ACAMS Hollywood Conference 2023 Recap

2023-05-25T12:12:22-04:00

Another one for the books! ACAMS Hollywood 2023 was a success for the Vital4 team as we learned a lot about the latest (and ever-changing) regulatory trends and ongoing financial crime risks we are faced with every day. The conference kicked off with Monday’s opening party with beautiful weather and an equally beautiful location overlooking the ocean. There was plenty of good networking, drinks, music and Pallela for all.   Opening Panel  Tuesday morning the opening panel discussion [...]

ACAMS Hollywood Conference 2023 Recap2023-05-25T12:12:22-04:00

2023 GLOBE Awards Celebrate Georgia Exporters Across Diverse Industries

2023-05-23T16:30:11-04:00

ATLANTA – May 18, 2023 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today announced 27 Georgia business recipients of the 2023 GLOBE Award. Managed by the Department’s International Trade team, this state-led awards program highlights Georgia companies that expanded sales to new international markets in the previous year. A full list of winners can be found here. “This year’s class of GLOBE Award winners represent the diversity of Georgia’s economy – including the hospitality, financial technology, healthcare and life [...]

2023 GLOBE Awards Celebrate Georgia Exporters Across Diverse Industries2023-05-23T16:30:11-04:00

Update: Russian Invasion of Ukraine – Sanctions

2023-05-15T09:41:53-04:00

Last Updated 5-15-23 For the latest information, Click here. April 2023 Pursuant to Executive Order 14078, the US State Department sanctions Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) and Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Intelligence Organization (IRGC-IO) for the wrongful detention of US nationals, including Evan Gershkovich. The Treasury also sanctions four senior officials in the IRGC-IO. Switzerland sanctions the Wagner Group and RIA FAN, mirroring EU sanctions of April 13. Canada, France, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States announce an alliance aimed [...]

Update: Russian Invasion of Ukraine – Sanctions2023-05-15T09:41:53-04:00

2023 PBSA Mid-Year Conference Recap

2023-04-26T15:19:21-04:00

Attending industry events is the best way to connect with peers, clients, and new potential partners. The recently concluded PBSA Mid-Year Conference was no exception. One Vital4 team member described the event as a “family reunion,” a testament to the camaraderie among the attendees. It was an opportunity to meet and connect with new people, hear about industry trends, and exchange ideas on how to improve business practices. Apart from the networking opportunities, our team was also [...]

2023 PBSA Mid-Year Conference Recap2023-04-26T15:19:21-04:00

TAG Announces the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia 2023

2023-04-24T12:16:53-04:00

TAG Announces the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia 2023 ATLANTA (April 24, 2023) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) today announced the 2023 Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia. Sponsored by Truist and Leapfrog Services, the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia, also called the “Top 40,” recognize Georgia-based technology companies of all sizes for their contribution to innovation and economic growth within the state of Georgia’s technology sector. Each year, the [...]

TAG Announces the Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia 20232023-04-24T12:16:53-04:00

Vital4’s Overview of Fintech Meetup’s First in Person Event

2023-04-05T16:53:01-04:00

Vital4 attended the first in-person Fintech Meetup on March 19th-22nd, held at the Aria in Las Vegas. The three-day conference, known as the world's biggest fintech meetings event, deviates from the traditional format of keynote speakers and fireside chats. It instead facilitates over 30,000 meetings among more than 3,000 industry participants. We were pleasantly surprised by the event overall and will strongly consider attending again next year. The first thing we loved about the Fintech meetup [...]

Vital4’s Overview of Fintech Meetup’s First in Person Event2023-04-05T16:53:01-04:00

The State of the Background Screening Industry – Webinar Recap

2023-03-08T16:58:14-05:00

On February 28, Vital4’s Co-Founder and President hosted a panel discussion with Background Screening veteran, Bruce Berg of Berg Consulting group and Kristin Stafford, Co-Founder and CEO of Vital4.    The panel started off the conversation with a lookback on 2022 and the trends that emerged in the industry, as well as what to expect in 2023. Some of the trends mentioned in 2022 were automated background checks, blockchain, redaction of birthdates, drug screening, and ongoing monitoring. [...]

The State of the Background Screening Industry – Webinar Recap2023-03-08T16:58:14-05:00

Technology Association of Georgia Announces Finalists for 2023 TAG Technology Awards

2023-02-15T09:42:05-05:00

Technology Association of Georgia Announces Finalists for 2023 TAG Technology Awards ATLANTA (Feb. 14, 2023) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) has announced the finalists for the 2023 TAG Technology Awards, presented by EarthLink. As TAG’s preeminent award program, the TAG Technology Awards promote and celebrate the inclusive technology community throughout Georgia. Each year, a select group of 24 industry technology leaders seeks out the best and brightest Georgia technology leaders and companies. The applicants describe [...]

Technology Association of Georgia Announces Finalists for 2023 TAG Technology Awards2023-02-15T09:42:05-05:00

Vital4 releases to market the most powerful proprietary Sentiment Analysis for Adverse Media which will prove to be a game changer for the financial services industry

2023-01-11T15:43:50-05:00

New Product Enhancement Announcement Wednesday January 11th, 2023, Atlanta, GA –  Vital4, an award winning, technology company and provider of AI driven data used for background screening and to help fight financial crime, has released to market the first of its kind proprietary sentiment analysis technology to reduce false positives in Adverse Media by fifty percent or more. Kristin Stafford, Co-Founder and CEO of Vital4 stated, “Everyone that has used an Adverse Media tool has had similar [...]

Vital4 releases to market the most powerful proprietary Sentiment Analysis for Adverse Media which will prove to be a game changer for the financial services industry2023-01-11T15:43:50-05:00

Money 20/20 Las Vegas Recap

2022-11-08T15:47:12-05:00

This year’s Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas was buzzing with energy that exceeded our expectations. There were many hot topics over the course of 4 days, but Embedded Finance was by far the talk of the show.   One major example of the digitation of Fintech is Embedded Finance. Embedded Finance is when non-financial companies offer financial products and services that are typically provided by financial service companies. Some examples of Embedded Finance are payment services [...]

Money 20/20 Las Vegas Recap2022-11-08T15:47:12-05:00
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