SkyBank Financial Announces Acquisition of PCI Professionals
Originally from Yahoo! News.
SkyBank Financial, the leader in electronic payment processing, has announced the acquisition of PCI Professionals.
Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2012
With the addition of PCI Professional’s product set, customer base, and sales force, SkyBank Financial enhances its position as the leading strategic electronics payments company for retailers and brands of all sizes.
Philippe Houdard, founder of SkyBank Financial said, “By combining the strengths of these two entities, we intend to lead in the delivery of innovative electronic payment services and to capitalize on the rapidly shifting landscape of this industry.”
With its concentration on emerging payments technologies, SkyBank Financial remains at the forefront of evolving trends by adding new products and services to its portfolio to satisfy merchant desires for greater flexibility and lower costs. As new technologies are introduced to the marketplace such as Mobile Commerce, Near Field Communication (NFC), and EMV chip technology, SkyBank Financial continues to provide merchants with the latest advances in the industry.
Thomas Aronica, founder and CEO of PCI Professionals, is a co-owner of SkyBank Financial and has been named its CEO and president.
Todd Oretsky, co-owner of SkyBank Financial, said, “The acquisition of PCI Professionals, which has demonstrated a successful track record in deploying traditional, online, and mobile payments transactions, will significantly strengthen our ability to satisfy buyers’ needs.” Mr. Oretsky added, “Thomas Aronica is recognized as an expert in the payments industry, and with his strong operational experience, we have a great deal of confidence in the future growth of the company.”
As part of the merged entity, SkyBank Financial has also bolstered its customer service department by implementing a series of problem resolution systems and services.
About SkyBank Financial
SkyBank Financial is the leader in credit card processing services & electronic payment processing for small and mid-sized companies. Our secure solution enables companies to easily conduct transactions with credit cards, debit cards, electronic checks, ACH debit services, mobile payments, e-commerce via a free virtual terminal, recurring payments and a range of other processing services. With hundreds of millions of dollars processed annually through our partner payment network, we have consistently proven that our clients benefit from using our secure technology.