Blair Thomas

Member Since 2015

Blair Thomas

Co-founder

eMerchantBroker

Los Angeles Area

Blair Thomas has been around the world and back. Originally from Portland, Oregon, Blair studied Political Science at Oregon State University. He's passionate about the outdoors and loves spending as much time with his dog Cooper as possible. His drive for entrepreneurship has given him keys to the world and he's at full force driving his company eMerchantBroker which made the Inc 500 list as one of the fastest growing companies in 2016.


SKILLS

  • Business Development & Partnerships
  • Payment processing
  • High Risk Merchant Accounts

RECENT CONTENT

November 8th, 2022

A Small Business Year-End Checklist: 8 Items You Should Do in Q4

One of the most challenging quarters for business leaders is often Q4. There is often a rush to close out the year’s expenses, plan year-end initiatives and marketing campaigns, and coordinate holiday PTO.

November 7th, 2022

11 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete With Major Retailers for Holiday Sales

Cyber Monday and Black Friday are great opportunities to attract customers to your small business, but there is often a lot of competition from major retailers during the holiday season. While your small business may not be able to compete on the same level as a major retailer, there are a lot of strategies you can use to sell more products or services through the end of the year.

October 26th, 2022

Nine Ways To Ensure Your Company Culture Breeds Successful Leaders

One of the best ways to ensure your company is always in good hands—whether you are at the helm or not—is to make sure your team is made up of great leaders. And while careful hiring can deliver a similar result, another and perhaps more effective strategy for achieving this is to create those leaders through your company culture and values.

October 21st, 2022

Avoid These Nine Blunders To Communicate More Effectively At Work

When it comes to work and getting things done, effective communication is about more than getting along with your teammates. In a business context, communication can affect not only the interpersonal relationships of the people who work there, but also the speed at which a project is completed, the quality of a product and even the rate at which employees leave the company. Effective communication, then, acts as a solid foundation necessary for any business to thrive. 


COMPANY INFO

eMerchantBroker

EMB is the Nations #1 High Risk Merchant Account Provider. Located in Los Angeles, CA we provide quick and easy payment solutions for merchants of all sizes. We work with traditional business types as well as high risk merchants that have more difficulty getting approved.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Payments Industry
  • High Risk Accounts
  • business funding

INDUSTRY

Financial Services