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American Express Announces Neal Sample as Senior Vice President, Technologies for Serve Platform

American Express today announced Neal Sample will join the technology team responsible for its digital commerce platform, Serve. Sample will work to broaden and strengthen the company's technology development and operations, and has extensive experience in creating scalable e-commerce solutions."In Neal we have found an executive who brings a wealth of technology experience to the table, and has an established track record leading platform evolution for new technology" said Jason Hogg, President, Serve Enterprise, American Express.

Attention Foodies, Fashionistas, Flyers and Fun-Seekers; American Express Adds New Ways to Use Membership Rewards® Points

American Express today announced new and recently added partners to its
industry-leading Membership Rewards program, including Seamless,
Groupon, Virgin America and vente-privee USA. From dining in
to adventuring out, Membership Rewards enrolled Cardmembers have even more fun
and innovative ways to use the points they earn from everyday spend.

Valentine's Day 2012: Open Hearts, Open Wallets

Love will cost a little more this Valentine's Day, as consumers expect to increase spending to an average of $196, up 8% over last year, according to the latest American Express Spending & Saving Tracker.

American Express Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of American Express Company today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable on August 10, 2012 to shareholders of record on July 6, 2012.

American Express Partners with Barnes and Noble College to Launch American Express® Campus Edition Prepaid Card in More Than 500 U.S. Campus Bookstores

American Express announced today the launch of
American Express Campus Edition Prepaid Card, a reloadable prepaid Card
available in more than 500 Barnes & Noble college bookstores across the United
States. Campus Edition Prepaid Card will provide college students with a smart
spending and budgeting tool that can be used anywhere American Express® Cards
are accepted.
"We're excited to partner with Barnes & Noble College Campus Bookstores to
provide college students with an everyday spending card," said Laura Kelly, SVP

American Express Launches First-of-its-Kind Mobile Offer Engine: Delivers Recommended Merchant Offers to Cardmembers Based on Their "Spend Graph"

American Express today launched an industry first mobile offer engine that
recommends and ranks relevant merchant offers in real time for US Cardmembers
based on their spending history and location -- a Cardmember's "spend graph."

Zynga and American Express Launch Zynga Serve Rewards Program

American Express and Zynga, the world's leading provider of social games services, today announced the launch of Zynga Serve Rewards, a new program that is tied to the Serve digital wallet and breaks new ground in the prepaid card market by offering rich in-game incentives for everyday spending. "We're excited to partner with American Express to invent new ways for people to experience Zynga play in more parts of their day," said Mark Pincus CEO and Founder of Zynga.

American Express Vice Chairman to Participate in the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

American Express Vice Chairman, Edward Gilligan, will participate in the
Morgan Stanley Financials Conference in New York, on Wednesday, June 13, 2012,
at 12:40 p.m. (ET). Mr. Gilligan will participate in a question and answer
session relating to the Company’s results and strategies.

American Express Partners with Lianlian Group; China's Fast Growing Mobile Top Up Provider

American Express today announced an operating agreement with Lianlian Group which will allow Lianlian Group to use Serve, a next-generation commerce technology, in products and services it develops for its consumer and business customers in China. The Serve platform, which American Express will license to Lianlian Group, is expected to help power a new Lianlian Group digital wallet that consumers can use to top up mobile phone minutes, pay bills and purchase products or services.

American Express Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to Participate in the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference

American Express Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth Chenault, will participate in the Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference in New York, on Wednesday, December 7, 2011, at 10:50 a.m. (EST). Mr. Chenault will participate in a question and answer session relating to the Company’s recent results and strategies.A live audio webcast will be made available to the general public through the American Express Investor Relations website at


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