Our commitment to payments began modestly in 2002 when we offered one of the industry’s first stored-value cards in CBKC branches. Our ambitions culminated in 2014 when we formed Central Payments and charged the new division with leading the bank’s nationwide presence in the payments industry.
Central Payments, the payments division of Central Bank of Kansas City, today named Gretel Friedman Vice President of Business Development. Friedman takes over an active pipeline that has generated industry-leading growth for the burgeoning issuer and partnerships with award-winning fintech companies.
The Future of Fintech Video Series: Central Payments
December 11, 2018
Central Payments President Trent Sorbe chats about how the company helps businesses find faster ways to disperse money to their customers. The interview was part of a video series produced by Mobile Payments Today and powered by Galileo Processing.
Central Payments Continues Adding Experience to Management Ranks
September 19, 2018
Central Payments, the payments division of Central Bank of Kansas City (CBKC), is adding industry veterans to its leadership team. The country’s fastest growing prepaid card issuer recently hired Alice Beyer as Vice President of Operations and Nikkee Rhody as Sr. Director of Business Development and Marketplace Strategy. The company has also brought on Kelli Jamison as Director of Client Relations and promoted Kelli DeCosse to Director of Program Management.
Central Payments to double size of Dell Rapids HQ and add jobs
June 28, 2018
Prepaid debit card issuer Central Payments said Thursday it is expanding to meet demand for its products. The company issued nearly 500,000 cards in 2017 and is projecting to more than double that amount this year.
Central Bank of Kansas City and Partners Make Their Mark During Annual Pay Awards
July 20, 2017
Central Bank of Kansas City (CBKC) continues its ascension as a top-of-mind payments issuer by announcing today that its Central Payments division and two of its partners have won four prestigious Pay Awards, including two Best-in-Category honors.