Press release

Payroc Honored as ISO of the Year by the Electronic Transactions Association

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, a leading merchant acquirer and payment processing
organization, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the
Electronic Transactions Association’s (ETA)
Star Award for Independent Sales Organization (ISO) of the Year. Chief
Integrations Officer Jared Poulson was also honored with ETA’s Star
Award for Committee Volunteer of the Year. The prestigious awards
honor individuals and organizations that have made a significant
difference in the payments industry through innovation, business
practices or contributions, and were announced last week in Las Vegas
during TRANSACT.

“It is a tremendous honor to receive the ETA’s ISO of the Year Award,
and for Jared to be recognized for his contributions as an ETA committee
volunteer,” stated Payroc CEO Jim Oberman. “Technology and innovation
have fueled impressive growth as we have become a full-service acquiring
organization,” added Oberman. “A guiding principle we never forget in
our company’s journey is that people do business with people they know,
like and trust.”

Payroc’s core values of pricing clarity, exceptional service, personal
relationships, trusted advice and individual integrity, along with
hard-work, determination and technology innovation have led to double
digit revenue growth. The company’s leadership team has deep industry
experience from working with and for an impressive list of industry
titans. An in-house support team of more than 160 representatives
directly addresses customer needs with top-notch, personable support.
ETA’s underwriting and risk monitoring guidelines are a key part of the
training curriculum for new hires, and 45 sales team members have earned
ETA’s Certified Payments Professional (CPP)

Poulson has served as both vice chairman and chairman of ETA’s
Technology Committee, and has been a vital, hardworking Committee member
for many years. Under Poulson’s leadership, the Committee has flourished
and become a source for some of the most forward-thinking discussion in
the payments industry. Additionally, the Committee has created important
resource material frequently utilized by ETA members and the industry at

About Payroc LLC

Payroc LLC, headquartered in the Tinley Park suburb of Chicago, drives
commerce for its merchants with anytime, anywhere payment solutions.
Payroc serves its referral partners and merchant clients with integrity
as trusted advisors and recognized experts in payments, providing
transparent pricing clarity, and developing personal relationships while
delivering exceptional technology. Payroc services and supports more
than 30,000 merchants throughout North America, providing stability in
payments by safely and securely processing over $10 billion in annual
charge volume. The company is a registered ISO of Fifth Third Bank,
Cincinnati, Ohio and Wells Fargo Bank N.A., Concord, California.
Integrity Payment Systems, LLC, a wholly owned Payroc company, is a
registered ISO, Member Service Provider (MSP), Third Party Servicer
(TPSV), Payment Facilitator (Payfac) and Encryption Service Organization
(ESO) of Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information,
please visit
or telephone 844-PAYROC-4.