Bottomline Technologies to Sponsor Leadership Seacoast

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – January 12, 2016 – Bottomline Technologies today announced that it will once again sponsor Leadership Seacoast, a non-profit organization that educates and informs tomorrow’s community leaders. Bottomline’s Vice President of Services and Operations, Jill McFarland, has been selected to participate in the 2016 class, which begins in January.

Leadership Seacoast provides existing and future community leaders with a vehicle to further develop their leadership skills and the opportunity to engage with the people and organizations that shape the Seacoast’s economic structure and social fabric. With curriculum designed for the adult learner, the program creates a core awareness of community through analyzing issues affecting the cultural, social, political and economic lives of Seacoast residents.

“We are so grateful for the continued support from Bottomline Technologies,” said Jennifer Wheeler, Leadership Seacoast Executive Director. “These funds help us provide a comprehensive curriculum experience for every student.”

“As a graduate of the program, I can personally attest to its effectiveness” said Karen Brieger, Vice President of Human Resources for Bottomline Technologies. “We are delighted to support Leadership Seacoast and especially proud that Jill has been accepted into the program.”

About Leadership Seacoast
Based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the Leadership Seacoast program provides existing and future community leaders the opportunity to engage with the people and organizations that shape the Seacoast’s economic structure and social fabric. Leadership Seacoast offers its participants unique insight into how business, community and politics integrate to create successful societies and how small actions can have a significant impact on the greater global good. Leadership Seacoast alumni make a difference in their communities through networking, active involvement and personal action. Since its inception in 1988, Leadership Seacoast has created a strong foundation that values diversity of opinion and consensus building to find solutions to challenges affecting the Seacoast’s community and its future.

About Bottomline Technologies:
Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ: EPAY) helps make complex business payments simple, smart, and secure. Corporations and banks rely on Bottomline for domestic and international payments, efficient cash management, automated workflows for payment processing and bill review, and state of the art fraud detection, behavioral analytics and regulatory compliance solutions. Thousands of corporations around the world benefit from Bottomline solutions. Headquartered in Portsmouth, NH, Bottomline delights customers through offices across the U.S., Europe, and Asia-Pacific. For more information visit www.bottomline.com.

Media Contact:
Gemma Waite
Director, Marketing Communications
Bottomline Technologies
603.501.6537
gemma.waite@bottomline.com

Jennifer Wheeler
Leadership Seacoast
603-334-6063
jwheeler@leadershipseacoast.org