Tech fuels spirit of sportsmanship at Rugby World Cup as Mastercard unveils live ‘Player of the Match’ trophy

Tech fuels spirit of sportsmanship at Rugby World Cup as Mastercard unveils live ‘Player of the Match’ trophy

As Rugby World Cup 2019 kicks off, worldwide partner Mastercard is celebrating the inclusive spirit and innovation that makes rugby a uniting force for fans and players around the world. “Connecting with people through their passions is at the heart of how we bring Priceless to life all over the world,” said Raja Rajamannar, Mastercard Chief Marketing […]

Mastercard holds a meeting between children in cancer treatment and the Brazilian football team

Mastercard holds a meeting between children in cancer treatment and the Brazilian football team

During the friendly football match between Brazil and Honduras, in the city of Porto Alegre, Mastercard, in partnership with Hospital de Amor, the largest philanthropic oncology institution in Brazil, fulfilled the dream of children in cancer treatment in an unprecedented action in Brazil. Mastercard, an official sponsor of Brazil’s football teams, used the telepresence technology […]

Mastercard Unites Global World of Sport in Latest Start Something Priceless Campaign

Mastercard Unites Global World of Sport in Latest Start Something Priceless Campaign

Debuting in more than 45 countries, Mastercard’s brand ambassadors from across multiple sports are coming together for the first time ever in a new digital-first creative effort, fittingly themed, “Together, Everything is Possible.” This latest Start Something Priceless effort by McCann XBC, uses the universal passion around sport and its inherent values of teamwork, sportsmanship, generosity and […]

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2018’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2018’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence is a series where we highlight Magnificent individuals from the Marketing, Design, Advertising and Communications industries. In this magnificence list, we are spotlighting those individuals who provide the business to the creative industry, while protecting their brand’s image and interests. We look at the Chief Marketing Officers (CMO’s). So without further ado, here […]

Mastercard and Pele unify UEFA Champions League fans to #StartSomethingPriceless

Mastercard and Pele unify UEFA Champions League fans to #StartSomethingPriceless

 With over 70 different nationalities gracing the field in this season’s UEFA Champions League, Mastercard has teamed up with the world’s greatest player – Pele – to celebrate the unifying power of football and the moments that have Started Something Priceless in the history of the world’s premier club competition. As an Official Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, […]

Mastercard renews UEFA Champions League partnership

Mastercard renews UEFA Champions League partnership

UEFA announced the extension of Mastercard’s partnership with the UEFA Champions League for the 2018-21 cycle, continuing its relationship with the leading global payments and technology company which began in 1994. The agreement also includes sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cup in 2018, 2019 and 2020. For over 20 years Mastercard has been a […]

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence is a series where we highlight Magnificent individuals from the Marketing, Design, Advertising and Communications industries. In this magnificence list, we are spotlighting those individuals who provide the business to the creative industry, while protecting their brand’s image and interests. We look at the Chief Marketing Officers (CMO’s). So without further ado, here are our […]

Mastercard adopts selfie security as an alternative to passwords

Mastercard adopts selfie security as an alternative to passwords

Mastercard is the latest financial institution looking to make it easier for customers to access their money by embracing new biometric log-ins enabled by new technological breakthroughs. After HSBC recently announced it is moving to accept biometric voice and fingerprint security prompts, Mastercard revealed at the Mobile World Congress tech show in Barcelona that it […]