North American Bancard’s conference simplifies payments; amplifies earnings

TROY, Mich., November 11, 2019 – North American Bancard Holdings (NAB), a multifaceted and award-winning payment solutions provider, recently hosted its second annual partner event, Transcend. Leading influencers in the payments ecosystem including resellers, card issuers, ISVs, consultants and thought leaders gathered in Boca Raton, Florida for the conference. Transcend is where innovations in the payments industry meet real-world business solutions.

Transcend 2019 featured an opening state-of-the-company panel discussion from North American Bancard’s executive team including: founder and CEO, Marc Gardner; chief administrative officer, Dave Greenberg; chief financial officer, Kirk Haggarty; and chief experience officer, Jim Parkinson. NAB’s leadership shared insight on the company growth, industry-wide consolidation trends and the sustainability path for future success.

"Transcend 2019 was a resounding success," said Ryan Malloy, senior vice president of Partner Sales at North American Bancard. "We introduced innovative product solutions, curated customized learning opportunities for our Sales Partners and showcased industry-leading insight that position our partners with the most comprehensive toolkit for an evolving merchant marketplace. We’re extremely grateful to our sponsors, partners and vendors that participated in Transcend 2019 and made it such a success.”

Partners, attendees and sponsors were treated to an unforgettable experience that included several product announcements, a look into the future of the payment processing landscape and valuable networking sessions centered around growing Sales Partners’ merchant portfolio.

The products and solutions announced at Transcend included:

  • The Payanywhere POS+ – This countertop, tablet-based point of sale is designed to transform how business is done by bringing a smart point of sale to the countertop checkout experience.
  • Same Day Funding – This new and highly-anticipated feature will be rolling out soon.
  • Payments Hub, Payanywhere Inside, and Sales Partner Portal apps – The new apps will have merchant-facing versions (Payments Hub and Payanywhere Inside) and our fully redesigned Sales Partner Portal (Sales Partner-facing) version.
  • Salido – The modern, cloud-based POS and restaurant management system will soon be available for Sales Partners to offer to their hospitality merchants.

“Transcend is a first class event that delivers leading industry insight and solutions that help us better serve our merchants," said Clay Fishman, managing partner at Agent Payment Solutions. "North American Bancard goes to great lengths to ensure its Sales Agents are educated, supported and prepared to offer products and solutions that will not only grow a merchant's business, but the Sales Partner's portfolio, as well. Transcend is an event that I'd highly recommend for all industry Sales Agents and NAB Partners to attend."

Transcend featured keynote presentations delivered by Chris Gardner, an entrepreneur, motivational speaker and author of the New York Times Bestseller “The Pursuit of Happyness,” and Ryan Estis, a top-performing sales and leadership professional. Transcend was capped off with a private concert from former Journey lead vocalist, Steve Augeri.

About Transcend

Transcend is where innovations in the payments ecosystem meet real-world implementation. C-level executives, innovators and influential speakers gather to explore ways in which businesses can be best positioned for growth and success through the payment experience. Transcend pairs tools with the right conversations to help professionals and organizations curate solutions in an ever-changing business landscape.

About North American Bancard

North American Bancard Holdings (NAB) is an innovative payment technology company that's reimagining the payment experience for the evolving merchant economy. With its own secure, international processing platform, NAB provides end-to-end transaction solutions, eliminating the need for multiple vendor relationships by combining the functionality of an ISP, merchant acquirer, gateway, front-end, and back-end processor. NAB’s diversified product solutions enable all globally preferred payment methods in mobile, online, and in-store environments. As North America’s sixth largest non-bank acquirer, NAB serves more than 350,000 businesses and processes more than $45 billion in electronic payments annually. For more information, visit