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WEX announces Community Award winners, Circle of Excellence inductees

April 25, 2024

WEX (NYSE: WEX), the global commerce platform that simplifies the business of running a business, recently announced merit recognitions for best-in-class companies and business decision makers meant to underscore accomplishments and extraordinary efforts in 2023.

“We are proud to recognize a select group of customers, partners, and leaders from the more than 800,000 businesses across the globe that utilize WEX payment technology solutions to simplify the business of running their business,” said Robert Deshaies, WEX’s Chief Operating Officer, Americas. “That they have entrusted WEX with supporting them in their impressive efforts is both humbling and inspiring.” 

The WEX 2023 Community Awards winners and WEX Circle of Excellence inductees were honored at WEX SPARK 2024 on April 9th. Honorees include:

For excellence in over-the-road, closed loop fleet payments: 

  • ABC Supply as New Customer of the Year
  • Crete Carrier Corporation as Customer of the Year
  • Evans Delivery as Innovator of the Year
  • Phil Peck of EPES Transport as Leader of the Year

For best-in-class fintech partnerships and corporate, embedded, and API-facilitated business-to-business payments:

  • Elia Wallen of Hotel Engine as Leader of the Year
  • REPAY as Partner of the Year
  • Stampli as Innovator of the Year

For superior light- and medium-duty business mobility operations and payment product offerings:

  • Bill Taylor of ExxonMobil as Leader of the Year
  • Element as Partner of the Year
  • GSA as Innovator of the Year
  • Merchants Fleet as New Partner of the Year

For partnership in deploying WEX paytech, insurtech, and other technology solutions for employee benefit programs, administration, and service:

  • Melissa Hukriede of Associated Bank as Leader of the Year
  • UPMC Medicare Advantage as Innovator of the Year
  • Wilson McShane as New Partner of the Year

The following companies were honored as 2023 inductees into the WEX Circle of Excellence, representing the top echelon of WEX customers and partners:

  • ABC Supply
  • Associated Bank
  • AvidXchange
  • Bank of America
  • Carter Logistics
  • Consolidated Admin Services
  • Crete Carrier Corporation
  • Dycom
  • Element
  • EPES Transport
  • Evans Delivery
  • ExxonMobil
  • GenOx Transportation
  • Heartland Express
  • Hopper
  • Hotel Engine
  • HSA Bank
  • Merchants Fleet
  • P66
  • Paylocity
  • PNC Bank
  • Quik Trip
  • Stampli
  • TCS
  • UMR
  • UPMC Commercial
  • Voya
  • Wawa
  • White Cap
  • Yardi

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