VIVANT RINGS IN THREE AIMIA AWARDS FOR COMMBANK’S MOBILE WALLET
18 March 2013 – Mobile innovators, Vivant Digital (www.vivant.com.au) took out three of the top honors at the 2013 AIMIA Awards for the creation of CommBank Kaching, the first mobile wallet allowing contactless payments.
Vivant won the Innovation Award, Effectiveness Award and Best Financial Service at the prestigious digital industry event on Friday, 15th March.
Vivant were responsible for the creation of CommBank Kaching, with White Agency marketing it.
Vivant CEO, Anthony Farah said the CommBank Kaching is a great example of how mobile products can enrich lives.
“The Vivant team are passionate about pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We are honored by the recognition at AIMIA and delighted to see the spotlight shine on this next generation banking solution. CommBank Kaching is testament to the innovation that can occur when both client and supplier are committed to creating a superb user experience.”
CommBank Kaching has won many international awards for its level of innovation in social payments and NFC capabilities.
Vivant have been delivering Australia’s largest bank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommBank), digital services for the last three years.
Other key mobile projects Vivant were instrumental in delivering for the Commonwealth Bank include:
· CommBank Property Guide – a global award winning market first for the use of augmented reality in real estate.
· CommBank App – a launcher tool to the suite of CommBank mobile banking services. To date the CommBank app has had over 1.5 million downloads and reached number 17 on the list of most downloaded apps in the Australian App Store.
Established in 2008, Vivant takes a multi-disciplined approach to its projects, pulling together skills in UX, technology, creative, marketing and advertising to create pioneering digital and mobile experiences.
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