CHICAGO -- April 19, 2006 â AmbironTrustWave, the leading provider of data security and compliance services to businesses in the payment industry, has been named âBusiness Partner of the Yearâ by the Electronic Transaction Association (ETA). AmbironTrustWave received the award at the ETAâs Presidentâs Dinner, which is part of the ETA Annual Meeting and Expo held in Las Vegas.
The Business Partner of the Year Award is presented to a current ETA member company that has demonstrated overwhelming support of the association, evidenced by a company-wide involvement, volunteer support and financial commitment to ETA in furthering the Association's goals and objectives.
In addition to sponsoring many association activities throughout the year, senior executives from AmbironTrustWave serve on several ETA committees including: Best Practices, Education, Government Relations and Industry Relations. AmbironTrustWave has partnered with ETAâs Education Committee to develop and teach a new ETA University course on data security called Data Security Essentials. The company also exhibits and speaks at prominent ETA events including the Annual Meeting and Expo, and the Strategic Leadership and Networking Forum.
âAmbironTrustWave represents the kind of volunteer participation and commitment that helps make ETA a vibrant and successful organization,â said Carla Balakgie, ETA Executive Director. âWe look forward to working with AmbironTrustWave and all our business partners to continue ETAâs growth.â
âWe are extremely humbled and honored by this award,â added Robert McCullen, CEO of AmbironTrustWave. âThe ETA provides an invaluable forum for knowledge transfer that benefits all industry participants including banks, service providers, ISO and merchants. Our experience with the ETA has enabled us to form relationships and share information with a large segment of the industry that would otherwise have been unknown to us.â