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IAEE Announces New Partnership with BluePay

October 18, 2017

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE) is proud to announce its partnership with BluePay, an industry-leading electronic payments provider. As the only payments partner for IAEE, BluePay’s best-in-class technology, coupled with its award-winning support, is guaranteed to add value to IAEE members by providing a secure, streamlined and cost-effective credit card and ACH acceptance solution.

BluePay is an experienced payments partner in the meetings and events space, teaming up with well-known leaders including Maritz, Destinations International (DI), and Experient.

“We are thrilled to partner with BluePay and be able to offer these award-winning services to our members,” said IAEE President & CEO David DuBois, CMP, FASAE, CAE, CTA. “BluePay affords the opportunity for members to save substantial money on processing fees with an added layer of data security, and allows IAEE to provide additional services to members through our preferred partner program. BluePay will have a presence in the IAEE pavilion at Expo! Expo! in San Antonio, TX this 28-30 November to answer questions during exhibition hours.”

“As a merchant account provider and a technology company, BluePay is unique because we can truly provide an all-in-one payment solution,” said Juan Ortiz, Executive Vice President of National Sales at BluePay. “Our proprietary gateway technology allows us to offer US and Canadian members a merchant account, payment gateway and ACH processing all through one company. By consolidating vendors and streamlining the payment process, we can ultimately make IAEE members more efficient from both an economical and operational standpoint.”

BluePay is excited to connect with member organizations at Expo! Expo! IAEE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2017 on 28-30 November in San Antonio, Texas. The event will provide a great platform to understand members’ payment processing challenges and help them realize the benefits of working with an all-in-one payment processing partner.

About BluePay
BluePay is a leading provider of technology-enabled payment processing for merchants in the United States and Canada. Through physical POS, online, and mobile interfaces, as well as CRM and ERP software integrations, BluePay processes business-to-consumer and business-to-business payments while providing real-time settlement, reporting, and reconciliation, along with robust security features such as tokenization and point-to-point encryption. BluePay is headquartered in Naperville, Illinois, with offices in Chicago, Maryland, New York, and Toronto. For more information, follow BluePay on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and LinkedIn, or visit

About IAEE
Trusted since 1928, IAEE provides quality and value to its members through leadership, service, education and strong relationships. IAEE is the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry in the world, with a membership of show organizers, exhibitors and exhibition suppliers. Organizers of more than 20,000 exhibitions and buyer-seller events around the world are members of IAEE, and the organization advocates and promotes the awareness of face-to-face exhibitions and events as the primary medium for business development and growth. IAEE provides relevant, timely, and innovative education to its members and the industry. IAEE recognizes its strategic partners: 4imprint, a2z, Inc., BearCom, Buttine Exhibition Insurance, Convention News Television (CNTV), Delta Airlines, Mexico Tourism Board, New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau, Orange County Convention Center, Streampoint Solutions and Synchronicities (Visit Anaheim, Visit Baltimore and Visit San Antonio). Visit for more information.


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