Canasa Selects Payfirma to Join Affinity Program

Canadian Security Association Selects Payfirma to Join Affinity Program, Providing Payment Systems to Security Organizations Across Canada

VANCOUVER, Canada – FEBRUARY 23, 2016 – The Canadian Security Association (CANASA) and Payfirma Corp. today announced a Strategic Alliance to provide a streamlined, omnichannel payment processing platform for CANASA member organizations.

Payfirma’s secure payment processing platform provides security companies with the technology and tools to take payments in the field, online, or at the office. CANASA members can choose from a range of hardware and software solutions all on a single platform, enabling them to accept debit and credit card payments on smartphones when onsite, via virtual and traditional terminals at the office, and online for self-serve client solutions.

“We look forward to working with CANASA and their membership,” said Michael Gokturk, CEO of Payfirma. “Payfirma field service clients see better cash flow, revenue management, and customer satisfaction and experience significant decreases in operational costs. We look forward to bringing this same value to CANASA members.”

CANASA, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the security industry since 1977, has a growing membership of over 1300 member organizations providing security solutions to Canadians.

CANASA members can take advantage of Payfirma’s discounted pricing structure along with the industry’s leading service and support programs.

For more information about Payfirma please visit and for more information about CANASA.

About Payfirma

Payfirma is an award-winning payments company that helps businesses accept credit and debit cards online, in-stores, and on mobile devices. Payfirma’s payment solutions keep all transaction data in one place, making it simple for businesses to use their sales data to make smarter decisions about their customers, products, and employees. To learn more about Payfirma, visit or call 1-800-747-6883 to speak to any one of our amazing people.


Established in 1977, the Canadian Security Association (CANASA) is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the electronic security industry in Canada. We promote and protect the best interests of our members and the safety of Canadians through industry education, advocacy, and leadership.

Payfirma Media Contact

Robin Jones
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CANASA Media Contact

Stéphanie Roy
Director of Marketing, Communications and Membership
Canadian Security Association
905.513.0622 x242
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