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Finalist: Greatest Social Impact Award

An award given to the company, non-profit organization, or industry association that made the greatest impact on global social and/or financial inclusion through applications of identity technology, products, or services by One World Identity at the KNOW 2019 Conference.
Mobile ID World Interview

Podcast: John E. Ahrens, CEO of Veratad, on ID Verification in Healthcare at HIMSS

“The identity revolution that transformed consumer mobile and financial services technology is finally coming to healthcare and that’s why FindBiometrics is reporting live from the 2019 HIMSS conference and Exhibition in Orlando Florida, bringing you audio interviews with industry thought leaders.”

Listen to the Podcast here.

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Speaker: Panelist at the KNOW Identity Conference

“The KNOW Conference proudly attracts the most influential voices across identity, cybersecurity, and risk management.”

See the full list of speakers for 2019 here.

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Article: Healthcare Biometrics Month: The Primer

February of 2019 is Healthcare Biometrics Month at FindBiometrics, and why we recently established an important new partnership with HIMSS, the healthcare industry’s biggest IT symposium. But before we get ahead of ourselves, it’s a good idea to take a step back and look at the myriad ways biometric technologies are already starting to shake up healthcare:

  • Patient Identification
  • Medication and Controlled Substances
  • A Healthy Approach to Data Security

Read the full Primer here.

Mobile ID World

Article: Veratad to Showcase Enhanced Age Verification Solution at TPE 2019

“TPE is billed as North America’s biggest trade show for the tobacco industry, attracting a range of professionals from across the business. And given the age restrictions around the purchase of tobacco products, it’s a natural venue for Veratad’s age verification solutions, with CEO John E. Ahrens promising in a statement that his firm will take the opportunity of TPE 2019 to showcase “a heightened age verification process” that leverages the company’s PhoneMatch solution, two-factor authentication, and mobile data.”

Read the full article here.

Video: Veratad Tackles Fraud Protection Through Technology

“When it comes to fraud protection and prevention, it’s all about providing a safer online experience. Thanks to the FinTech Effect, firms like Veratad are on the forefront of helping companies comply with financial regulations.”

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Article: In the News

“We too, are committed to preventing underage use of Juul,” Matt David, Juul Labs’ chief communications officer, said in a statement. “We utilize stringent online tools to block attempts by those under the age of 21 from purchasing our products, including unique ID match and age verification technology.”

Read the article here.

Mobile ID World Interview

Podcast: [Money20/20] CEO John Ahrens On Veratad’s Expansion

“Veratad CEO John E. Ahrens spoke with FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill on the show floor… In their discussions, Ahrens started off by highlighting the payoff of [exhibiting at Money 20/20], and another big move the company is making – its expansion into fraud prevention. Ahrens pointed to a growing client base beyond Veratad’s mainstay of age verification, which reflects a larger expansionary phase for the company.”

Listen to the Podcast here.

Mobile ID World Interview

Interview: John E. Ahrens, CEO

“Mobile ID World President Peter O’Neill recently interviewed John E. Ahrens, CEO of Veratad, a world-class provider of age and identity verification solutions. The conversation begins with discussion of the company’s origins involving the convergence of online banking and payments with age verification technology.”

Read the full interview here.

Interview: Mallory Evron, Marketing Manager

Our Marketing Manager, Mallory Evron, was interviewed at the KNOW Identity 2018 Conference and featured in the conference highlight video.

Keep an eye out for her and the Veratad team at the 1:05 mark!

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Case Study: Vape Shop Site Customizations For CueVapor

“ is a BigCommerce store that sells vapes and vape accessories. Since nicotine is an age-regulated product, CueVapor needed a way to check ID. We installed our integration with Veratad’s ID and age verification on their site. At checkout, it prompts the customer to enter either their birthday or SSN.”

Read the full case study here.


Vape Shop Apps & Add-ons for BigCommerce by IntuitSolutions

Veratad’s Age Verification solution is featured in IntuitSolutions’ compliance solutions and FDA regulations on the right way to sell vapes online that covers everything from age verification to shipping.

Read their suggestions here.

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Submission to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for the AssertID Application for Parental Consent Method

Letter from John Ahrens, Veratad CEO

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Submission to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for the TRUSTe Application for Modifications to Safe Harbor Program Requirements

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Niantic responds to Senate inquiry into Pokémon Go privacy

“Niantic explained that players under 13 are redirected to the company’s website when they register to play, where their parent must also register. Parents are asked to provide several details to verify their identity, including the sum of the first and last digit of their Social Security number, name, birth date, and physical address. The verification process is handled by a third-party vendor, Veratad, and Niantic says it doesn’t receive any of the parents’ verification information.”

Read the full article here.


Nominated for Greatest Social Impact Through Identity