TSYS announced today that Harry Bannister, director of business development for Commercial Card Services, has been chosen to participate in Commercial Payments International’s “The North American Middle Market Conference 2012,” on November 8, 2012. The theme of the one-day event is “Seize the Massive Opportunity.” Bannister will present in a session entitled, “AP Automation in the Middle Market: Exploring Challenges and Opportunities.” He will be discussing best practices for increasing your commercial card volume without increasing your exposure to risk, and structuring your e-payables program to maximize revenues in a competitive environment. Bannister will also discuss how long-term sustained growth is anticipated for electronic business-to-business payments. The conference will be held at the Conrad Chicago venue in Chicago. For more information, visit https://www.commercialpaymentsinternational.com/events/detail/the-north-american-middle-market-conference-2012/. About TSYS At TSYS, (NYSE: TSS), we believe payments should revolve around people — not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered Payments SM." By putting people at the center of every decision we make, with unmatched customer service and industry insight, TSYS is able to support financial institutions, businesses and governments in more than 80 countries. Offering merchant payment-acceptance solutions as well as services in credit, debit, prepaid, mobile, chip, healthcare and more, we make it possible for those in the global marketplace to conduct safe and secure electronic transactions with trust and convenience. TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Georgia, with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS provides services to more than half of the top 20 international banks, is a Fortune 1000 company and was named one of the 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine. For more information, please visit us at www.tsys.com.