Element Named One of the Fastest Growing Software Companies by Silicon Review

Technology magazine highlights ease of integration and security as differentiators

CINCINNATI, Jan. 14, 2016 — Element Payment Services, a Vantiv company (NYSE: VNTV) and a leading software business in PCI DSS compliant payment processing solutions, has been named one of the 20 Fastest Growing Software Companies by the Silicon Review. This prestigious list recognizes companies that demonstrate success through market impact, leadership skills, product values and future growth.

Providing secure payment solutions to enhance the POS, Element offers services to simplify payments processing to its customers. “We’re thrilled to be recognized by Silicon Review, and personally I’m extremely proud of the Integrated Payments team,” said Matt Downs, senior vice president of Integrated Payments at Vantiv. “This is an exciting time at Element/Vantiv, and we’re looking forward to the future.”

Element’s industry leading Express platform serves many diverse verticals including Restaurants and Traditional Retail. The company works with software developers to bring emerging payment technologies such as NFC but also card security features with EMV, tokenization and Point  to Point encryption technologies that provide merchants with secure, fast and easy credit card processing capabilities. Combined with Vantiv’s scale and stability Element continues to provide world class payment services for their merchants. 


Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Element Payment Services, Inc., a Vantiv Company (NYSE: VNTV), is an industry leading software company that develops PCI DSS compliant technology designed to secure the processing, transmitting, and storing of payment card related data. Element's technology is deployed through partnerships with Point of Interaction (POI) hardware vendors and business management software providers. Engineered using service-oriented architecture, Element's Express Processing Platform allows for easy integration and supports advanced technologies including tokenization and point-to-point encryption. For more information visit

Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV) is a leading payment processor differentiated by an integrated technology platform. Vantiv offers a comprehensive suite of traditional and innovative payment processing and technology solutions to merchants and financial institutions of all sizes, enabling them to address their payment processing needs through a single provider. We build strong relationships with our customers, helping them become more efficient, more secure and more successful. Vantiv is the second largest merchant acquirer and the largest PIN debit acquirer based on number of transactions in the U.S. The company's growth strategy includes expanding further into high-growth channels and verticals, including integrated payments, ecommerce, and merchant bank. 

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Lori Stafford-Thomas
Director, Public Relations