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Paul Catalano, President & COO
At ABC-Amega, we believe successful business relationships come down to promises being kept. Since 1929, we have helped companies make good on the commercial debts they’re owed through global third-party debt collections, first-party collections outsourcing (SoftCall®), industry credit group management, and educational services.
Certified by the CCA of A and CLLA/IACC, ABC-Amega is proud to be a long-standing CRF Platinum Partner.
Marc Gerstel, President
A.G. Adjustments (AGA) is a global Commercial Collection Agency whose services include 3rd party debt collection, A/R Management Outsourcing, etc. Our professional recovery team works diligently to return the maximum net dollars to you, in the shortest time possible, while maintaining your public image.
ARMS, F&D Reports, Creditntell
Kevin Slack, President
Founded in 1967, the Information Clearinghouse family of business is engaged in "deep dive" financial analyses, credit consultative services, trade payment evaluation and public abstract monitoring with respect to industry-specific Public and Privately Held Companies.
Dan Nies, Vice President of Sales
Billtrust accelerates cash flow by automating credit decisioning and monitoring, invoice delivery, payment capture, cash application, and collections. Billtrust customers improve operational efficiency across the credit-to-cash spectrum via a flexible and integrated cloud-based solution set. Finance executives and A/R specialists love and recommend Billtrust for the remarkable cost savings, ease-of-use, process efficiency, and improved customer satisfaction rates.
Bradley Palmer, Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Cforia Software, Inc. provides Order-to-Cash software featuring Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation, Credit, Collections, Cash Application, A/P and Customer Portals, Dispute Workflow and Collaboration, Resource Optimization, Financial Shared Services Support, Order Hold/Release Management, Multi-Languages/Currency and Global Parent/Child risk roll-up across multiple billing systems. Over 250 enterprises in 117 countries are managing over $325 billion in A/R turn-over with Cforia Software. Cforia.autonomy™ delivers Next Generation Working Capital improvement.
Commercial Collection Agencies of America
Annette M. Waggoner, Executive Director
Commercial Collection Agencies of America, the premier association for commercial collection agencies, elevates the standards of the commercial collection industry by providing a superior certification program.
Member agencies adhere to a strict code of ethics, meet rigorous requirements set by an independent standards board and provide the highest level of professional service while collecting billions of dollars for creditors worldwide.
Nick Longo, Director of Data Network
Discover the Unexpected. With over 25 years in financial services, Cortera understands the vitality of commercial credit to economic growth. Through their network of smarter business intelligence, customers are uniquely able to predict opportunity and risk from client acquisition to payment. Companies are empowered with analytical insights in minutes. For more on the fastest growing commercial data network, visit cortera.com.
Credit & Management Systems
John Sargent, President
For over 30 years, Credit & Management Systems, Inc. has delivered industry leading automated solutions for B2B credit and collections. Our CMS CreditSuite cloud-based platform offers immediate decisions for credit approvals, user definable credit risk scoring, collection tracking, and dashboard driven workflows for account and portfolio management.
Dun & Bradstreet
Craig Planson, Vice President of Sales
Dun & Bradstreet, the global leader in commercial data and analytics, enables companies around the world to improve their business performance. Leveraging our proprietary Live Business Identity and the Dun & Bradstreet Data Cloud to fuel our Finance Solutions, we deliver insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses.
Chipman Macdonald, Business Development Channel Manager
Equifax Commercial Services is a trusted leader in business and consumer information with unmatched expertise on small businesses, providing organizations the insights and efficiencies needed for timely, confident decisions. We deliver actionable answers to help you acquire new customers, strengthen relationships, mitigate financial risk and optimize processes for profitable growth.
Dan Meder, VP Product Management
Experian's Business Information Services provides industry-leading predictive insights to organizations integrated directly into their customer lifecycle, helping them mitigate risk and improve profitability. Our business databases provide comprehensive, third-party-verified information on US and International companies, with unparalleled depth of data on small and mid-sized businesses.
Mike Shields, Business Line Executive, Receivables
FIS' GETPAID solution empowers credit and collections to drive significant financial and operational results. Featuring full process automation, workflow, artificial intelligence, credit, cash application, deduction and dispute management, EIPP, collections, and detailed analysis and reporting. FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, providing software, services and outsourcing technology that empowers the financial world. FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries.
Bill Weiss, Vice President, Business Development – Credit & Collections
HighRadius is a Fintech enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company. The AI-powered HighRadiusTM Integrated Receivables platform reduces cycle times in the order-to-cash process through automation of labor-intensive tasks across credit, electronic billing and payment processing, cash application, deductions and collections. For more information visit www.highradius.com.
IAB Solutions LLC
Tim Powell, VP Sales & Marketing
IAB Solutions LLC is a nationwide service provider focused on the resolution, recovery and management of deductions and accounts receivable disputes. Working independently and adapting our approach to fit each unique situation allows us to recover the maximum possible dollars, increase our clients' cash flow and productivity, and maintain and promote the goodwill of their customers.
Aneta Spilman, CAE, President & COO
ICTF is the #1 international credit management association, providing unmatched expertise, leading-edge educational programs, benchmarking, worldwide credit reports, country risk ratings and more. ICTF and Thunderbird School of Global Management offer the Essentials of International Credit and Trade Finance online course, leading to the Registered Global Credit Professional (RGCP) designation and the Advanced International Credit and Trade Finance course, leading to the Certified Global Credit Executive (CGCE) designation. I invite you to join and get involved!
JLT Specialty USA
Tony Braddock, Vice President Trade Credit & Political Risk
JLT Specialty USA is the U.S. platform of the leading specialty business advisory firm, Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group. JLT’s Credit (Structured Credit, Trade Credit & Structured Surety), Political, Security (Political Violence, Terrorism, K&R), and CPS practice are experts at working with companies with global sales and operations to identify, assess, and mitigate risks.
Robert Unger, Senior Director Product Management and Strategic Initiatives
NACHA is a nonprofit organization that convenes hundreds of diverse organizations to enhance and enable electronic payments and financial data exchange. Through development of rules, standards, governance, education, advocacy, and in support of innovation, NACHA’s efforts benefit the providers and users of those systems. NACHA also offers payment consulting services and payment products.
Craig Slimmer, Director of Sales & Marketing
Since 1970, NCS has been the leader in providing credit professionals throughout the U.S. and Canada with proactive solutions to secure receivables, minimize credit risk and improve profitability. Specializing in commercial collections, the preparation and filing of mechanic's liens and a full-service UCC filing program, NCS provides superior service and customized solutions to meet your needs.
Michael Koehler, Senior Solution Architect
Serrala is an international provider of solutions for inbound and outbound payments and related finance processes. Serrala optimizes the universe of payments for organizations that seek efficient cash visibility and secure financial processes. With a suite of future-proof end-to-end payment solutions we provide efficient and secure optimization of financial processes. The robust solutions offer a flexible range of technological diversity including cloud and hybrid deployment options and managed services, for both SAP and multiple ERP systems.
John McLeod, CMO
VersaPay leads as a cloud-based invoice-to-cash solution provider, enabling businesses to get paid faster, streamline financial operations, reduce DSO and costs, and provide a superior customer experience.
VersaPay ARC is the new standard in accounts receivable automation, facilitating efficient collections, cash application, and real-time insight into a business’ accounts receivable.