Tulsa, Okla., April 1, 2019 – Global Holdings LLC, the leading dedicated account and payment-processing provider to the debt-relief industry, announced today that Co-Founder & Executive Vice President of Sales Rob Merrick was elected to the Advisory Board of the American Fair Credit Council (AFCC), the leading association of professional Consumer Credit Advocates, which advocates for industry best practices and state and federal legislation respecting effective debt relief services for consumers. Merrick will also join the Data Subcommittee and the Creditor Subcommittee of the Board.
“AFCC is proud to welcome Rob Merrick to our Advisory Board,” said Robbie Birnbaum, President of the American Fair Credit Council. “Rob’s experience and perspective will make him a valued addition to the AFCC Advisory Board and our work on behalf of consumers.”
“As the leading provider of dedicated account and payment processing services in the debt relief industry, Global has been an active supporter of the American Fair Credit Council since its founding,” said Merrick. “With Global’s nearly 20-year track record in the debt settlement industry, I’m eager to help shape the future of our industry and the pursuit of our collective mission to support consumers on their path back to financial stability.”
Prior to co-founding Global, Merrick was employed by Advansys Cards LLC, a prepaid debit card marketing and sales company, where he was responsible for developing and managing client relationships. Merrick holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Tulsa.
About Global Holdings LLC
Global Holdings LLC was founded in 2003 by a team of payment-processing industry veterans and is now the leading payment processor for the consumer debt-relief market. Leveraging a robust technology platform and artificial intelligence, Global is setting the industry standard for today and tomorrow. For more information visit www.ghllc.com or follow us on LinkedIn.
About the American Fair Credit Council
The American Fair Credit Council (AFCC) is the national association of professional Consumer Credit Advocates. The AFCC, and its member companies, work to represent the rights of consumers struggling with the overwhelming burden of debt. The AFCC has developed a strict Code of Conduct centered on best practices designed to protect the rights of consumers and require member companies to follow strict regulatory guidelines for operation. All AFCC members operate on a “No Advance Fee Model” and never charge a fee for services until a consumer’s debt has been successfully negotiated.