Jordan Stewart to Represent Signature Card Services at Upcoming InterNext Expo

(Burbank, CA) – Signature Card Services, an industry-leading payment processing service provider, announced that it has added Jordan Stewart to its executive team to strengthen its sales efforts and back Signature’s next phase of development in the specialty risk market.  Stewart will be representing Signature at the InterNext show in January and is looking forward to forming new partnerships and re-connecting with his longstanding industry associates.

Stewart is well known and deeply respected in the adult community for his commitment to providing exceptional value and outstanding service to merchants and agents alike. In his new role, he is planning to build upon Signature’s 20 years of experience working with VOD, camming, novelty, and dating sites while bringing his own deep understanding of the space and welcoming personality to the table.

“Signature is a well-thought-of company with a solid merchant-centric business model and 20 years of service in the high-risk space,” said Stewart. “I am pleased to join the Signature family and the executive team and look forward to creating exciting new opportunities for my existing industry friends while also focusing on building new relationships.”

Jordan Stewart can be reached at 888-334-2284 ext. 243 or jstewart@signaturecard.com

About Signature Card Services

Named one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. Magazine, Signature Card Services, a 20-year-old provider of payment processing services, offers affordable, convenient, and secure payment processing solutions to retail, ecommerce, mobile, mail/telephone order, and home-based businesses. Signature Card Services is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), and the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC).

For further information about Signature Card Services, please call 888.334.2284 or visit signaturecard.com

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Sam Avello has been appointed as President of Signature Card Services

(Burbank, CA) Signature Card Services has announced the appointment of Sam Avello as the company’s President to support the next phase of its fast-paced growth. Avello is an accomplished payments industry veteran who brings extensive leadership experience to his new role.

 

“It’s an honor to join with the Signature team and begin this new journey to position Signature as one of the foremost leaders in the merchant processing space,” said Avello.

 

Prior to Signature, Avello worked for First Tennessee Bank, The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), and several other ISO’s. In the past 15 years, he has built, redesigned, and reengineered numerous direct and indirect sales organizations domestically and each time exceeded goals and expectations. His wide array of experience gives him the progressive edge to oversee all of Signature’s day-to-day business operations.

 

“We are thrilled to have someone of Sam’s caliber joining Signature,” said Cliff Teston, CEO of Signature Card Services. “His in-depth knowledge of the payment space and career experience give us the advantage we need to continue our strong growth momentum as more merchants become aware of the value that Signature delivers. His leadership experience not only complements the direction in which we are heading, but his overall energy matches that of our company. We are confident his presence will further strengthen our position as an industry leader.”

 

About Signature Card Services

 

Named one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. Magazine, Signature Card Services, a 20-year-old provider of payment processing services, offers affordable, convenient, and secure payment processing solutions to retail, ecommerce, mobile, mail/telephone order, and home-based businesses. Signature Card Services is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), and the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC).

 

For further information about Signature Card Services, please call 888.334.2284 or visit signaturecard.com

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Signature Card Services Appoints Jordan Stewart as VP of Business Development

 

(Burbank, CA) – Signature Card Services, an industry-leading payment processing service provider, announced that it has added Jordan Stewart to its executive team to strengthen its sales and agent support efforts.  Stewart is an accomplished payments industry professional who brings extensive agent support experience to back Signature’s next phase of growth.

“Signature is a well-run and fast-growing company with a solid agent-centric business model,” said Stewart. “I am pleased to join the Signature family and the executive team and look forward to creating exciting new opportunities for our independent agents to generate new business that we can all benefit from.”

Stewart is well-known and deeply respected in the payments industry for his expertise and commitment to agents’ success, and he comes to Signature Card Services with 6 years of experience in the payments industry, with 3 of those years serving as an executive for another large Merrick Bank ISO.

“We’ve been extremely successful in addressing ever-changing market needs for innovative payment solutions. It has allowed us to remain at the top of our game and to provide our agent partners opportunities to expand their reach,” stated Cliff Teston, President and CEO of Signature Card Services. “Adding Jordan to our team will further advance our positioning in the industry, will allow us to provide improved support offerings to a larger market and to continue our strong growth momentum.”

Jordan Stewart can be reached at 888-334-2284 ext. 243 or jstewart@signaturecard.com

About Signature Card Services

Named one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. Magazine, Signature Card Services, a 20-year-old provider of payment processing services, offers affordable, convenient, and secure payment processing solutions to retail, ecommerce, mobile, mail/telephone order, and home-based businesses. Signature Card Services is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), and the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC).

For further information about Signature Card Services, please call 888.334.2284 or visit signaturecard.com

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Signature Card Services Celebrates 20-year Anniversary

 

(Burbank, CA) – Signature Card Services, an industry-leading payment processing service provider, has spent the last 20 years delivering on-time residual payments and high profitability per account for its independent agents.  To celebrate this milestone anniversary, Signature Card Services is offering a $2,000 bonus to new agents who close 20 applications through the end of December.

 

Founded in 1997 by payments industry veterans Kirk Allen, Christine Bednar, and Cliff Teston, today Signature Card Services is a leading provider of payment processing services that has developed a reputation for empowering its agents and setting them on the path to successful entrepreneurship.

 

“For the last 20 years, we have demonstrated our commitment to making a positive impact and helping our business partners build their financial independence,” said Jordan Stewart, Signature’s VP of Business Development. “We look forward to continuing to expand our agent program by attracting the best and the brightest in the industry through our 20th anniversary bonus campaign.”

 

For further information about the $2,000 bonus program, please contact Jordan Stewart at 888-334-2284 ext 243 or jstewart@signaturecard.com

About Signature Card Services

Named one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. Magazine, Signature Card Services, a 20-year-old provider of payment processing services, offers affordable, convenient, and secure payment processing solutions to retail, ecommerce, mobile, mail/telephone order, and home-based businesses. Signature Card Services is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), and the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC).

For further information about Signature Card Services, please call 888.334.2284 or visit signaturecard.com

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Signature Card Services Named one of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies

(West Hollywood, CA) – Signature Card Services, the leading payment processing company, today announced that it was named one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. magazine. The company is a new addition to the 35th annual Inc. 5000 list, an all-inclusive look at America’s independent entrepreneurs with notable alumni such as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, GoPro, Timberland, Clif Bar, Patagonia, and Oracle.

“We are proud to be recognized as one of America’s fastest-growing companies by Inc. magazine and are humbled to be in great company with so many outstanding organizations,” said Cliff Teston, the company’s President and CEO. “The fact that we are considered one of America’s fastest-growing companies after 20 years in business is a huge accomplishment.”

The 2016 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 23), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 433%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years, or about 8% of all jobs created in the entire economy during that period. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

Methodology

 

The 2016 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2012 to 2015. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2012. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2015. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2012 is $100,000; the minimum for 2015 is $2 million.

About Inc. Media and the Inc. 500/5000

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. It is the winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. The total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly – from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today.

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success.

About Signature Card Services

Signature Card Services, a 20-year-old provider of payment processing services, offers affordable, convenient, and secure payment processing solutions to retail, ecommerce, mobile, mail/telephone order, and home-based businesses. Signature Card Services is a member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB), the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), and the Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC). To learn more, please visit signaturecard.com.

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Signature Card Services and NSDB Form Partnership to Enable Voice Biometric-based Authentications

(Los Angeles, CA and Sydney, Australia) December 22, 2014 –Signature Card Services, award-winning payment processing provider, and NSDB, a boutique, internet technologies incubator, have agreed to form a joint venture, vocaONE, aimed at helping payment organizations improve the quality of authentication processes with the use of voice biometrics. vocaONE will develop solutions and services that will significantly improve the dependability of authentication processes and achieve greater security. The company will be headquartered in Los Angeles, CA and will focus its business operations initially in the U.S. market, with global expansion planned in the future. Continue reading

Signature Card Services to Support QDI Dealers with the EMV Migration.

(West Hollywood, CA) – Signature Card Services, the industry’s leading payment processing services provider, announced that it will be the preferred and recommended vendor for QDI, one of the nation’s largest master distributors of wireless and wireline products and services. Through this agreement, Signature Card Services will be providing full support in converting QDI’s extensive roster of stores’ to the new chip card acceptance standard, known as EMV, as well as providing payment processing services.   Continue reading

Signature Card Services Partners With BARBinc to Deliver Payment Solutions

Signature Card Services (http://www.signaturecard.com), the industry-leading payment processing services provider, has become the exclusive payments solutions partner for BARBinc (http://www.barbinc.com), which provides marketing and technology solutions for the barber and salon industries. Following this announcement, BARBinc will market Signature Card Services’ credit card processing solutions to its extensive roster of owner and manager members. Continue reading

Signature Card Services Chooses Alternative Payments to Give Global Access to Merchants

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Signature Card Services (www.signaturecard.com) is proud to announce its partnership with Alternative Payments (www.alternativepayments.com), a PCI-compliant provider of global alternative payment methods.

Merchants of Signature Card Services are now able to capture sales from all EU countries and several emerging markets. These alternative payment solutions provide instant access to customers they wouldn’t have access to by accepting only traditional credit cards. More than half of EU online shoppers do not use credit cards for e-commerce purchases. By offering alternative payments, smart merchants can get a piece of the growing European market which is forecasted to be over EURO300 billion ($413.2 billion) by 2016. The European e-commerce marketplace has overtaken the U.S. for each of the past three years. Local and familiar payment types are preferred by consumers in the EU and emerging markets. Now with the alternative payment solutions, merchants of Signature Card Services can capture global sales. Continue reading