T-CETRA Strengthens Logistics Support With Addition Of New Vice-President

DUBLIN, OH (August 30, 2021)—T-CETRA, LLC, a leading financial technology solutions provider, has announced that senior logistics leader, Christy Peterson, has joined T-CETRA as Vice President of Logistics and Supply Chain. Peterson brings decades of experience in leading key logistics initiatives within the telecommunications industry including key roles for Motorola, US Cellular and Ice Mobility.

Peterson will lead T-CETRA’s overall supply chain operations and capitalize on new and existing opportunities to sell inventory. “This is a very exciting time to join the growing T-CETRA team. We have committed to expanding our offerings and prioritizing a deeply integrated fulfillment process that will allow a better flow of inventory for our customers,” says Peterson. “We will continue to support new and existing B2B, wholesale, and national retail partners with a full line of products, accessories, and parts. As the distribution of 5G products and services evolve, so will we.”

Founded in 2007, T-CETRA has provided solutions to wireless service providers to help acquire and retain no-contract wireless customers through the independent retail channel. They have done so through their proprietary payment solution, VIDAPAY, which manages the risk and incentive management for top-up payments and commissions for the independent retailers.

“Under Christy’s guidance, we will continue to build a robust infrastructure to support U.S. wireless carriers and to offer a complete portfolio of products in a single portal. Christy’s expertise in delivering advanced solutions means that we will be able to streamline processes, and offer new logistics support for our customers’ diverse supply needs,” says Abdul Akel, CEO and Co-Founder of T-CETRA.

Peterson received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Political Science from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Business Administration from Lake Forest Graduate School.


T-CETRA is a leading financial technology enabler that converts cash payments into secure, auditable, cashless transactions at over 10,000 retail locations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico that primarily serve cash preferred customers. Our payment solutions bridge the digital divide for these underserved communities and are used by Fortune 500 companies within the wireless, online marketplace, subscription based premium service, transportation, healthcare, charitable, and government sectors, connecting them to the 84.8 million un/derbanked individuals in the U.S. For more information about T-CETRA, visit


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