I am extremely pleased to be working with Xavier as the new Vice President at WSAA and am also excited to have Mia being promoted to the board of directors; both are extraordinarily dedicated and hardworking.
San Diego, California (PRWEB) January 16, 2012
The Western States Acquirers Association is pleased to announce that Xavier Ayala has been elected Vice President and Mia Hyun, of Mobius Payments, has been elected as a Director. The Association also welcomes two new advisory board members, Patrick E. Ford and Linda Grimm.
Prior to their newly elected positions, Ayala served as a Director on the WSAA board of directors and Hyun served as an advisory board member. The two new advisory board members are knowledgeable and experienced members of the bankcard industry. Ford is the Senior Vice President of Client Relations for TSYS Acquiring Solutions and Grimm is the newly appointed Director of Consulting Services for CSR (Formerly CSRSI).
“I am extremely pleased to be working with Xavier as the new Vice President at WSAA and am also excited to have Mia being promoted to the board of directors; both are extraordinarily dedicated and hardworking,” commented Steve Eazell, President of the Western States Acquirers Association. “I also want to welcome aboard two outstanding industry leaders to the team. Pat and Linda, ‘we are privileged to have you’.”
About Western States Acquirers Association
The Western States Acquirers Association (WSAA) is a not-for-profit, non membership organization dedicated to creating an independent forum explicitly designed for the purpose of educating, networking and helping to create an environment of solidarity within the merchant bankcard acquiring field. It is completely self-governing and staffed by volunteers dedicated to accomplishing these goals. We fund each of our events solely on the revenue generated through Vendor and Exhibitor sponsorship and minimal Attendee registration fees. Vendors/Exhibitors are identified as those organizations or individuals that primarily sell to the Acquiring Industry. Attendees are defined as Financial Institutions, Independent Sales Organizations, or Individuals that primarily sell acquiring related services directly to the Retail Industry. WSAA is open to all who want to attend these Seminars. For more information about WSAA visit http://www.westernstatesacquirers.com
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