ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2021 - William Mills III, chief executive officer of William Mills Agency, the nation’s largest independent public relations and marketing firm specializing in the financial industry, has been named as a judge for the 2021 Finovate Awards for a third year in a row. The winners will be announced during a gala reception at the Edison Ballroom in New York City on September 14, 2021.
The 2021 Finovate Awards will select 25 companies as winners in a variety of categories including payments, fintech and digital banking. Individual awards will also be announced including winners for executive of the year, fintech woman of the year and innovator of the year.
“We are thrilled to have William Mills serve as a Finovate Awards judge again this year as he is a knowledgeable executive who is well-versed in the financial technology ecosystem,” said Greg Palmer, VP and host of Finovate. “He continues to be a strong advocate of Finovate and has helped us to expand and grow over the past 14 years.”
“As always, it is an honor to be asked to be a Finovate Awards judge and look forward to moderating select panels. It’s exciting to be back in person after a year of ‘digital only’ events to participate in this extraordinary, standout fintech event,” said William Mills III, CEO, William Mills Agency. “I’ve participated in more than 20 Finovate events around the globe which are always vital for the fintech industry. I learn about cutting-edge technology solutions and network with like-minded professionals with a passion for financial technology innovation.”
The Finovate Group is a research and events firm focused on innovation in financial and banking technology. Its team runs the Finovate conference series and authors the popular Finovate blog. Finovate is the only conference series focused exclusively on showcasing the best and most innovative new financial and banking technologies. Finovate conferences consistently attract large, high-impact audiences of senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators and entrepreneurs. Finovate’s annual events include FinovateFall (New York), FinovateSpring (San Francisco), and FinovateEurope (Berlin), as well as regional events in Singapore and Dubai.
About William Mills Agency
William Mills Agency is the nation’s largest public relations and marketing firm serving the financial technology industry with an emphasis on fintech providers. The agency has established its reputation through the successful execution of media relations, marketing services and crisis communications programs. The company serves clients ranging in size from small start-ups to large, publicly traded companies. For more information, please visit www.williammills.com.