BOSTON, Mass. – April 10, 2014 – ROAM (www.roamdata.com), an Ingenico company and the leading mobile commerce platform provider, announced today that Scott Goldthwaite, Senior Vice President of Operations, received the Electronic Transaction Association (ETA) Star Award for Committee Volunteer of the Year. Goldthwaite was presented this award at the TRANSACT 14 President’s Dinner in Las Vegas on Wednesday night.
As a key member of the ETA’s Technology Committee, Goldthwaite is responsible for identifying current and emerging technology-related issues and assisting with communication of these issues to the membership. The committee provides information on technology trends and applications to ensure that ETA is established as a valued information source for members and for the industry.
The annual ETA Star Awards recognize individuals and companies that have made a significant difference in the payments industry through innovation, business practices or contributions to the association. As one of the ETA Star Awards’ most prestigious categories, the Committee Volunteer of the Year is awarded to the person who has dedicated extraordinary time and effort to his or her committee, ensuring its overall success.
With over 15 years of experience in driving business growth for technology-focused companies in the payments industry, Goldthwaite has become a recognized leader in this space. In his role as the Senior Vice President of Operations for ROAM, Goldthwaite is responsible for aligning ROAM’s operations and business processes with the needs of its rapidly expanding global customer base.
“As this industry continues to evolve, it’s incredibly exciting and rewarding to work with such a diverse group of leaders from all levels of the payments community to help further ETA’s strategic goals,” said Goldthwaite. “Each and every one of the committee volunteers is instrumental in helping formulate strategies and solutions that move the electronic payments industry forward, and I’m extremely honored to be recognized among so many of my peers for my contribution to the association.”
ROAM, an Ingenico company, helps merchants get to market quickly with secure, cost effective and powerful mobile point of sale solutions, regardless of the technology environment. ROAM’s “powered by” mCommerce platform provides the hardware peripherals, applications, tools and services enabling companies worldwide to realize the benefits of using mobile to reinvent their interactions with their customers and to create new business efficiencies. Founded in 2005, ROAM is a pioneer in the mobile POS space, having produced and distributed the industry’s first secure mobile card reader and today powers mobile point of sale solutions for many of the leading companies in this market, globally. For more information, visit www.roamdata.com.