KENNER, La. – Altus Global Trade Solutions (Altus GTS) announced that Wexford and James, the highly respected Iowa-based recovery solutions firm, recently joined as an Altus GTS Affiliate member. This partnership solidifies Wexford and James’ position as a major player in the global accounts receivables market and forges a powerful relationship between two companies that share […]
This article was submitted by Jessica Hartman, IACC Executive Director Those in commercial credit, collections and related industries will face significant economic and regulatory challenges in 2016, International Association of Commercial Collectors experts predict. Credit will remain tight, and creditors will be looking to save money and to get more services and assurances for the […]
Buffalo, NY – ABC-Amega, a global commercial receivables management firm, is excited to announce that President and COO, Paul F. Catalano, was appointed by the Credit Research Foundation Board of Trustees as the service provider representative on the Board for a three-year term. The unanimous vote took place at CRF’s October 2015 Board meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, […]
The Commercial Law League of America (CLLA) is pleased to announce that Robert S. Bernstein, of Bernstein-Burkley, P.C., in Pittsburgh, PA, will serve as its 2015-2016 Board of Governors president. This makes Bernstein the only two-term president other than the group’s founder, William Sprague, in 1896. Since joining the CLLA in 1975, Bernstein has held […]
The ARM industry is used to bad news and negative media attention. But this week, there were a couple articles run in prominent media that cast the industry in a positive light. The first was a nice local profile of a collection agency and the second featured a defense of private collectors on the Department of Education’s student loan collection contract.
What qualities do effective commercial collectors have in common…is it personality, skills, education or something else? The International Association of Commercial Collectors (IACC) asked this question in its Pulse of the Profession Survey, which was conducted during the first quarter of 2015.
The International Association of Commercial Collectors, Inc. (IACC) is pleased to announce Jessica Hartmann as its new executive director, effective immediately.
Caine & Weiner is celebrating a major milestone of serving customers in the credit and collections industry. Founded in 1930 by Sidney Caine and Charles Weiner, the company has reached its 85th anniversary and is led by Greg Cohen, President and CEO.
Altus Global Trade Solutions (Altus GTS), a full service accounts receivable management agency, has launched its new Trade Data Reporting service. Clients can now report their customers’ payment activity to the three major commercial credit bureaus, Dun & Bradstreet, Experian and Equifax, through Altus’ easy-to-use online portal. This valuable service is offered at no charge to Altus clients.
Chris Mathews has been appointed by Greg A. Cohen, Caine & Weiner’s, President and CEO, effective March 2, to be the company’s Chief Financial Officer, reporting directly to Greg Cohen.