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Wright Express to Present at the Global Commercial Cards & Payments Summit 2012

Jim Pratt to Share Best Practices in Virtual Payments Solutions Growth as Original Innovator

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 20, 2012-- Wright Express Corporation (NYSE: WXS), a leading global provider of value-based business payment processing and information management solutions, today announced that Jim Pratt, vice president of corporate payment solutions at Wright Express, will present at The Global Commercial Cards & Payments Summit 2012 in New York City on March 21 - 22. The theme is "Driving Profitable Growth," and attendees include financial institutions, corporate and government end users, and commercial payments practitioners.

The annual event is organized by Consumer Payments International (CPI). Now in its fourth year, the summit focuses solely on commercial cards and payments, and brings together industry thought leaders to discuss how to maintain and profitably grow commercial payments businesses. In addition to presentations, panel discussions and dedicated tracks, the conference provides networking opportunities with peers from around the globe.

Pratt will present at a dedicated track session entitled, "Trailblazing with Card-Based Ghost Payment Programs." The focus is on these critical success factors for deep payments penetration growth: consultative selling, customization, service and delivery.

"As the original innovator of single-use electronic payments solutions in 2000, the Wright Express offering has achieved year-over-year growth and successfully expanded into mainstream and international marketplaces," said Pratt. "My presentation will cover the insights and best practices that we've gained with virtual payment solutions, including how we help our customers to save money, simplify processes and strengthen their businesses for continued growth and retention. Additionally, we'll discuss our differentiating abilities, such as ensuring the technology is seamlessly implemented and maintained."

CPI is the global thought leader for the commercial cards and payments industry, offering commercial cards and payments-related information and research to its clients via a comprehensive online intelligence database.

About Wright Express

Wright Express is a leading provider of value-based, business payment processing and information management solutions. The company's fleet, corporate and prepaid payment solutions provide its more than 350,000 customers with unparalleled security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The company's operations include Wright Express Financial Services, Pacific Pride, Wright Express Prepaid Cards Australia and Wright Express Fuel Cards Australia. Wright Express and its subsidiaries employ more than 850 associates in six countries. For more information about Wright Express, please visit

Source: Wright Express Corporation

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