Sphere, Parent of Anovia Payments, Launches at Money20/20

Company leading evolution in integrated payment solutions with technology-driven commerce platform that’s fully flexible with existing business systems

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 23, 2018) – Sphere, a premier provider of end-to-end integrated payments and security software, makes its debut this week at Money20/20. Founded by executives from some of the largest payment companies and backed by Waud Capital Partners, Sphere delivers a technology-forward integrated commerce platform that makes it easier to securely connect with customers and facilitate their payment transactions. With the recent acquisitions of TrustCommerce and Anovia Payments, Sphere now enables customers within healthcare, parking, education and other key industry verticals to securely accept payments via any omni-channel environment and integrate into enterprise core systems for a seamless, simple and frictionless experience.

“Our name, Sphere, truly reflects our commitment to providing continuous, integrated commerce solutions that are secure and completely surround our customers’ existing business systems,“ said Steve Rizzuto, chief executive officer of Sphere. “We are committed to transforming payment technology by focusing on simple, highly integrated, client-centric solutions across diverse vertical industry ecosystems.”

Powered by TrustCommerce, the leading provider of secure payment processing, Sphere’s end-to-end technology-driven solutions offer businesses of all sizes the confidence of knowing transactions are safe, secure and backed by best-in-class customer service. Sphere delivers secure integrated payment solutions to enterprises and merchants across the United States, Canada, and Australia.

According to Andrew Rueff, executive chairman of Sphere, the technology and software platform combined with the experience of the executive leadership team is what sets Sphere apart from its competitors. “Sphere is truly guided by proven industry leaders and visionaries,“ said Rueff. “The reputation of our senior leaders and their existing relationships in key verticals, in tandem with our intuitive software platform, make Sphere the trusted partner for all commerce activity.”

To learn more, visit www.SphereCommerce.com.

About Sphere

Sphere, through the acquisitions of TrustCommerce and Anovia Payments, is a leading provider of end-to-end integrated payments, security software, payments gateway and merchant acquiring products and services. Sphere serves a variety of companies from large, complex enterprises to small local businesses across a range of end-markets, including healthcare, restaurant, retail, parking, education, transportation, and insurance. Headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., with offices in New York, Orange County and Dallas, Sphere is a Waud Capital Partners private equity company.