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Payments eXchange Announces Results of the 2013 PX Prepaid & Payments Awards


Payments eXchange Announces Results of the 2013 PX Prepaid & Payments Awards

MISSISSAUGA, June 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Dave Hunt, Chairman of Payments eXchange released today the Winners and First Runner Ups for the 2nd Annual PX Prepaid & Payments Awards, which took place June 6(th) at the Pantages Hotel in downtown Toronto.

In making the announcement, Dave Hunt said, "I would like to personally congratulate the Winners, Runner Ups and Nominees for this year's PX Awards.  We are very pleased to note another ground breaking year for innovation, products and services, which continues to shape the gift, prepaid and payments industry, here in Canada".

2013 Prepaid & Payments Awards Results:

BEST CONSUMER FUNDED PREPAID PROGRAM

Winner: Cineplex Entertainment & Buyatab


            Cineplex e-Gift Card and Marketing Program

Runner Up:  Cadillac Fairview & StoreFinancial
            shop! card and la carte shopping!
             

BEST CORPORATE OR GOVERNMENT FUNDED PREPAID PROGRAM

Winner:     City of Toronto and SelectCore
            City of Toronto Instant Issue City Services Benefits
            Program

Runner Up:  Great West Life & Evolution 1
            Great West Life Health Solutions Plus Visa Card Program
             

BEST MARKETING CAMPAIGN

Winner:     Shoppers Drug Mart & InComm Canada
            Shoppers Drug Mart Gift Card Week

Runner Up:  Starbucks & First Data
            Starbucks $10 livingsocial Gift Card Offer
             

BEST PREPAID CARD DESIGN

Winner:     Tim Hortons & MasterCard
            Tim Hortons Roll Up The Rim Prepaid MasterCard Card

Runner Up:  Cineplex Entertainment & Cara Operations
            Cara Snap-Off Scene Points Gift Card
    BEST VIRTUAL CAMPAIGN

Winner:     Carta Worldwide
            Carta NFC Virtual Prepaid Platform

Runner Up:  uKash
            Global E-Money Network
             

BEST PREPAID INNOVATION

Winner:     Esso & Exchange Solutions
            Esso Price Protection Plan

Runner Up:  H&B Block & DirectCash
            H&R Block Advantage Prepaid MasterCard Card Program
             

BEST PAYMENTS INNOVATION

Winner:     InteliSpend Prepaid Solutions
            DirectSpend

Runner Up:  Carta Worldwide
            Carta Virtual Prepaid NFC Platform
             

LEADING GIFT l PREPAID ORGANIZATION

Winner:     Shoppers Drug Mart

Runner Up:  Peoples Trust
             

LEADING PAYMENTS ORGANIZATION

Winner:     SelectCore

Runner Up:  Moneris Solutions
             

INDUSTRY PERSON OF THE YEAR (PAYMENTS & PREPAID)

Winner:     Jeffrey Smith, President & CEO, DirectCash Payments Inc.

Further details on the Winners, Runners Ups and Judges can be found at 
www.PaymentseXchange.ca/Awards.

About the PX Prepaid & Payments Awards Canada The Payments eXchange Prepaid & 
Payments Awards (Canada) is an annual black tie gala held in Toronto, Ontario, 
Canada.  Each year, following the PX Retreat, the PX Community comes together 
to celebrate innovation, best practice and achievement in all aspects of the 
gift, prepaid and payments industry.

About Payments eXchange   Incubated in 2008, originally as an annual 
conference, in Toronto, Prepaid Exchange Canada was born in March 2011, as the 
Domestic (Local) Exchange for Global Prepaid Exchange (now GX) of the UK. 
Effectively, we are the feet on the ground to bring our industry together with 
greater regularity, precise focus on the Canadian landscape and to drive 
adoption of our respective prepaid and payments related products and services.

Our responsibility is to engage and grow our Community, where we have a 
respected platform to stimulate and educate consumers, regulators and 
stakeholders on best practices, trends, challenges and opportunities. Our well 
established dynamic and influential Community of thought-leaders, industry and 
product shapers are comprised of companies doing business here and others who 
intend to do business here, in Canada.

Dave Hunt, Chairman, Payments eXchange Direct: 905 602-0478 x227; Mobile: 416 
722-6789 Awards@PaymentseXchange.ca

Awards Information: PaymentseXchange.ca/Awards

SOURCE: Payments eXchange

To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL: 
http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2013/14/c8194.html

CO: Payments eXchange
ST: Ontario
NI: HOU ENT 

-0- Jun/14/2013 11:15 GMT

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