Emerging with top honors from FinovateSpring 2013 in San Francisco, a conference highlighting financial services industry innovation, were (in alphabetical order):
►FamZoo, for its prepaid card family pack. From left: Finovate's Eric Mattson, FamZoo Founder/CEO Bill Dwight, and Finovate's Jim Bruene.
►LendUp, for its LendUp Ladder loan platform that helps the underbanked build credit. From left: Mattson, LendUp CEO Sasha Orloff, CTO Jacob Rosenberg, and Bruene.
►MoneyDesktop, for its Target and Insight back-end data analytics and marketing platform. From left: MoneyDesktop CEO Ryan Caldwell and President Dave Jaynes, Mattson and Bruene.
►PayNearMe, for launching the white-labeled version of its cash payments platform. From left: John Minor, PayNearMe vice president of product development, Mattson, and Jim Bruene.
►TipRanks, for its solution that brings transparency to individual investors and helps them decide who to trust. From left: Mattson, TipRanks CEO Uri Gruenbaum, Bruene, and TipRanks CTO Gilad Gat.