Tampa, FL – December 12, 2014 – Following a win for the Tampa Bay Technology Forum’s ‘Innovative Project of the Year,’ Fintech was awarded first place in their category from the Tampa Bay Business Journal (TBBJ) for its 2014 Corporate Philanthropy Awards. The awards luncheon, which highlighted outstanding corporate sanctioned giving and volunteer programs in the community, took place December 11 at the A La Carte Pavilion in Tampa, Florida.
The leader in providing electronic data and payments for the alcohol industry, Fintech has always been committed to contributing to Tampa Bay’s economy through providing educational opportunities that inspire growth from kindergarten to career, so as to retain students within the Tampa Bay job market and community. Fintech also strives to embrace, encourage and support the personal missions and other community involvement of their employees.
Fintech’s CEO, Scott Riley said “Being recognized as a philanthropic leader in the community is a great honor. It highlights our dedication to supporting the Tampa Bay community and cultivates a culture in which our employees are encouraged to support causes throughout the area.”
Fintech, competing in the 51-100 Employees category, was recognized as the top philanthropically minded business in the category, while Raymond James took honors in the 500+ Employees category. Championing over 20 organizations throughout the year, Fintech and its employees work tirelessly to support a variety of causes including The Bridge Scholarship component of Step Up for Students, USF College of Business, Alpha House, Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Chi Chi Rodriguez Foundation, and many more.
For more information about Fintech, please visit www.fintech.net.
Fintech, a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Best Business of the Year winner located in Tampa, Florida, provides electronic data and payments to the alcohol industry, eliminating the need to pay alcohol purchases by cash, check, or money order and simplifying data into actionable reporting that helps businesses make smarter purchases. Fintech is the only EFT provider that is compliant and available for use in all fifty states and now works with more than 2,300 alcohol distributors to serve over 300,000 relationships nationwide. For more information visit www.fintech.net and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Fintech’s Blog.