North America's fastest growing payment processor expands office to
address the needs of Canadian merchants
SAINT JOHN, NB, Nov. 24, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Pivotal Payments, North
America's fastest growing payment processing company, announces the major expansion of its contact centre in Saint
John, New Brunswick. This state of the art facility is now able to
provide current and new clients specialized services on an inbound and
outbound basis. Business solutions and information pertaining to
merchant services, with an emphasis on the acceptance of debit and
credit card payments at the point of sale and online will all be
offered through this location.
Pivotal Payments held the grand opening on Thursday, November 17, 2011.
In attendance were Ivan Court, mayor of Saint John, Jay Reid, Invest NB
investment officer, David Kirkpatrick, Government of New Brunswick
project executive, Steve Carson, Enterprise Saint John CEO, and Mike
Bacon, ContactNB executive director.
The integrated contact centre boasts the latest in telecommunications
technology and is equipped to handle calls from across North America.
"It is exciting for us to continue to grow our mutually beneficial
business relationship in New Brunswick, and in particular Saint John.
To that end I am very pleased to announce that we intend to hire as
many as 150 new local employees. We are committed to offering the best
merchant service and support in Canada and I am confident that our
expanded contact centre will help us to ensure we continue that
commitment," said Philip Fayer, president and CEO, Pivotal Payments.
"We look forward to continuing our relationship with the city of Saint
John since its capacity in recruiting and retaining skilled bilingual
workers is important to us," said Angelo Tiveron, the centre's general
About Pivotal Payments
Pivotal Payments is a leading provider and processor of merchant services such as credit and debit card processing, electronic check conversion,
merchant cash-advance programs, loyalty/gift card programs and terminal
management solutions. The company provides these services to small and
mid-sized retail businesses, mail order/telephone order merchants,
e-commerce, chain stores, franchises, restaurants and dealerships. With
offices across North America and the United Kingdom, Pivotal Payments
has grown to over 400 employees and over 1,200 sales partners and
serves more than 60,000 customers. The company processes over US$10
billion in annual transaction volume.
Company and product information are available at www.pivotalpayments.ca
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