We’re pleased to announce that international payments specialist WorldFirst has been awarded the AT&T Global Impact Award at the 2017 Greater Austin Business Awards hosted by the Austin Chamber of Commerce. WorldFirst was able to come out on top after going up against some tough competition. Other finalists in the category were Atlassian, Alliance Abroad Group, DMCA Partnership Group, LLP and ARM.

The Austin Chamber of Commerce strives to be a voice for businesses throughout central Texas and in hosting the Greater Austin Business Awards they honor businesses in Austin for their excellence. Almost 500 companies were nominated for awards in eleven categories this year. The Global Impact Award recognizes investments by international companies in Austin that create jobs locally, as well as Austin-based companies who have a global impact through products and services provided worldwide.

Mike Ward, CEO of World First USA, Inc. commented:
“We’re delighted to have been recognized by Austin Chamber of Commerce in the Global Impact category at this year’s awards. We’re really happy to call Austin home to our US headquarters and our business continues to grow year after year.  It’s exciting to be recognized for our hard work as an international company.”