BlueSquare is pleased to have completed the acquisition of several First Data Portfolios from Scottsdale, AZ. based iMerchant Direct. iMerchant Direct has long been recognized as a leading payments company with multiple processing platforms and bank sponsorships. “BlueSquare has been in discussions with iMerchant Direct for literally a couple years, we couldnt be more excited about the new partnerhsip with one another. Said, Sabin Burrell, Co-Founder of BlueSquare. iMerchant Direct is a leader in technology based solutions as well as operating their own IPSP which BlueSqure is very excited about leveraging as there continues to be great demand from our sales partners and customers for this type of platform. Under the new agreement, iMerchant Direct will enter into a new ISO Registration agreement with BlueSquare, First Data and Wells Fargo. iMerchants staff of nearly 30 employees will work closely with the BlueSquare team which will largely handle all apsects of account boarding, deployment, customer service and tech support. “By leveraging BlueSquares incredible infrastrucure, knowledge, sales support and competitive pricing, we couldnt find a reason to not partner with them, it just make alot of sense.” Said Ralph Herro, CEO of iMerchanr Direct.