SBA Administrator Guzman, Biden-Harris Administration Announce Community Navigator Pilot Program Grantees
October 28, 2021 "Today, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced grantees for the Biden-Harris Administration's Community Navigator Pilot Program, an American Rescue Plan initiative designed to reduce barriers that all small businesses, including those owned by..."
This Startup Spent Over $1 Million To Help 20,000 Customers Stay In Business During Covid-19. Then It’s Revenue Grew 65%
September 29, 2021 "As the pandemic quickly pushed businesses to adapt in order to stay in business and continue supporting their customers, many weren’t prepared to make such a big change. Companies mostly kept their own interests at heart—conserving cash and doing what’s best for them. While that’s one leadership..."
For the 3rd Consecutive Year, Universal Processing Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 3958 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 79 Percent
August 19, 2021 "Inc. magazine today revealed that Universal Processing, the leading payment processing provider for minority-owned businesses, is number 3958 on its annual Inc. 5000 list – a prestigious ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Founded in 2003, Universal Processing specializes..."
What the Global Semiconductor Shortage Means for Universal Processing Merchants
May 25, 2021 "The global semiconductor shortage is affecting everyone, especially merchants. Semiconductor chips are an important piece of hardware that work within a multitude of industries from automotives to smartphones and even credit card terminals and Point-of-Sale systems. Due to the current global shortage of semiconductor chips, the demand for such..."
Universal Processing LLC Wins USPAACC's Fast 100 Asian American Business Award
Dec. 11, 2020 "Universal Processing LLC, a prominent New York-based merchant services provider, has been named by the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation (USPAACC) as one of the winners of this year's "Fast 100 Asian American Business Awards." Universal Processing joins the distinguished roster of Asian American-owned businesses..."
Universal Processing LLC Recognized in Energage and amNewYork Metro's 2021 Top Workplaces: The best small businesses in New York City
May 3, 2021 "Employees at great businesses across New York City gave high marks to companies large and small in the 2021 Top Workplaces program, sponsored by Schneps Media and Energage. Here are the top 20 small businesses in the 2021 Top Workplaces program, as chosen by the survey participants..."
For the 2nd Time, Universal Processing Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 4750 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 62.61 Percent
Aug. 14, 2020 "Inc. magazine today revealed that Universal Processing is No. 4750 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most..."
Are We Going Back to The Normal Course of Business? [Exclusive Interview]
June 9, 2020 "The financial markets have determined that the Coronavirus crisis is over and done with. The majority of public companies have regained the trust of funds and retail investors to return to all-time-highs in spite of uncertainty – it has not yet been fully determined whether the second wave of the pandemic, if there was to be one, will cripple the economy in the same ..."
How Transparent Communication Contributes to Fast-growth with Saint Hung at Universal Processing Growth Think Tank (fka "Leaders in the Trenches")
May 3, 2020 "Many people avoid transparent communication. Some think that they are transparent enough. When you value transparent communication, you are open and honest to a fault. You dare to share more than most feel comfortable. Your team begins to trust you because you have transparent..."
Saint Hung - BMCC Alumni Entrepreneur
(how to manage in a pandemic)
April 16, 2020 "GUEST: SAINT HUNG CEO of UNIVERSAL PROCESSING A native of New York, Saint Hung is fully committed in helping to grow the small and medium-sized businesses in his hometown. Prior to founding Universal Processing, Mr. Hung was with JPMorgan Chase for four years helping to develop their New York City client base and accumulated a portfolio of over $600..."
The Green Sheet - Celebrating a Next-Gen Payments Leader
April 2, 2020 "When asked why his company has so many female leaders, Saint Hung, owner of Universal Processing, said it wasn't by design. "The most loyal, capable employees, who execute day in and day out, happen to be women," he said. "And Nana Huo was our first member to become a Young Payments Professional."Hung described Huo's exemplary record in the payments industry..."
Universal Processing’s CFO Nana Huo Named To ETA’s 2020 Forty Under 40 - Cheer for Women Entrepreneurs In Payment Industry
March 11, 2020 "Universal Processing’s Chief Financial Officer, Nana Huo, has been carefully selected to be on ETA’s annual “Forty Under 40” list which honors those who are leading the payments industry forward and beyond. This is the third consecutive year that Universal Processing LLC has been featured in “Forty Under..."
Universal Processing LLC CFO, Nana Huo, Named One of ETA's 2020 Young Payments Professionals Scholars
January 14, 2020 "WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced the selection of ten young professionals to participate in the 2020 ETA Young Payments Professionals Scholar (YPP) Program. The ETA YPP Scholar Program, sponsored by Discover Global Network, provides scholars with mentors from leading payments companies..."
Universal Processing, LLC recognized as No. 500 on Inc. Magazine's Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies-the Inc. 5000
August 14, 2019 "Inc. magazine today revealed that Universal Processing is No. 500 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most..."
Universal Processing's COO Bufan Yang Named to ETA's Forty Under 40: Gamechangers in Payments Technology
Feb 26, 2019 "For the second year in a row, Universal Processing, LLC. has been recognized by the ETA. Chief Operating Officer Bufan Yang has been selected for the ETA's annual "Forty Under 40" list. Last year its Founder and CEO, Saint Hung was one of ETA's awardees. ETA's Forty Under 40 list is designed to be a..."
FinTech Leader Universal Processing’s CEO, Saint Hung, Honored with ’Top 10 CEOs in Finance’ Award by Finext
"Universal Processing, the leading provider of technology-enabled payment processing for merchants and suppliers, is pleased to announce that its Founder and CEO, Saint Hung, has been honored with the 'Top 10 CEOs in Finance Award' by Finext. The award was presented at the Finext Awards and Conference held at Bally's Las Vegas on October 25-26, 2018. The Finext Award..."
ETA Announces Forty Under 40: Recognizing Leaders Across the Digital Payments Ecosystem
March 21, 2018 "The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today revealed its inaugural Forty Under 40, highlighting gamechangers at the intersection of payments and technology. The roster includes individuals working across the evolving segments of the industry and highlights those whose actions and leadership are driving the payments industry forward. ETA..."