Mark Herrington, executive vice president at First Data
Published on: 09-26-2012
Mark Herrington will discuss "Universal Commerce for Today’s Connected
Consumer" on Wed. September 26 in Georgia Tech's IMPACT Speaker Series.
Herrington, executive vice president of global product management and
innovation at First Data, will speak at 4:30 p.m. in LeCraw Auditorium of the
Scheller College of Business (800 West Peachtree Street). His lecture is free and open
to the public.
Organized by Georgia Tech's
Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship, the IMPACT Series brings notable
business executives, high-tech entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and
intellectual leaders to the College.
has a wealth of experience with product innovation in high-growth,
technology-focused environments, and he is using this experience to help First
Data develop products and solutions that can be distributed globally. First
Data focuses on making it easy, fast, and secure for people and businesses to
buy goods and services using virtually any form of electronic payment.
consumers have information at their fingertips 24/7. They rely on social media,
online offers and tools, and input from various mobile channels to help them
make smart buying decisions," Herrington explains. "As shopping and
buying evolve, Universal Commerce is beginning to replace the
multi-channel model popular today. Mobile apps will serve as the hub powering
this new era of commerce – bridging the virtual and physical worlds for a
seamless shopping experience. You are at the center of this revolution in
For the full lineup of IMPACT
speakers this fall, visit the IMPACT Website.
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