From August 6-8, prepaid gift card industry leaders will meet as part of the fifth annual Prepaid Press Expo (www.prepaidpressexpo.com
) in Las Vegas. The two-day conference, which will be held at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, will feature a keynote address from InComm Senior Vice President of Sales, Frank Squilla, as well as a town hall meeting focusing on major topics affecting the industry.
Session topics will include coverage of the following topics:
•The marketing and distribution of long distance prepaid, debit, and general purpose reloadable (GPR) gift cards
•Digital gifting and loyalty
•The state of the prepaid phone calling industry
•Opportunities in wireless and virtual services
Additional speakers from InComm, Charge Anywhere, Giftango Corporation, NetworkIp, Fiserv, Prepaid Resources, Auris Technologies, Lunex Telecom, Paymentez, First Data, and other companies will also be in attendance. Mercator Advisory Group’s analysts will also lead a special three-session on the Alternative Financial Service Market during the conference.
Prepaid Press Expo conference director Arlene Hauben hopes the event will be especially successful in fostering interaction among attendees, speakers and experts.
"We have developed a unique format that provides critical information to retailers, distributors, technology companies, and program managers on how to thrive in the rapidly changing prepaid market," says Hauben. "The audience has the ability to participate one on one with the speakers and experts."