Since its inception in 1997, FirsTech has proudly participated
in the Utility Payment
Conference-exploring industry trends and sharing ideas through
discussions. Topics included:
The event, which was held in Baltimore,
Maryland on October 20-23, provided us the opportunity to showcase
our innovative mobile solutions by engaging attendees in an
To enter to win a tablet, Melody Lashmar, Executive Vice
President, and Phillip
Skaggs, Senior Vice President of Business Development, invited
attendees to try our mobile product. Here's how it worked:
Using an iPad and WIFI, we enrolled
attendees into the mobile payment platform, right at the booth.
Attendees who registered received bill due notices via text
messages on their mobile phone.
The feedback we received on our mobile
solution was overwhelmingly positive. Participants were impressed
that a mobile payment could be so:
Attendees were excited that this functionality could be
connected seamlessly to their current secure website-eliminating
the need to develop a separate app for every operating system. We
demonstrated the technology using every mobile phone imaginable,
including: BlackBerry®, iPhone®, SAMSUNG®, MOTOROLA®, Microsoft®,
Additional benefits identified by
In addition to the tablet giveaway, which was awarded to the City of Garland, Texas, Ameren won a $25 Busey MasterCard®
Gift Card, which is the financial holding
company of FirsTech, just for visiting us at the UPC.
Whether you prefer online and mobile capabilities or traditional
solutions, FirsTech can confidently meet all of your payment
processing needs with our comprehensive suite of capabilities. For
a complete look at our products and services, visit firstechpayments.com.