Meagan Rhodes

24
Nov

@Pay Featured on KRQE News 13 (CBS)

@Pay was featured on KRQE News 13 (CBS affiliate) in their special feature about online security for payments. View the segment above or read the original article by news anchor Matt Grubs here.   … Here in Albuquerque, an online shopping ordeal during the holidays four years ago sparked John Killoran to launch develop the technology behind the company @Pay. “I

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17
Nov

@Pay Wins SXSW Scrappy Startup Challenge

Updated: @Pay is excited to announce that we’re one of five winners for the SXSW Scrappy Startup Challenge! “I think we’re looking for a variety. Who represents Albuquerque? The best, which are going to get the most benefit out of South by Southwest, will represent Albuquerque well,” said Eric Renz-Whitmore, community manager of the New Mexico Technology Council, to Albuquerque

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12
Nov

Team Building: @Pay plays Bubble Soccer

The @Pay team took a break from their computer screens for an afternoon of Bubble Soccer…and it was a blast! With our T-Rex arms tucked inside giant transparent beach balls, we waddled our way across a gymnasium court in slow motion like obese penguins. A coworker, who appeared to be fifteen feet away from you, would then send you swirling on

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5
Nov

AWeber Partners with @Pay

We are thrilled to announce that @Pay is now a featured integration with AWeber! AWeber develops and runs an opt-in email marketing service used by over 120,000 small businesses, bloggers and entrepreneurs around the globe. Their web-based tools help businesses grow by staying in touch with customers and prospects through email. We are proud to be offered as one of their solutions.

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29
Oct

Preparing for #GivingTuesday: December 2

The holiday season used to just entail Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. These days, we are marking up our calendars for even more important dates and it’s causing marketers that much work (but bringing in more revenue for retailers and nonprofits). In its third year is Giving Tuesday, which comes right after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Since it’s launch, the

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21
Oct

@Pay is Growing: New Hires

  Meagan Rhodes recently relocated to Albuquerque from Nashville and joined the @Pay team as their Digital Marketing Lead. She formerly was Community Manager and Editor of 12th & Broad Magazine (Gannett); UGC Editor of The Tennessean newspaper (Gannett); Production Manager of Nashville Arts Magazine and ArtNowNashville.com. She has served in leadership roles for many arts organizations & boards and

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20
Oct

@Pay Featured on The Huffington Post

Huffington Post tech writer Gil Laroya wrote “The Global Shopping Mall That is the Internet” for the online publication’s Business Blog and included @Pay. In the article, the writer explores the recent history of online payments — from credit cards to PayPal to @Pay. Of course, it’s difficult to discuss online payments without delving into the concern of security, especially

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16
Oct

Millennials: Reshaping Online Giving

NPR recently posted an article on their “All Tech Considered” blog about how Millennials are drastically changing how we give to nonprofits — especially online. “Millennials are spending — and giving away their cash — a lot differently than previous generations, and that’s changing the game for giving, and for the charities that depend on it,” the article by Elise Hu

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14
Oct

Getting Prepared for Holiday Online Sales

Last year, holiday non-store sales grew 8.6 percent, according to Shop.org, and last week they forecast that online sales in November and December of 2014 would grow between 8-11 percent, which could mean as much as $105 billion over last holiday season. The National Retail Federation credits this boost to consumer optimism. How can you capture this extra revenue in

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13
Oct

John Killoran + Mobile Payments Conference 2014

Watch @Pay President & CEO John Killoran as he talks bill pay, donations, and mobilizing retail at the 2014 Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago.     John Killoran of @Pay at the October 2014 Mobile Payments Conference