payCLT 1/18/2019: Scott Tivey "Payments Strategy is the New Marketing Strategy: Assisting Merchants in the Frictionless Future.”
Scott Tivey is a serial entrepreneur and payments expert who’s been called “the CEO’s Secret Weapon.” With over 20 years in the Payments industry, Scott’s unique insights stem from his having had experience from the perspective of a merchant, a processor, and a consultant.
Using his proprietary technologies, Scott’s payments optimization firm CNP-Solutions has: created over $2.5 Billion dollars in profitability for merchant clients like Nationwide Insurance, Guthy Renker, and Meredith Publishing; contributed over $100 million dollars to the bottom-line of acquiring banks; and performed RFPs for companies like Fox Entertainment Networks and SONY. CNP-Solutions enjoys over 125 industry partnerships, including 11 of the world’s top acquiring banks. With roots in IT as a systems designer, Scott has contributed to the patents of the continuous service model and it’s card-processing, order management, and fulfillment systems.
Scott is the co-founder CTO/CPO of FinTech Payments Corp. He has had a successful exit to SeaCoast publishing, and sits on the Board of Advisors for Sezzle. Scott lives in Connecticut with his wife and co-founder Michele, and their two children.