On 25 November 2014 paysafecard, member of the international Skrill Group, received third place in the Big Player category for Vienna-based companies at the Austrian Leading Companies award ceremony. On a national level, paysafecard landed tenth place at the sixteenth annual prize-giving ceremony.
One of the most important domestic industry awards, it is awarded by the financial newspaper WirtschaftsBlatt, PwC Austria and KSV 1870 to the best domestic companies. Many renowned firms take part in the competition each year. Crucial to winning the award are that applicants are based in Austria and that they demonstrate sustainable growth and sound financial basis. The winners are determined using a specially developed evaluation system that objectively, comprehensibly and quantifiably measures company success, as well as considers previous years’ performances. The prize is presented to the winners during a gala event held in the Palais Lichtenstein, Vienna.
paysafecard.com Wertkarten GmbH (holding of paysafecard) is based in
Vienna with subsidiaries in London, Düsseldorf, Lucerne, New York and Buenos Aires, among other places. The company was founded in 2000 and is the European market leader in online prepaid payment methods. The company is present in 39 countries at over 450,000 sales outlets with its innovative prepaid core product paysafecard. The success of paysafecard and its high acceptance among customers is due to the continuing development of its distribution structure, an ever-increasing number of attractive online shop partners and its constant expansion. paysafecard is particularly focussed on continually improving product quality and customer service.