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About MPI

Founded in 2015, Media Payments, Inc. (MPI) has been the leading electronic B2B payment solution serving the political advertising industry for over six years. Now, part of REPAY Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: RPAY); a leading provider of vertically integrated payment solutions, MPI offers the most innovative AP automation and B2B payment technology available for the media industry.

For more than a decade, REPAY has been innovating financial technology and payment processing solutions to make their clients lives easier. REPAY processes for more than 10,000 merchant locations, is CMS Certified by the Third Party Payment Processors Association and accredited by the Better Business Bureau. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, REPAY has also been Certified a Great Place to Work for five years running.




MPI Leadership Team

Jim Hughes

President, Media Payments Inc.

Jim Hughes is the President 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 Political 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.


Wade Eckman

Senior Vice President B2B Business Operations

Wade Eckman is Senior Vice President B2B Payments for Repay. Mr. Eckman has nearly 20 years of Finance experience comprised of leadership roles in industry and within the Big 4 Consulting Industry.

Ken Barrett

Senior Vice President B2B Business

Ken Barrett is Senior Vice President B2B Payments for Repay. Mr. Barrett has more than 15 years of leadership in Professional Services and Operations with Fortune 500 organizations.