Former Chase Paymentech VP Brandon Allard Joins Tidal Commerce As Executive Vice President Of Business Development

Tidal Commerce is a merchant solutions company that focuses on helping small and medium sized businesses grow. 

Merchant solutions company Tidal Commerce today announces it’s hired former Chase Paymentech VP Brandon Allard as its new Executive Vice President of Business Development. Allard has more than a decade of experience in the payments space, and has held executive roles at industry giants Chase and Pivotal Payments.

Tidal Commerce is a merchant solutions company that focuses on helping small and medium sized businesses grow. The company provides a wide array of credit card processing and merchant services –  including smart payment terminals, payment gateways, Point of Sale systems and compliance systems and they serve all industries including, retail, restaurants, healthcare, e-commerce, non-profits and more.

“At Tidal Commerce, we were on the look-out for someone with experience in building and managing a sales team in this industry,” said Tidal Commerce CEO Drew Sementa. “Mr. Allard has years of experience in building and managing sales teams in payments, and will be a driving factor in making the market aware of the great payments solutions we offer.”

With Allard on board, Tidal Commerce can better position itself to achieve its mission of developing tools that help SMBs manage and grow their business. The announcement also underscores the fact that Tidal Commerce is attracting the best talent in the industry – and this is especially important as the payments industry is rapidly evolving. In-store mobile payments are predicted to reach $503 billion by 2020, reflecting a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 80% between 2015 and 2020.

“I am honored to be joining the Tidal team and excited to help lead the company in achieving their goal to become a household name in the Fintech industry,” said Allard. “I have been looking for a company that truly cares about their employees and clients with a focus on transparency, integrity and doing the right thing. I have found that here at Tidal Commerce.”

Tidal Commerce is a cloud-powered credit card processing and merchant service provider working to save merchants money and scale their growing business. Tidal offers a wide variety of payment processing solutions for merchants of all sizes. With over a decade of industry experience and an A+ Rating from the BBB, Tidal is trusted by over 1000 merchants and processes over $1B annually. Find out more at tidalpay.com.