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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 helps organizations accelerate cash flow by optimizing invoice delivery, payments and cash application processes. Finance executives and accounts receivable specialists recommend Billtrust solutions for the cost savings and improved customer experience. want to know what Billtrust can do for you? See how these customers increased scalability, improved security, and gained a competitive advantage: http://www.billtrust.com/clients/testimonials/
Bradley Palmer, Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Cforia Software, Inc. is a global enterprise software provider, delivering industry leading working capital. Credit, Collections and Dispute automation software. Over 250 enterprises in 70 countries are managing $300 billion in A/R turn-over with Cforia today. Cforia took sixteen years of experience and released Cforia.autonomy™ in 2016, delivering the most advanced order-to-cash software available.
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
Cortera provides analytics and cloud-based workflow solutions that enable companies of all sizes to better understand their customers, suppliers and business partners. Our solutions increase visibility into the financial health of your B2B customers while keeping you informed of important changes that traditional credit reporting tools miss. Thousands of companies use Cortera's solutions to increase revenue and reduce risk.
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.
Joe Chin, Vice President of Sales
Credit2B drives productivity through end-to-end automation, leveraging online credit applications, e-references, complete bureau data, portfolio analytics, machine learning scores and data integration in a scalable, global platform. Our solution powers accurate and timely information by connecting trade creditors to their business customers and other trade suppliers, sharpening decisions through critical financials, shared trade experiences and comprehensive public filings.
Kellyanne Tavani, VP New Product Development
CreditRiskMonitor is a financial news and analysis service designed to help credit professionals stay ahead of public company risk quickly, accurately and cost-effectively. CreditRiskMonitor's CROWDSOURCING method tracks the behavior of credit managers and other subscribers from more than 35% of the Fortune 1000, plus thousands more in large corporations worldwide, which is a key input to CreditRiskMonitor's 96% accurate FRISK® score.
Dun & Bradstreet
Robert Porreca, Senior Director Dun & Bradstreet Global Product Solutions
Dun & Bradstreet grows the most valuable relationships in business. We transform information into insights you can use to make informed decisions. By uncovering truth and meaning from data, we connect customers with the prospects, suppliers, clients and partners that matter most. Nearly 90% of the Fortune 500, and companies of every size around the world, rely on our data, insights and analytics.
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, their-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.
Elaine Nowak, Director of Product Marketing & Management
HighRadius is a Fintech enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company. The HighRadius™ Integrated Receivables platform optimizes cashflow through automation of receivables and payments processes across credit, collections, cash application, deductions, ebilling and payment processing. HighRadius solutions have a proven track record of reducing days sales outstanding (DSO) and bad debt, and increasing operational efficiency so companies may quickly achieve strong ROI.
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
The Association of International Credit and Trade Finance Professionals (ICTF) is the #1 international credit management association, providing unmatched expertise: leading-edge Global Trade Symposiums, Global Business Intelligence, Benchmarking, Member Forum, Resource Center, International Credit and Country Reports, Online Education. ICTF and Thunderbird School of Global Management, ranked #1 in international business worldwide, offer the most advanced professional designations: Registered Global Credit Professional (RGCP™) and Certified Global Credit Executive (CGCE™).
Country Risk Ratings and News Analysis - a new member benefit. www.countryriskanalysis.com
International Risk Consultants
Tony Braddock, Partner
International Risk Consultants, Inc. (IRC) is a partner-held, globally integrated firm which specializes in credit insurance (both domestic and export), structured trade finance, political risk cover, and other solutions to trade and credit related concerns. IRC is U.S. headquartered with offices throughout the U.S., Brazil, Hong Kong, China (5 offices), India (Mumbai), licensed in Switzerland, and with related offices in the Middle East, Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia.
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 USS filing program, NCS provides superior service and customized solutions to meet your needs.
Michael Atkinson, Managing Director
Protiviti, a global business consulting firm, helps credit managers mitigate risk and maximize recoveries when providing credit to troubled or bankrupt companies. We assist in addressing all bankruptcy creditor issues, including defending against preference recovery actions, obtaining critical vendor status, negotiating trade terms, maximizing claims recovery, and serving as financial advisor to creditor committees and liquidating trustee for post-confirmation trusts.