Accertify Co-Founder Joins Merchant Risk Council Advisory Board


Accertify, a provider of leading-edge credit card fraud prevention solutions to online merchants, today announced that Gary Doernhoefer, Accertify co-founder and General Counsel, was appointed as a Merchant Risk Counsel Board Advisor.

Chicago, IL - July 20, 2009 

The Merchant Risk Council is the pre-eminent trade association focused on electronic commerce risk and payments in the U.S. and globally.  The merchant-led council sponsors industry networking, education and advocacy programs to make electronic commerce more efficient, safe and profitable.

“The MRC has a deep understanding of the fraud challenge facing e-commerce and has been a leader in bringing merchants together,” Doernhoefer said. “I look forward to helping the organization in addressing fraud and risk issues to improve the security and profitability of doing business online.”

“Gary has been helping merchants successfully fight online fraud for nearly a decade,” said Tom Donlea, MRC Executive Director. “His business and legal expertise will add tremendous value to our organization in dealing with the increasingly complex world of Internet crime.”