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edatanetworks USA Inc. and RBS WorldPay Announces a Gift Card with Built In E-Philanthropy - First of It's Kind

December 12, 2007: edatanetworks USA inc. announces today they have signed a multi-year agreement with RBS Lynk to develop and launch a Visa® gift-card program that will operate within the Automated Cause Marketing (ACM) technology.

The first implementation of the gift-card program will be at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ, where edatanetworks recently launched its ACM technology branded St. Joseph’s allRewards. The new St. Joseph’s allRewards gift card will be marketed to hospital staff, friends and supporters. In addition, the gift card will be available for purchase at the hospital and selected events by consumers who care and recognize that their everyday spending can support life-saving programs at St. Joseph’s. When consumers use their new Visa® gift card at Joseph’s allRewards Merchant Partners additional donations will be generated to the St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center. Visit www.stjosephsallrewards.com for more details.

"We are proud to have an agreement with RBS Lynk. They are not only a well respected institution; they also share the vision of building technology that benefits the community," said Kathy Droeske, Executive Vice President of Strategic Alliances for edatanetworks Inc.

"Our relationship with edatanetworks enables RBS Lynk to offer a solution that is simple, transparent and seamless to card holders, while providing a compelling alternative to traditional gift card offerings,"" said Asif Ramji, senior vice president of Prepaid and Loyalty Sales for RBS Lynk.

"The St. Joseph’s allRewards gift card program is a dream come true for St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. We are thrilled to have the support of edatanetworks and RBS Lynk. They clearly understand that community support is critical to our ability as a non-profit hospital to provide world-class medical care. The St. Joseph’s allRewards gift card is a great way for the community to support St. Joseph’s while enjoying the shopping and gift-giving simplicity that the new gift card will offer." said Debbie Castaldo, Director, Philanthropy Innovation, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center.

About RBS Lynk:

RBS Lynk is a leading, single-source provider of electronic payment processing services – including credit, debit, EBT, checks, gift cards, e-commerce, customer loyalty cards, fleet cards, prepaid cards, ATM processing and cash management services. The U.S. payment processing division of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, RBS Lynk is a non-bank subsidiary of Citizens Financial Group.

About St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center:

With 690 beds, St. Joseph’s is Arizona largest hospital. Adults and children from throughout Arizona come to St. Joseph’s for care of the most complex and difficult medical problems, including brain and spine disorders, heart and lung disease, traumatic accidents, high-risk pregnancy and cancer. St. Joseph’s is also the home of Barrow Neurological Institute, recognized as one of the world’s leading neuroscience programs in the Southwest.

About edatanetworks Inc.:

edatanetworks, a privately held company, has been developing innovative products in support of its partners and the community since 2000. Utilizing its diverse patent-pending technology, edatanetworks creates measured results for business and charitable groups, linking them with their customers and supporters and offering an innovative and seamless system of donation generation.

edatanetworks appoints Don Paulencu as Chairman of the Board and President

January 25, 2019: edatanetworks Inc. announces the appointment of Don Paulencu to its Board of Directors. Mr. Paulencu is chairman of the Board of Directors of the publicly traded company, Athabasca Minerals Inc., director on the Board of Directors of KV Mortgage Fund, Vice-President on the Board of Directors of Baseball Canada , and provides advisory services to several privately held companies. Mr. Paulencu was employed at Deloitte for 39 years, and served as audit partner for the last 31 years. Mr. Paulencu served in many leadership capacities in Deloitte's Edmonton office including office managing partner for 10 years, and has provided audit, accounting, tax and advisory services to both public and private companies.

About edata:

edatanetworks Inc. (edata), edatanetworks.com, a privately held company established In 2001, has worked with many organizations and conducted multiple live markets tests creating patented philanthropic fintech innovations utilizing existing technological and financial infrastructures— connecting consumers, local merchants, charitable and community organizations, digital media groups, communications companies, search providers, social networks, banks, payment networks and other financial services organizations.

edata continues to refine its Software-as-a-Service platform by enhancing the delivered functionality, transaction processes, microservices / API technology while increasing value to participating merchants, consumers, community and charitable organizations. Through its evolution and successful market tests, edata has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio of patents and trademarks at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

edatanetworks appoints Lewis Nakatsui to Board of Directors

January 25, 2019: edatanetworks Inc. announces the appointment of Lewis Nakatsui to its Board of Directors. Lewis Nakatsui is a founder and chairman of the ManCap Group of Companies and a founder and co-chair of the ManCap Foundation. Mr. Nakatsui has held many senior leadership roles in the Canadian home building industry, including President of the Canadian Home Builders Association.

About edata:

edatanetworks Inc. (edata), edatanetworks.com, a privately held company established In 2001, has worked with many organizations and conducted multiple live markets tests creating patented philanthropic fintech innovations utilizing existing technological and financial infrastructures— connecting consumers, local merchants, charitable and community organizations, digital media groups, communications companies, search providers, social networks, banks, payment networks and other financial services organizations.

edata continues to refine its Software-as-a-Service platform by enhancing the delivered functionality, transaction processes, microservices / API technology while increasing value to participating merchants, consumers, community and charitable organizations. Through its evolution and successful market tests, edata has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio of patents and trademarks at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

edatanetworks Enters Market with Intellectual Property

May 15, 2019: edatanetworks enters the market with a comprehensive market deployment playbook delivered through an enterprise Software-as-a-Service platform that utilizes leading-edge micro-services and APIs. The multiple digital assets provide a gateway to profitably utilizing digital commerce for local media together with global financial distribution networks, and delivering optimal financial/social impact, with a measured return on investment.

About edata:

edatanetworks Inc. (edata), edatanetworks.com, a privately held company established In 2001, has worked with many organizations and conducted multiple live markets tests creating patented philanthropic fintech innovations utilizing existing technological and financial infrastructures— connecting consumers, local merchants, charitable and community organizations, digital media groups, communications companies, search providers, social networks, banks, payment networks and other financial services organizations.

edata continues to refine its Software-as-a-Service platform by enhancing the delivered functionality, transaction processes, microservices / API technology while increasing value to participating merchants, consumers, community and charitable organizations. Through its evolution and successful market tests, edata has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio of patents and trademarks at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

edatanetworks Readying Digital Assets for Market

October 28, 2019: edatanetworks Inc. (edata) to deliver its digital assets to Market. edata's digital assets include a unique and robust patent portfolio with early filings dating back to 2004. The process is anticipated to begin in late fall of 2019.

About edata:

edatanetworks Inc. (edata), edatanetworks.com, a privately held company established In 2001, has worked with many organizations and conducted multiple live markets tests creating patented philanthropic fintech innovations utilizing existing technological and financial infrastructures— connecting consumers, local merchants, charitable and community organizations, digital media groups, communications companies, search providers, social networks, banks, payment networks and other financial services organizations.

edata continues to refine its Software-as-a-Service platform by enhancing the delivered functionality, transaction processes, microservices / API technology while increasing value to participating merchants, consumers, community and charitable organizations. Through its evolution and successful market tests, edata has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio of patents and trademarks at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.