SWACHA Announces Keynote Speaker JP Nicols @ Executive Payment Summit 11/5/2015

Dallas, TX, September 12, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Dallas-based SWACHA, one of the largest not-for-profit electronic payments associations in the country, announced today that JP Nicols, President and COO of Innosect, will present the keynote at their 2015 Executive Payment Summit in Irving, Texas, on November 5, 2015.

This event is designed to bring together top executives from community banks, credit unions and other financial institutions to discuss important issues facing the ever-changing landscape of electronic payments. Nicols, internationally recognized as a leading voice for innovation, strategy and leadership, and co-founder of the “Bank Innovators Council”, will address “Thriving in an Era of Digital Disruption.”

Nicols travels the globe extensively and will share his unique perspective about what innovative banks around the world are doing to capitalize on the intersection of innovation… and what happens when institutions avoid it. His thought leadership has been featured in top industry publications, including American Banker, BAI Banking Strategies, Investment News, Bank Innovation, and many others.

The 2015 summit will highlight the latest developments, threats and opportunities currently impacting payments. “The U.S. payments industry is undergoing unprecedented change, at a pace that is difficult to keep up with. Our members are challenged to find the right balance between innovation and ensuring a secure payments environment for their customers,” said Laura Steele, AAP, president and CEO of SWACHA. “Our summit provides a forum for executives to network with their peers, discuss the future of the industry, and hear from thought leaders who are at the forefront of fostering change within electronic payments.”

During the summit, attendees will hear about the hottest topics in the payment industry: Cyber Security Protection · Regulators and the Payments Landscape · Same Day ACH: Moving Payments Faster · Digital Disruption · Shifting Economic Winds · and more.

Additional speakers include representatives from The Clearing House, NACHA, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Capital One, the OCC, NCUA and others.

The summit will be held at The Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, 500 West Las Colinas Blvd in Irving, TX, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. on November 5, 2015. For more information, or to register visit www.swacha.org. Register early; Discount Code ELPS15 expires on 9/30/15.

About Nicols: Nicols holds a B.A. from the University of Akron, and an M.B.A. from Cleveland State University, where he conducted his research project at Buckinghamshire College in England. He also completed the Leadership Excellence executive program at the University of Minnesota, and is a graduate of the Canon Financial Institute. He is also a graduate of the College for Financial Planning, and has been licensed as a Certified Financial Planner™ since 1996.

About SWACHA: SWACHA is a leading not-for-profit Regional Payments Association celebrating 40 years of serving approximately 1,000 members across the Southwest. SWACHA is the resource of choice for financial institutions and corporations in the areas of education, training, payments system risks and knowledge about electronic payments.

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Suzanne Anderson