Leading maritime PR and publishing agency, Elaborate Communications, is delighted to announce that it is handling the Press and Public Relations for ShipMoney.
ShipMoney is a global maritime financial services company, offering products for owners, managers and crew which includes a prepaid Visa payroll card that provides an alternative for crew receiving wages in cash or wired home; and a prepaid Visa purchasing card that provides an alternative way for Masters to pay for provisions, emergency repairs and other ship expenses.
Stuart Ostrow, President of ShipMoney, said: “We are very pleased to appoint Elaborate Communications to represent our media interests on the international stage. ShipMoney works tirelessly on behalf of the global shipping industry providing innovative ways to ensure safe and secure payment solutions for those at the heart of the shipping industry.”
Sean Moloney, Managing Director of Elaborate Communications, said: “Elaborate Communications is excited to be working with a company as dynamic and forward thinking as ShipMoney. As we continue to add to our internationally acclaimed client portfolio, our team’s unrivalled skills in international maritime communications allows us to place our clients as thought leaders in their field.”
Maritime Payment Solutions, LLC (d/b/a ShipMoney) is an industry-leading provider of payment solutions for maritime companies throughout the world, facilitating crew payroll payments, international corporate remittances, money transfers, mobile top-ups, payroll advances, onboard expenses and all other forms of shoreside and onboard payments. The founder of ShipMoney, Stuart Ostrow, was directly responsible for, and instrumental in the development of prepaid payment programs for the cruise line industry. ShipMoney is the second generation of that endeavor. ShipMoney is an operating subsidiary of Global Technology Partners, LLC. GTP is one of the largest international prepaid payment processors in the world providing services and programs in over 30 countries.