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September 22, 2016

Noventis GC Named a 2016 HBJ Best Corporate Counsel Award Finalist

The Houston Business Journal has announced that Ross Kennedy, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) of Noventis, Inc., (Noventis), is a 2016 Best Corporate Counsel Award Finalist in the Solo General Counsel Category. Honorees are nominated by peers, and then an outside judging panel selects the finalists and winners.  Award winners will be announced at the Best Corporate Counsel Awards on September 27 at the Hilton Americas Hotel.

“Ross’ guidance as our General Counsel and CCO has helped make Noventis what it is today. At Noventis, we want the highest legal and ethical standards to guide everything we do, and Ross’ expertise in compliance and strategic counsel have been invaluable as we continue to position ourselves for strategic growth," commented Steve Taylor, CEO of Noventis.

Prior to joining Noventis, Ross served as a partner at Thompson Tredennick LLP and Bracewell Giuliani LLP. With over 15 years of business law and regulatory experience, Ross is well versed in state and federal money transmission laws and regulations, payment systems and legal issues related to e-commerce. Ross obtained his undergraduate degree from Brown University and his law degree from Baylor Law School.

Noventis develops innovative solutions to challenges around the delivery of bill and invoice payments. Its state-of-the-art payment processing platform delivers payments to an ever-growing network of billers and suppliers. Leveraging the company’s patented technology, Noventis is improving speed and efficiency by eliminating paper checks and automating other functions with straight through processing (STP). For more information, visit, or follow us on LinkedIn ( and Twitter (

Lorraine Kauffman-Hall, for Noventis