DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 12, 2018--, 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.

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CONTACT: 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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