MPI Leadership Team

Jim Hughes

CEO, Media Payments Inc.

Jim Hughes is the Chief Executive Officer of Media Payments Inc, a fully automated payment solution, custom built for media buyers and sellers.


Richard Otruba

Executive VP for Technology

Richard provides leadership for MPI’s Technology Group, a team responsible for the technology infrastructure, software development, and technical customer support for the organization.


Jeff Wiesinger

Executive VP for
Operational Finance

Jeff leads the Finance and Accounting team for MPI, which maintains the internal control framework for the company and customer funds. The Finance and Accounting team also manages the payment transfers and customer account reconciliations.


Allison Reid

Director of Sales

Allison spent 25 years from 1991 to 2016 selling the CNN Networks to national advertisers, political groups and Presidential candidates. She joined MPI in 2017 as Director of Sales working with agencies and media sellers. She lives in Atlanta with her husband, an executive with Chick-fil-A, and her five children.


MPI Partners

Wade Eckman

CEO, CPS Payment Solutions

Wade Eckman is the President and CEO of CPS Payment Services. He is responsible for the overall direction and performance of CPS Payment Services. Mr. Eckman has nearly 20 years of Finance experience comprised of leadership roles in industry and within the Big 4 Consulting Industry.

Ken Barrett

Executive VP, Operations, CPS Payment Solutions

Ken Barrett is the Executive Vice President of Operations. Mr. Barrett is responsible for the day to day activities of the Operations Group. Mr. Barrett has more than 15 years of leadership in Professional Services and Operations with Fortune 500 organizations.

Scott Saltmarsh

Executive VP, Business Development, CPS Payment Solutions

Scott Saltmarsh is the Vice President of Business Development for CPS Payment Solutions. He is responsible for the Sales and Marketing departments at CPS. He and his team work with potential and existing clients to develop the optimal solution and services for each client.