American Express Launches Small Merchant EMV Assistance Program at New York Event

Small Business Expert Gene Marks Moderates Panel Addressing the Impact of the EMV Initiative on Small Merchants

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WHAT  

After being announced last October by President Obama, American Express’ Small Merchant EMV Assistance Program will officially kick-off this month. The New York launch event for this educational and financial support program will include:

 

• Gene Marks-led discussion with payments experts on the impact of EMV to small merchants

 

• Live, hands-on demo of the latest point-of-sale systems for EMV

 

• A special preview of the upcoming EMV tour with a first look at American Express’ Fraud Squad

 

 
WHO

Anré Williams, President of Global Merchant Services at American Express

 

Gene Marks is a columnist, author, and small business owner. He writes daily on business, politics and public policy for The Washington Post, and weekly for Forbes, Inc., Entrepreneur and The Huffington Post.

 

Norm Merritt, President and Co-CEO of ShopKeep, a provider of point-of-sale systems to small merchants

 

Craig Ludwig, Senior Director of Product Management for TSYS’ Merchant Services segment

 

Phil Kafarakis, Chief Innovation and Member Advancement Officer at the National Restaurant Association

 

Robert Torigoe, Manager of The Little Hair Shoppe, a hair salon in New York City

 
WHEN Friday, February 27, 2015 – 11:30am – 1:30pm
 
WHERE ROOT Studios / DRIVE-IN

443 West 18th Street (between 9th and 10th avenues)

New York, NY 10011
 
RSVP   Claudia Lombana  

 

 

Lauren Wright

claudia@ccgroupnyc.com

or

lauren@ccgroupnyc.com

415.871.4686

201.637.1153

 

Contacts

for American Express
Claudia Lombana, 415-871-4686
claudia@ccgroupnyc.com
or
Lauren Wright, 201-637-1153
lauren@ccgroupnyc.com

Contacts

for American Express
Claudia Lombana, 415-871-4686
claudia@ccgroupnyc.com
or
Lauren Wright, 201-637-1153
lauren@ccgroupnyc.com