WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Electronic Signature and Records Association (ESRA), the premier trade association representing electronic signature adopters and providers, recently welcomed several new members including Experian and KnowYourContract.com, which have each already experienced significant benefits from their ESRA involvement.
“The insight and education we receive is extremely valuable. Since several of our customers are also members, a common understanding of e-sign legislation and trends opens the door for important business conversations.”
“As an ESRA member, Experian has greater insight into the latest e-signature laws on a federal, state and global level,” said Keith Caminito, specialized sales channel executive, Experian. “The insight and education we receive is extremely valuable. Since several of our customers are also members, a common understanding of e-sign legislation and trends opens the door for important business conversations.”
ESRA members range from established companies to startups, such as Austin, Texas-based KnowYourContract.com, which reviews, simplifies and compares contracts and legal agreements. CEO Michael Kiamanesh said ESRA is an ideal complement to the new business. “The caliber of professionals leading ESRA and those involved as members is impressive – ESRA creates outstanding opportunities for both education and networking. Contracts will become more prevalent in society moving forward, and ESRA is a great resource as we further integrate our tools for rapid contract analysis with e-sign functionality.”
“Use of electronic signatures and records is expanding across many industries as the most cost effective and efficient way to conduct business,” said Steve Bisbee, membership chair for ESRA and president and CEO at eOriginal. “Our increasing membership base demonstrates the growing desire for businesses to learn how they can apply e-signatures within their organizations. ESRA empowers them to understand the laws associated with their particular industry, the applicable best practices and to become familiar with the most innovative technology providers.”
ESRA is hosting its annual E-Signature Conference Nov. 14-15 in New York City, where industry leaders, legal experts and technology providers will discuss trends and legal issues around e-signatures and records. Attendance is open to members and non-ESRA members; details and registration are available at www.esraconference.com.
The Electronic Signature and Records Association (ESRA) is the premier trade association representing electronic signature and records industry adopters and providers. Founded in 2006, the organization’s primary mission is to educate its members and the public on legal, public policy, regulatory and operational issues in relation to the use of electronic signatures and records across various industries. For more information, visit www.esignrecords.org.