|By Business Wire||
|August 29, 2013 02:23 PM EDT||
Equinox Payments, LLC, a leading payments solutions provider, today noted the second anniversary of its founding since its separation from Hypercom Corporation in August 2011. Equinox remains the second-largest provider of payment terminals and related technologies in North America.
“This anniversary represents a solid milestone for us,” said Equinox Chairman and CEO Patrick Hazel. “Equinox begins its third year with fresh technologies, strong financial results, tremendous customer support and an exceptionally innovative team of professionals capable of navigating today’s complex world of payments.”
“Equinox has re-established itself as an important supplier and trusted advisor in the U.S. market,” adds Mr. Hazel, “and with well over one million terminals already in use, and new products and services highly aligned with our customer’s interests beginning to populate key vertical markets, we have positioned Equinox for long-term growth in the U.S. and internationally.”
Equinox continues to invest in the leadership needed to drive its long-term success. Payment industry veterans Stuart Taylor and Tony Walsh have recently joined the Equinox team as Chief Product Officer and Vice President, Middle Market Group, respectively.
Mr. Taylor has extensive global payments product management and marketing experience having previously held senior executive product management and marketing roles as Vice President and General Manager of Global Marketing at VeriFone, Vice President of Marketing at Hypercom and Vice President of Product Management and Marketing at ViVOtech.
Mr. Walsh has built a highly productive track record in senior sales and business development roles for Ingenico, First Data Corporation, Elavon, and Retalix.
Mr. Hazel noted that “Stuart and Tony represent the steady progress we have made in building a thoughtful and experienced leadership group capable of delivering our growth and performance objectives. We are pleased to welcome them to our Equinox team as we start our third straight year of continued growth and progress.”
Equinox Payments, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, is the second-largest provider of payment terminals and related technologies in the United States. Equinox is increasingly positioned as a thoughtful and trusted resource that assists payment sector participants keep pace with rapid change the industry is facing. Beyond payment acceptance hardware, Equinox is now enabling cloud-based convergence between retailers, payment processors, smart data, and payment credentialing systems all within highly secure solutions. Equinox’s more than 200 employees are driving technical innovation across the payment landscape through its market-leading retail and payment processing clientele. www.equinoxpayments.com
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