The unfolding COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting back-office operations. Work-from-home mandates, quarantines and illness are making it harder for organizations to perform daily tasks. One of the challenges that organizations face during the crisis is how to pay suppliers. Staff may not be able get into the office to cut checks. The CFO may want to preserve working capital. Suppliers may need accelerated payment to stay afloat in the increasingly volatile economic environment.
If your organization is looking for strategies for paying its suppliers during these turbulent times, IOFM invites you to join us for this special town hall meeting for accounts payable professionals.
A panel of experts will share best practices and proven approaches to determining when and how suppliers get paid. Polling questions will provide you with glimpse into the challenges your industry peers are facing, and how they are overcoming them.
President, Brousseau & Associates
Over the past 26 years, Mark Brousseau has established himself as a thought leader on accounts payable, accounts receivable, payments and document automation. A popular speaker at industry conferences and on webinars and podcasts, Brousseau advises prominent end-users and solutions and services providers on how to use automation to improve document- and payments-driven business processes. Brousseau has chaired numerous educational conferences and has served on several industry committees and boards. He resides in Center City Philadelphia with his wife and three sons.
Vice President | Payables Product Line Group Manager, Fifth Third Bank
Adam Keck has been with Fifth Third for 8 years and has spent the last 5 in Product Development. In the past 5 years Adam has led the inception, design, and launch of several Payables products including, most recently, Expert AP. Products launched have incorporated the following components: Invoice Digitization, Dynamic Discounting, Commercial Card, ACH, and Check Outsource. Currently Adam is the Payables Product Line Group Manager, responsible for a team that covers, Commercial Card, Expert AP, Paymode-X, and Integrated Payables.
Chief Marketing Officer, Tipalti
Rob Israch brings over 15 years of marketing experience to Tipalti. Most recently, Rob served as VP, Global Marketing Programs at NetSuite where he led global branding, demand generation, and international marketing over the past 8 years, helping to guide the company through 10X+ revenue growth, from private company through IPO to cloud ERP market leader. Previously, Rob held a variety of marketing management roles at Intuit and GE. Rob earned a Marketing degree at University of Florida, Warrington College of Business.
Senior Vice President, Comdata, Corporate Payments
Meitra Aycock joined Comdata in 2010 and serves as the Senior Vice President of Operations of Comdata’s Corporate Payments division, where she brings an extensive background across multiple leadership positions in operations and product management.
As part of the Mastercard team at Comdata, she provides strategic direction and development around new client implementations, vendor enrollment and customer service.
Meitra holds an MBA from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and a BA from Davidson College.
Senior Vice President of Supplier Services, AvidXchange
After holding leadership positions at Tesla, eBay, Capital One, Visa and Barclays UK, Denise now drives supplier-side growth and customer value for AvidXchange.
Denise is an expert on innovation in payments, creative relationship building and analyzing data to solve customers’ pressing problems. She has garnered extensive knowledge through both national and international global customer experience positions and played a key role in helping companies, and their customers, adopt the latest technology solutions, including going paperless, leveraging mobile, and incorporating virtual assistance.
Executive Vice President of Sales, Transcard
Bob Sneed is the Executive Vice President of Sales at Transcard. The fast growing financial technology company is on a mission to simplify payments for businesses as well as their employees and customers. Our purpose is to take the complex and make it easy by moving money and information seamlessly for companies across a wide variety of payment applications including virtual accounts, push-to-card, ACH, RTP and others.
Bob is responsible for the sales initiative and plays a strong role in strategic partnerships for Transcard. He has held executive leadership positions with WEX, Vendorin and Comdata. As an executive with over 30 years of experience in the payments industry he has a proven record of success credited to his ability to lead clients to a customized solution best suited to both their current and future needs.
This town hall is provided free of charge and underwritten by a sponsor.
Following the town hall, you may be contacted by the sponsor with information about their products and services.
Thank you for registering for the on-demand town hall: IOFM Virtual Town Hall Meeting: Strategies for Paying Suppliers During the COVID-19 Pandemic, sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, Tipalti, Comdata, AvidXchange and Transcard. A confirmation email will be sent shortly with access to the on-demand materials.