ASI and Global Payments Announce Payment Processing Partnership

Alexandria, VA (April 2, 2019) — Advanced Solutions International (ASI), a leading global provider of software and services for associations and non-profits and the company behind the iMIS Cloud engagement management system (EMS)™, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions.

Together, the two companies will launch iMIS Pay Central, a new solution powered by Global Payments through their Integrated Software Division, OpenEdge, offering secure payment solutions with recurring billing, card updater, mobile and many other value-added options to ASI clients. Through this partnership, ASI will integrate iMIS for clients in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

"We are excited to partner with ASI and leverage our unified commerce platform to offer a global integrated payment solution that combines software and payments seamlessly," said Robert Cortopassi, Global Payments' President of Integrated Solutions, OpenEdge. "This unique service offering allows us to provide a solution that empowers our partners to increase their revenue with innovative payment technology across markets supported by tailored and local customer support."

"We continue to develop our vision of being the only engagement management system (EMS) for associations and nonprofits," said Bob Alves, Chairman and CEO of ASI. "This partnership introduces a new payment solution to our clients that is global in reach, user friendly and supports a broad-range of payment solutions and currencies, while also providing advanced technology from a payments partner who understands our unique business needs.

About Global Payments

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions delivering innovative services to our customers globally. Our technologies, services and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of solutions that allow our customers to accept all payment types and operate their businesses more efficiently across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with approximately 11,000 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with customers and partners in 32 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil. For more information about Global Payments, our Service. Driven. Commerce brand and our technologies, please visit

About ASI

Advanced Solutions International (ASI) is a leading global provider of software and services to associations and non-profits. Founded in 1991, ASI focuses on helping clients increase operational and financial performance through the use of best practices, proven solutions, and ongoing client advisement. ASI is the provider of iMIS, a complete association and non-profit management software system that is cloud-based, mobile-ready, and PCI-validated. It includes options for membership, fundraising, events, product sales, certification, marketing, website management, and more.