JetPay CEO Diane (Vogt) Faro Receives Women in Payments® Distinguished Professional Award
Source: Nasdaq GlobeNewswire / 16 May 2018 14:02:00 Europe/London
ALLENTOWN, Pa., May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JetPay Corporation (“JetPay” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:JTPY) announced Diane (Vogt) Faro, CEO of JetPay Corporation, was awarded the Women in Payments® Distinguished Professional Award at the fifth annual Women in Payments® USA Awards Dinner Monday evening in Arlington, Virginia. The event honors and celebrates achievements of women across the payments industry. The Distinguished Professional Award is a lifetime achievement award recognizing a leading woman who has made significant contributions to the payments industry – an acknowledged trend-setter, role model, and positive contributor.
In four decades in payment services, Ms. Faro has accumulated an impressive resume, including President of National Benefit Programs, President of First Data Global Merchant Services, and CEO of Chase Merchant Services LLC.
Ms. Faro was appointed CEO of JetPay in May 2016, after serving on its board of directors for two years. JetPay is a leading single vendor provider of vertically integrated payments, human resource and payroll solutions. Utilizing state of the art technology, JetPay designs and delivers to its customers and partners unique and cost-effective payment solutions for organizations of all sizes.
When Ms. Faro joined the Company, she brought a new vision of simplified business solutions that would unite the Company’s Payment and HR & Payroll Segments under a “One JetPay” umbrella. Under her leadership, JetPay delivered an increase in consolidated revenues of 35.0% in 2017, including a 44.5% increase in Payment Services revenues.
Ms. Faro is passionate about leadership development, with a special focus on mentoring female professionals. She is one of the founding members of Women’s Networking in Electronic Transactions (Wnet), a national organization that provides networking and growth opportunities for women in the payments industry. Ms. Faro has also served on the Wnet board since its inception in 2005.
About JetPay Corporation
JetPay Corporation, based in Allentown, PA, is a leading provider of vertically integrated solutions for businesses including card acceptance, processing, payroll, payroll tax filing, human capital management services, and other financial transactions. JetPay provides a single vendor solution for payment services, debit and credit card processing, ACH services, and payroll and human capital management needs for businesses throughout the United States. The Company also offers low-cost payment choices for the employees of these businesses to replace costly alternatives. The Company's vertically aligned services provide customers with convenience and increased revenues by lowering payments-related costs and by designing innovative, customized solutions for internet, mobile, and cloud-based payments. Please visit www.jetpay.com for more information on what JetPay has to offer or call 866-4JetPay (866-453-8729).
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Peter B. Davidson
Vice Chairman and Corporate Secretary
Gregory M. Krzemien
Chief Financial Officer