Sponsors 2017

Diamond Level

Raise is the world’s largest marketplace for buying and selling gift cards online. Consumers can join Raise to save on gift cards for 3,000+ brands and sell unwanted gift cards for cash. Raise uses proprietary technology to facilitate secure transactions and offers a 1 Year Money-Back Guarantee on all cards.

While primarily peer-to-peer, Raise is now partnered with over 100 of the 250 largest retailers in the nation to drive customer acquisition and capture new market share. By using Raise as an incentive marketing platform, merchants can attract shoppers that buy gift cards for self-use, guaranteeing future spend in stores or online from loyal customers.

By enabling retailers to connect directly with customers through a more targeted approach, Raise is establishing itself as a new type of digital payment and continuing to focus on innovation around the future of retail currency.

Platinum Level

Valid provides complete card solutions. Valid manufactures, personalizes, and fulfills physical gift cards for in-store, B2C, and B2B programs.

Virtual Incentives (VI) provides incentive solutions proven to increase engagement, strengthen brand awareness and maintain customer loyalty. Founded in 2008, VI partners with industry leading businesses, including more than 40 Fortune 100 companies. VI is the leading provider of Visa rewards and Visa® virtual accounts and offers Virtual MasterCard® accounts as well as eGiftCards from more than 600 merchants around the world. By simplifying order and delivery processes, solutions provided are cost-effective, flexible and completely customizable. With VI, rewards can be delivered globally and superior customer service is provided to both customers and their clients.

Gold Level

Bouxtie Inc develops innovative FinTech Solutions for the global prepaid industry. We cultivate strategic partnerships to drive FinTech innovation. Our B2C Platform is called FlexCard and our B2E platform is called FlexAwards.

FlexAwards is recognition and promotions platform designed to deliver a unique gifting experience. FlexAwards makes it easy for companies of any size to create their own branded digital gift card, personalize with a logo, message, image, or video for instant delivery. FlexAwards saves time and money while delivering a more impactful and personalized experience to one recipient or many. Add your brand to our rewards catalog today.

Businesses today are undergoing a major transition and they need all the help they can get. At Maritz Motivation Solutions, we design and implement comprehensive customer loyalty, sales incentive, and employee engagement programs that tap into peoples’ deepest values and needs. Backed by the science and development of the Maritz Institute, our approach turns people into enthusiastic, permanent brand advocates, top salespeople and engaged employees. Our platforms encompass a full persuasive design and gamification approach that captures personalized experiences built on analytics to create tailored programs that help drive our clients’ business goals. And all of our loyalty, engagement, and incentive programs are supported by Maritz’s personalized campaigns, segmented and strategic communications, world-class e-commerce platform, gift cards, merchandise, travel, experiences, and rewards that encourage goal-setting and promote active engagement. We’ve helped global companies discover, understand, and align themselves with their customers’ desires, creating emotional connections that keep competitors out. Join us.

MPS is a global provider of gift and credit card products and packaging solutions for the branded and healthcare markets. Our expertise crosses over into any market that can benefit from our dedication, ingenuity, and follow-through.

National Gift Card Corp. has been the industry’s choice for gift card solutions for more than a decade as a leading gift card provider for thousands of corporate and non-profit clients. We maintain an extensive inventory of gift cards from over 450 international brands in the retail, restaurant and prepaid card arenas to fulfill in the USA, Canada, and Europe.

Silver Level

JP Business Solutions (JP) is a nationwide leader in providing customized document management and workflow solutions. We operate throughout the United States with print, distribution, and storage facilities strategically located across the country, delivering efficient fulfillment at the lowest possible cost for our customers. Our core competency is superior document management backed by our nationwide, best-in-class order, inventory, service, and distribution systems—resulting in a total information management solution.

O.C. Tanner, a global employee reward and recognition leader, helps thousands of the world’s most respected companies appreciate people who do great work. Every bit of technology we develop, every award we design, everything we do helps people dream bigger and reach higher. Clients around the globe use our employee recognition solutions to attract and keep talent, improve employee engagement, drive performance goals, communicate vision and values, increase employee wellbeing, and create experiences that fuel the human spirit. We help companies from Boston to Bangalore become great places to work. In 2015, our solutions helped 28 clients make the Fortune 100 Best Places To Work For list (which we made as well). If you want your organization to be a place where great things happen, where employees make a difference, where people feel appreciated and can’t wait to come to work in the morning, we should talk. We’re on a mission to make sure people who do great work are the most celebrated people of all. Join us. Learn more at octanner.com.

The Retail Gift Card Association is the trade association that represents the closed-loop gift card industry. The Association’s mission is to protect, promote and enhance the use of retail gift cards. RGCA members abide by a Code of Principles that supports consumer-friendly policies for the purchase and redemption of closed-loop gift cards. RGCA’s membership is comprised of retailers from all sectors and including restaurants, general merchandise, apparel, sporting and leisure, and non-store retailers, as well as non-retailers who have interest in furthering the closed-loop gift card industry. For more information, visit us at www.theRGCA.org

Tango Card is a digital reward and incentive provider for employee, partner and consumer engagement. Access their global catalog of desirable e-gift cards, donations and prepaid rewards which is bundled with easy-to-use delivery technology and expert program support. Deliver rewards in bulk, one-off, or automate via API.

Travel Tags, Inc. is a leader in card printing, personalization, fulfillment, card packaging and specialty print. We offer award-winning design and manufacturing expertise in creating custom programs from concept design to individual consumer personalization, packaging, Store Replenishment, B2C and B2B fulfillment. To request a free sample kit, visit www.traveltags.com.