Traxpay, the business-to-business (B2B) real-time financial transactions
company, has been named as a finalist for a 2013 Innovator Award in the
category of Best B2B Payments Innovation. One of five finalists in their
category, Traxpay is being recognized as a leader in the payments
is open now through March 7 on PYMNTS.com with the winners being
announced during a live ceremony hosted by The Office’s B.J.
Novak on March 21 at The Innovation Project, a two-day program that will
challenge the way that the payments and broader commerce ecosystem
thinks, develops, and ignites innovation. Traxpay is being recognized
for delivering world's first real-time, 24/7 financial transactions
platform and network for B2B electronic payments, anywhere, anytime, and
with full data enrichment.
“Emerging from stealth mode in mid-2012, we set ourselves extremely
ambitious goals for what we wanted to accomplish over the next year, and
not only did we surpass those targets, but managed to move forward at
even faster pace than anyone anticipated,” said John Bruggeman, CEO,
Traxpay. “Being selected as a finalist for B2B Payments Innovation Award
2013 is a strong vote of confidence for the Traxpay solution and
reinforces the enthusiasm customers and partners have shown as we’ve
collaborated to bring much needed innovation to the B2B payments domain.”
The Innovation Project 2013 delegates include senior executives and
elite innovators from every aspect of the payments and broader commerce
ecosystem, worldwide. The Innovation Project is hosted by PYMNTS.com,
the leading source of news and content on “what’s next” in payments
innovation, and is taking place on March 20-21 at Harvard University.
One of its five modules includes pairing industry CEOs with external
thought leaders such as Al Gore (former U.S. VP), Steve Levitt
(Freakonomics), Eric Reis (The Lean Startup),
Rosie Rios (U.S. Treasurer), Russell Simmons (Rush
Card), Raj Date (CFPB), and Josh Lerner (Architecture
of Innovation) to challenge the conventional wisdom around what it
will take to get merchants and consumers to adopt new ways to shop and
pay. Warren Buffett is the program’s keynote.
For more information on Traxpay and its real-time B2B financial
transactions platform visit www.traxpay.com.
To see the list of other finalists and to vote, click
here, and to request an invitation to participate as a delegate
please visit theinnovationproject2013.com.
Traxpay is redefining the B2B payments landscape with the world’s first
real-time financial transactions platform capable of handling payments
24/7. Minimizing risk for companies large and small, Traxpay enables
customers to safely and securely accelerate and optimize cash flows,
liquidity, and working capital with unparalleled visibility and control.
Traxpay is privately held and is headquartered in Mountain View,
California, with R&D operations in Cologne, Germany.
About The Innovation Project
Over 2 days, 100 speakers and 500 senior members of the payments
industry will change the way that the payments and its broader commerce
ecosystem thinks, talks, delivers and ignites innovation. On March 20th and
21st the greatest minds in commerce and payments will
assemble at Harvard University near Boston to kick the conversation
about innovation up to an entirely different level at a program called The
Innovation Project. Speakers and delegates are among the most senior
executives and elite innovators from literally every established
payments company worldwide, along with the CEOs of the most innovative
startups in the space. One of its five modules includes pairing industry
CEOs with external thought leaders such as Al Gore (former U.S.
VP), Steve Levitt (Freakonomics), Eric Reis (The
Lean Startup), Rosie Rios (U.S. Treasurer), Russell
Simmons (Rush Card), Raj Date (CFPB), and Josh
Lerner (The Architecture of Innovation) to challenge
the conventional wisdom around what it will take to get merchants and
consumers to adopt new ways to shop and pay. Warren Buffett is
the program’s keynote. The Innovation Project also hosts the
industry’s 2013 PYMNTS.com Innovator Awards, given to 15 of the
industry’s top innovators over dinner, which this year will be emceed by
B.J. Novak of The Office and will introduce delegates to 40 of
the hottest “next generation” payments innovators.
PYMNTS.com is reinventing the way in which companies in payments share
relevant information about the initiatives that shape the future of
commerce and make news. This powerful B2B platform is the #1 site for
the payments industry by traffic and the premier source of information
about “what’s next” in payments. C-suite and VP level executives read it
daily for these insights, making the PYMNTS.com audience the most
valuable in the industry. It provides an interactive platform for
companies to demonstrate thought It provides an interactive platform for
companies to demonstrate thought leadership, popularize products and,
most importantly, capture the mindshare of global decision-makers. It’s
where the best minds and best content meet on the web.