetary Shift or a Cautionary Footnote for the History Books
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  • James Ray, Managing Director Global Enterprise Accounts, Chase Paymentech 
  • Tony Gallippi, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, BitPay, Inc.
  • Kimberly Rhodes, SVP and Director of Anti-Money Laundering Compliance, SunTrust Banks, Inc.
  • Rodney Garratt, VP, Money and Payments Studies, Federal Reserve Bank of NY
  • Sheila James - Vice President of Operations, Align Commerce Corporation

Fast Pitch Sessions - Click here to view the presentation 

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Event Sponsor

Global Payments


Reception Sponsor

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Reserved Sponsors

Elavon Cherry Bekaert
Cumberland Group Deluxe Corp.
Equifax  HA&W
QTS  UK Trade & Investment



For more information, please contact Derek Howard.

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