Karla Friede is co-founder of Nvoicepay, a FLEETCOR company, and served as CEO for its first 11 years. She has over 30 years of experience in management, finance, and marketing roles in both large and early-stage companies. Karla, along with the founding team, has grown Nvoicepay into a leading B2B payment automation solution provider. Prior to founding Nvoicepay, she was President and CEO of privately held Zevez Corporation, VP of Marketing for GeoTrust (acquired by Verisign in 2006), Director of Marketing at Mentor Graphics, and part of the PBAS team at KPMG. Karla earned an MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business and a BS in Accounting from the University of Idaho.
Nvoicepay's co-founder, Karla Friede, discusses businesses' recent prioritization of payment workflows upgrades, and how B2B electronic payment providers have laid the groundwork for an easy and successful transition.
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