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FIS Payments Takes Home Fifteen Stevie Awards for Payments Excellence

June 22, 2017

2017 Stevie Award Winner

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 22, 2017FIS (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, has earned 15 Stevie® Awards from the 2017 American Business Awards for excellence in payments, innovation, customer care and leadership. As a result of its success, the company also was named a Grand Stevie Award winner.

The FIS Payments organization was recognized with numerous awards, including its executive having the most positive impact on the industry during 2016. In addition, Serena Smith, Head of International Payments and Chief Administrative Officer for FIS Payments, won a Gold Stevie Award for Woman of the Year – Business Services. FIS also received the People’s Choice Award for Favorite New Product.

FIS also won five individual Silver Stevies and seven Bronze Stevies for leadership, innovation, customer service, product and communications.

“The world of global payments is changing rapidly, and FIS is helping our clients leverage emerging models to deliver innovative payment systems that position them for the future,” said Bruce Lowthers, head of FIS Payments. “These awards show just how dedicated our team is to client care and driving innovation, and we’re incredibly proud of their well-deserved success.”

The awards were presented at the 15th annual American Business Awards banquet, June 20, in New York City.

About FIS
FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, consulting, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 57,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. Providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. For more information about FIS, visit

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Kim Snider, +1 904.438.6278 Senior Vice President FIS Global Marketing and Communications