|By Business Wire||
|August 12, 2013 09:05 AM EDT||
Clutch, the mobile commerce company focused on the convergence of e-gifting, loyalty programs and merchant rewards, today announced details of its participation in the Financial Mobility Summit, taking place August 13 – 14 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Clutch executives will join multiple sessions at this two-day event, which is designed to address the unique intersection of prepaid finance, mobile payments, gifting and wireless taking place today.
Following are additional details on Clutch’s presentations:
“Town Hall Meeting: Is the Mobile Wallet More Trouble Than it’s
Worth?,” Tuesday, August 13, 10:00 am (immediately following the
Andy O’Dell, chief commercial officer and co-founder of Clutch, will join panelists from Heartland Payment Systems, InComm Digital Solutions, VeriFone and Yankee Group to discuss the mobile wallet, its benefits, the very real challenges that exist surrounding it and why they’re worth overcoming.
“The Mobile Wallet in Action,” Tuesday, August 13, 12:30 pm
In a session moderated by Yankee Group Analyst Jordan McKee, O’Dell will join panelists from Blackhawk Network and CorFire in a discussion on the varying approaches to mobile wallet programs.
“Mobile Gift Card and Prepaid Boot Camp,” Wednesday, August 14,
O’Dell, along with Jordan Majkszak, vice president of loyalty and marketing at Clutch (and former director of marketing for ProfitPoint), will provide the first seven steps for getting started with a mobile wallet using a unified platform. Executives from CashStar and Card.com will also be participating in this boot camp, which is designed to teach attendees how to take their gift card or prepaid financial services program into the mobile age.
Clutch provides the only mobile platform that unites shopping, loyalty programs and gifting, delivering the most relevant offers to consumers and the most targeted customers to merchants. With its proprietary recommendation engine, the Clutch mobile app enables consumers to get the best deals, give the best gifts, and share it all with their friends and family in a single place. For more information, please visit www.clutch.com, follow Clutch on Twitter @ClutchShopping and/or like Clutch on Facebook.