Global Payments Selected as Better Business Bureau's Payment Technology Provider in Canada

October 27, 2016


TORONTO & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, is pleased to announce agreements with Better Business Bureaus across Canada, offering payment technology services to their more than 15 thousand Accredited Businesses.

Global Payments has signed referral agreements with Better Business Bureaus serving Mainland British Columbia, Southern Alberta and East Kootenay, Central and Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Northwest Ontario, Western Ontario, Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais and the Atlantic Provinces.

"We are pleased to work with Better Business Bureaus throughout Canada to offer leading payment technology services to their Accredited Businesses," says René Bélanger, President, Global Payments Canada. "In Canada, Global Payments is Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited, adhering to the BBB's Standards for Trust. We look forward to supporting the Better Business Bureaus with educational information, expert advice and our comprehensive suite of innovative payment solutions."

"Our relationship with Global Payments is a new opportunity for our Accredited Businesses to gain even more value from their association with us," says Danielle Primrose, Chair of the Canadian Region of Better Business Bureaus. "For over 100 years, BBB has strived to build relationships with organizations that share our vision and mission to advance marketplace trust. With that in mind, Global Payments Canada is a great fit as a new affinity partner for payment technology services."

About Global Payments

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 8,500 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with merchants and partners in 30 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil. For more information about Global Payments, our Service. Driven. Commerce brand and our technologies, please visit

About BBB

For more than 100 years, Better Business Bureau has been helping people find businesses and brands they can trust. In 2015, people turned to BBB more than 172 million times for BBB Business Reviews across North America, all available for free at BBB is the resource to turn to for objective, unbiased information on businesses. There are over 100 local, independent BBBs across the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Global Payments Inc.
Investor contact:
Isabel Janci, 770-828-8478
Media contact:
Amy Corn, 770-829-8755
BBB Media Contacts:
BBB serving Mainland BC
Evan Kelly, 604-488-8702
BBB Serving Southern Alberta and East Kootenay
Leah Brownridge, 403-531-8793
Better Business Bureau serving Central and Northern Alberta
Ron Mycholuk, 780-488-6632 ext. 233
BBB of Saskatchewan
Karen Smith, 306-352-9259
BBB serving Manitoba and NW Ontario
Len Andrusiak, 204-989-9011
BBB serving Western Ontario
Ashley Casselman, 519-673-3222 ext. 209
BBB of Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais
Claudette Drisdale, 613-233-3562
BBB serving Atlantic Provinces
Peter Moorhouse, 902-425-8357

Source: Global Payments Inc.



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