The Smart Card Alliance has selected officers for its newly-formed Mobile and NFC Council.
Brent Bowen, vice president of business development for INSIDE Secure, will serve as chair of the council, with Chandra Srivastava, business leader at Visa, taking on the position of vice chair. Doug Morgan, chief strategy officer at C-SAM, will serve as secretary.
These officers will lead the Council in raising awareness and accelerating the adoption of the numerous applications possible with NFC technology, including payments, loyalty, marketing, promotion/coupons/offers, peer-to-peer, identity, access control and transit applications.
According to the SCA, the Mobile and NFC Council has already attracted over 60 organizations and more than 120 individuals.