BluePay Provides Concession Gift Cards and Transaction Services at PGA Tour Event

Merchant account provider BluePay offers payment processing for restaurants at Travelers Championship Tournament

/ CHICAGO - BluePay, a leading provider of small business, enterprise and restaurant credit card processing, is partnering with Global eTelecom Inc. (GETI) to provide concession gift cards and volunteer meal cards for the Travelers Championship Golf Tournament. BluePay will also be processing all transactions made by volunteers and patrons at the event, which will be held from June 18th to 24th, 2012.

"BluePay is very proud to have been chosen to handle all of the volunteer gift cards and payment processing for the tournament food vendors at this year's Travelers Championship Golf Tournament," said Kristen Gramigna, chief marketing officer at BluePay. "This is the third year we have been the exclusive processor to handle transactions at the tournament, and we are looking forward to another successful event!"

Tournament tickets include a gift card preloaded with a 10 dollar balance, redeemable at multiple onsite vendors. Volunteer workers also receive 10 dollar cards for each day they work. Guests perceive the cards as an added value, while vendors appreciate the increased revenue.

In addition to payment processing for restaurants, BluePay's merchant account solutions include ACH processing, payment gateways, electronic billing and invoicing, tokenization, end-to-end encryption and more. GETI is a premier electronic check, ACH and gift/loyalty card processor.

"At BluePay, we are committed to offering fast, easy and secure payment processing solutions everywhere - from websites to retail stores to special events," said Gramigna.

About BluePay: Providing the highest level of data security in the industry, BluePay ( makes U.S. and Canadian credit card processing simple and fast. BluePay is a full-service, Tier 1 credit card processor based in Naperville, Illinois, with offices and data centers located across the U.S. The firm leverages extensive industry experience and a comprehensive suite of credit card merchant processing services to provide a complete system of credit card processing solutions with competitive rates. Follow BluePay on Twitter ( for company and credit card processing industry updates.

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