Now Accepting Submissions for the 2017 MRC Technology Awards
17 November 2016
NOMINATE YOUR COMPANY FOR THE MRC TECHNOLOGY AWARDSOn 16 November, the Merchant Risk Council, the leading global trade association committed to safe and profitable eCommerce, opened nominations for their annual MRC Technology Awards to recognize solution providers making significant contributions in the fraud, payments and risk industries.
Through 10 January 2017, the MRC is accepting nominations for their 2017 MRC Technology Awards! All submissions will have the chance of winning in two categories, Industry Choice and People's Choice.
The Industry Choice MRC Technology Award recognizes the merit of new, innovative solutions being offered in the fraud, payment and risk industries. Each submission will be judged by an independent panel of experts. Each year the MRC selects a unique panel of industry experts to review the MRC Technology Award submissions and determine finalists. The finalists are will be featured in a video presentation of their products at MRC Vegas 2017 where attendees will witness the award ceremony.
The People's Choice MRC Technology Award recognizes the excellence of products in the fraud, payments and risk industries. Each submission will be featured on the MRC Technology Awards website and the public will have the chance to vote on all submissions beginning on 16 January. Voting will remain open until the start of MRC Vegas 2017. The top 5 finalists will be featured in a video presentation of their products at MRC Vegas 2017 where attendees will witness the award ceremony.
Winners will be presented their awards at a ceremony during MRC Vegas 2017 on 16 March. This year the MRC is offering the winner of the Industry Choice Technology Award a free year of MRC membership, a $15,000 value. The winner of the People's Choice Technology Award will receive sponsorship rights of the 2018 METAwards presentation, including valuable stage time during the general conference.
"The MRC Technology Awards pay tribute to significant and groundbreaking achievements in eCommerce, recognizing organizations surpassing industry standards and providing a benchmark for excellence," said Danielle Nagao, MRC CEO. "The MRC Technology Awards are regarded as the most distinguished acknowledgment in the fraud and payments sector. We look forward to receiving extraordinary submissions for 2017."
The MRC invites global solution providers, third-party vendors, card brands, processors and acquirers to submit nominations for the 2017 MRC Technology Awards. Developments may include: measuring, monitoring or mitigating card-not-present fraud, advancing data security, improving online payments acceptance and processes, etc.
For information about the MRC Technology Awards or to apply, visit the MRC Technology Awards website today!