UMS Banking received the coveted 15 Years of Service Award at the WFA “Fired Up Convention” on January 6, 2016 at the Anaheim Marriott. This is awarded to members for their long term service and accomplishment in the fair industry.
About Western Fairs Association
Founded in 1922 and incorporated in 1945, Western Fairs Association (WFA) is a nonprofit trade association serving the fair industry throughout the western United States and Canada. The association’s primary purpose is to assist in maintaining the highest professional standards within the fair industry through a voluntary network of individuals and organizations. The primary objective of Western Fairs Association is to promote the prosperity of fairs through educational activities, training programs and legislative advocacy.
Currently Western Fairs serves more than 800 members, representing fair-related businesses, fair management, fair board directors, festivals and industry associations. This membership is represented by a 21-member elected board of directors that governs the activities and policies of the association.
About UMS Banking
Founded in 1987 and incorporated in 1992, UMS Banking (UMS) is a company which provides payment processing services serving the fair industry since 2001 throughout the United States under the brand: Fair Payment Processing, powered by UMS Banking. (www.myfpp.com)
UMS is focused on serving all participants in the fair industry. Fairgrounds, fairground vendors and businesses, service members, fair software providers, festivals, carnivals, rodeos, ticket processing, food and beverage, entertainment venues, Junior Livestock and more.
It is UMS’ objective to provide payments services which allow everyone else to get on with the show and do so at a competitive price; to help our clients expand; to be prosperous and to provide the security and reporting necessary to stay in compliance.