Speedpay Signs 5-Year Contract with Colorado’s Oldest and Largest Water Utility

Denver Water will offer Speedpay payment services to 1.4 million
people in Denver and many surrounding suburbs

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ColoradoSpeedpay,
a Western
Union
subsidiary, announced a five-year contract signed with Denver
Water
, Colorado’s oldest and largest water utility. Speedpay will
offer tailored payment solutions including eBilling, web, interactive
voice response (IVR), auto pay and call center payment channels to the
1.4 million people that rely on Denver Water’s services.

“As a Denver-based company, we’re incredibly proud to be working with
another local business that has such a long and respected history in the
state of Colorado,” said Frank Lockridge, SVP, Western Union Global
Payments and head of Speedpay. “We first started our relationship with
Denver Water in 2007, and we look forward to another five years of
working with them to bring Coloradans a simple and efficient bill
payment experience.”

Speedpay has extensive experience helping utilities build a billing and
payment strategy that fits individual needs.

“With Speedpay, our customers can quickly and simply access and pay
their water bill in a way that fits easily into their lives,” said
Kathie Dudas, Denver Water marketing manager. “Providing payment options
in our ever-changing world helps to ensure the best customer experience
possible.”

Speedpay partners with businesses to create customizable payment
solutions that helps reduce operational expenses, simplifies billing and
minimizes average collection periods. To learn more about Speedpay’s
comprehensive electronic bill presentment and payment solutions, visit
speedpay.com.

About Speedpay

Speedpay, a Western Union subsidiary, is a pioneer in the billing and
payments industry, driving measurable results for clients for nearly 30
years. Speedpay provides expert, account-based consultation to develop
bill presentment and payments strategies tailored to clients’ unique
needs. From web to mobile, eBill, IVR, CSR or walk-in, Speedpay offers
innovative solutions that help simplify the customer payment experience
for customers to pay according to their preferences, and companies to
get paid on time. Our configurable approaches that help companies manage
billing and payments are proven to help maximize ROI, reduce costs,
increase operational efficiency and improve customer experience and
satisfaction. For more information, please visit www.speedpay.com
or follow us on LinkedIn.

About Denver Water

Denver Water proudly serves high-quality water and promotes its
efficient use to 1.4 million people in the city of Denver and many
surrounding suburbs. Established in 1918, the utility is a public agency
funded by water rates and new tap fees, not taxes. It is Colorado’s
oldest and largest water utility.

Contacts

Brownstein Group for Speedpay:
Kaitlyn Buchler, 215-735-3470
speedpay@brownsteingroup.com
or
For
Denver Water:

Travis Thompson, 303-628-6700
Travis.Thompson@denverwater.org

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