Brentwood, Tenn. – May 19, 2014 

Comdata Inc., a leading provider of electronic payment solutions, will host a financial leadership event featuring guest speaker, Roger Poirier, La Quinta Inns & Suites’ assistant controller. 

Comdata to Host Financial Leadership Luncheon in Houston

May 19,2014

Brentwood, Tenn. – May 19, 2014 

Comdata Inc., a leading provider of electronic payment solutions, will host a financial leadership event featuring guest speaker, Roger Poirier, La Quinta Inns & Suites’ assistant controller.

The luncheon takes place on Wednesday, May 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Aspen Room at the Houstonian Hotel. This event is part of an event series that brings financial industry leaders together to explore payment optimization strategies. Those interested in attending may register until Tuesday, May 20.

By hosting this leadership luncheon, Bob Sneed, senior vice president of Comdata, described the beneficial value of this event and what attendees can expect during the session.

“Through this leadership event, we will be able to provide financial leaders and members of the business community with thought leadership and a better understanding on how to drive cost savings,” Sneed said. “Our goal is to help attendees learn the value of payment optimization so that they are able to utilize these strategies to drive margin improvement and streamline their business processes.”

During the luncheon, Roger Poirier will outline how he leverages electronic payments within his organization. Poirier will also highlight how electronic payments have helped his organization drive supplier discount opportunities, maximize the overall procurement process and streamline the internal processes.

Comdata began its Financial Leadership Luncheon series last year in Dallas and hosted its most recent luncheon session yesterday in Los Angeles. Comdata is scheduled to host its Financial Leadership Luncheon series in at least five other cities this year, which include Cincinnati, Chicago, San Francisco, Phoenix and Minneapolis.

Registration for this event closes on Tuesday, May 20.

About Comdata Inc.

Comdata Inc. is a leading provider of innovative payment and operating technology that drives actionable insights from spending data, builds enhanced controls and positively impacts its clients’ bottom lines. Comdata is part of one of the largest payment companies in the world and is the second largest commercial issuer of MasterCard in North America. Our 5,300 employees partner with companies in 53 countries to manage more than 1.9 billion fleet, corporate purchasing, payroll and healthcare transactions annually.