TINLEY PARK, Ill., May, 7, 2019 (Business Wire) - Payroc LLC, a leading merchant acquirer and payment
processing organization, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Electronic Transactions
Association’s (ETA) Star Award for Independent Sales Organization (ISO) of the Year. Chief Integrations
Officer Jared Poulson was also honored with ETA’s Star Award for Committee Volunteer of the Year. The
prestigious awards honor individuals and organizations that have made a significant difference in the
payments industry through innovation, business practices or contributions, and were announced last
week in Las Vegas during TRANSACT.
“It is a tremendous honor to receive the ETA’s ISO of the Year Award, and for Jared to be recognized for
his contributions as an ETA committee volunteer,” states Payroc CEO Jim Oberman. “Technology and
innovation have fueled impressive growth as we have become a full-service acquiring organization,”
added Oberman. “A guiding principle we never forget in our company’s journey is that people do
business with people they know, like and trust.”
Payroc’s core values of pricing clarity, exceptional service, personal relationships, trusted advice and
individual integrity, along with hard-work, determination and technology innovation have led to double
digit revenue growth. The company’s leadership team has deep industry experience from working with
and for an impressive list of industry titans. An in-house support team of more than 160 representatives
directly addresses customer needs with top-notch, personable support. ETA’s underwriting and risk
monitoring guidelines are a key part of the training curriculum for new hires, and 45 sales team
members have earned ETA’s Certified Payments Professional (CPP) credential.
Poulson has served as both vice chairman and chairman of ETA’s Technology Committee, and has been a
vital, hardworking Committee member for many years. Under Poulson’s leadership, the Committee has
flourished and become a source for some of the most forward-thinking discussion in the payments
industry. Additionally, the Committee has created important resource material frequently utilized by
ETA members and the industry at large.