Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE:HPY), one of the largest payment processors in the U.S., delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, gift and reward programs, payroll, HR and related business solutions to more than 250,000 business locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Merchant Bill of Rights. Major endorsements include the National Restaurant Association, The Council of State Restaurant Associations, and 45 state restaurant associations.
Merchant Link is a leading provider of cloud-based payment gateway and data security solutions, removing the risk and hassle of payments for more than 150,000 hotel, restaurant and retail locations. Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Silver Spring, Md., we currently enable more than 3.5 billion transactions annually for some of the world's best-known merchants, providing connectivity to the major U.S. payment card processors. Our mission is to develop secure payment solutions that are flexible, customized and evolving to meet merchants' changing needs and allow them to focus on their core business without worrying about managing cardholder data.