Sphere is a software and financial technology company providing solutions that integrate payments and software to serve businesses of all sizes, from large, complex healthcare enterprises to merchants across a range of verticals, including transportation, education and insurance. Sphere is transforming the transaction process with simple, secure commerce solutions that work within existing core business systems to optimize workflow, save time and reduce costs. Sphere technology, which includes security software, a payments gateway and merchant software services, enables clients to process highly secure and compliant transactions. Sphere supports businesses across the U.S., Canada and Australia. Headquartered in Nashville, TN with offices in New York, Orange County, CA and Dallas, Sphere is a Waud Capital Partners private equity company and was created following the acquisitions of TrustCommerce and Anovia Payments.
In 2019, Sphere made a significant strategic investment in Qgiv, a provider of cloud-based fundraising software that facilitates payments as part of its solution for nonprofit and charitable organization fundraising. This partnership fuels product and market expansion, establishing Qgiv as Sphere’s vertically oriented company in the nonprofit and charitable sector. Sphere's strategic investment in Qgiv advances their strategy to integrate deeply within high-growth core vertical markets by surrounding its current payments offerings in the nonprofit vertical with leading software. Through this exciting advancement, Qgiv will continue to improve and iterate their online fundraising platform to provide expanded user-centric, integrated solutions that meet the needs of current and future customers in the nonprofit market.
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