Birmingham, Ala. – August 22, 2022 – Financial wellness fintech company Immediate announces Michael Orme, Chief Operating Officer, being recognized as one of the Top 25 Financial Technology COOs of 2022 by The Financial Technology Report.

“I am truly humbled by this recognition from Financial Technology Report, and I feel honored to be nominated as a top 25 COO. Immediate is making a meaningful impact on workers across the country and I’m grateful for this role that allows me to contribute to the company’s success. We have a bright path ahead of us and I’m excited to see what the future holds as we work towards our mission of positively impacting the financial wellbeing of one million Americans by end of the year 2024.” – Michael Orme, Chief Operating Officer.

A few notable awardees on this year’s list include Paul Davilman of NICE Actimize, who works hand in hand with the company’s sales and product management teams, leveraging the latest industry data to improve sales opportunities and increase performance; Carey Beck of Freedom Financial Network, who has used her first-hand expertise in lending and financial planning to transform her organization’s approach to modern funding and finance; and Tomer Barel of Melio, who has launched a redefined workplace focused on heightened growth and profitability across the company.

The COOs who made this list represent a wide range of FinTech specialties from B2B payments to digital banking, cryptocurrencies, lending, and beyond. What they have in common is their ability to leverage their expertise, combined with their analytical and leadership skills, to manage their companies’ various business processes to make them as effective as possible. Please join us in celebrating Michael Orme being named one of The Top 25 Financial Technology COOs of 2022.

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About Immediate 

Immediate partners with employers to provide their employees with wages that have been earned but not paid, whenever they are needed. With seamless time tracking and payroll integrations, same-day, and next-day bank transfers, and the ability to put earnings directly on a debit card, Immediate is working to improve financial wellness and eliminate cycles of debt for employees by allowing them to access their hard-earned wages. To learn more, visit 

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