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NCR's Marija Zivanovic-Smith Accepted into Forbes Communications Council


Forbes Communications Council is an Invitation-Only Community
for Executives in Communications, Marketing, and PR

Marija Zivanovic-Smith, Group Vice President of Communications and
Public Affairs at NCR
(NYSE:NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions,
has been accepted into the Forbes Communications Council, an
invitation-only community for executives in communications, marketing,
and public relations.

Ms. Zivanovic-Smith joins other Forbes Communications Council members,
who are hand-selected, to become part of a curated network of successful
peers and get access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources,
including the opportunity to submit thought leadership articles and
short tips on industry-related topics for publishing on

Forbes Councils combines an innovative, high-touch approach to community
management perfected by the team behind Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC)
with the extensive resources and global reach of Forbes. As a result,
Forbes Council members get access to the people, benefits and expertise
they need to grow their businesses — and a dedicated member concierge
who acts as an extension of their own team, providing personalized
one-on-one support.

"Joining the Forbes Communications Council is an exciting moment for our
NCR team as we engage our stakeholders and communities with the story of
our iconic company's transformation," said Ms. Zivanovic-Smith. "I am
passionate about the value technology can create for business and
humanity. I am honored to have the opportunity to collaborate, share
best practices and contribute with my peers in the Forbes community."

In addition to her current responsibilities leading NCR's global
employer brand, public affairs, corporate communications, and the NCR
Foundation, Ms. Zivanovic-Smith is one of three U.S. representatives
nominated by the White House to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
(APEC) Business Advisory Council (ABAC). She also serves on the
Information Technology Industry Council (ITIC) Board of Directors and is
a trustee of the NCR Foundation. Her background includes leadership
roles in government relations, corporate marketing, real estate, sales
enablement, launching integrated global external affairs and brands,
digital marketing, and strategy.

Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, says, "We are honored to
welcome Ms. Zivanovic-Smith and NCR into the community. Our
mission with Forbes Councils is to curate successful professionals from
every industry, creating a vetted, social capital-driven network that
helps every member make an even greater impact on the business world."

About NCR Corporation

NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR) is a leader in omni-channel solutions,
turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional
experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR
enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across financial, retail,
hospitality, travel, telecom and technology industries. NCR solutions
run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is
headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with about 30,000 employees and does
business in 180 countries. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the
United States and other countries. NCR encourages investors to visit its
website which is updated regularly with financial and other important
information about NCR.


About Forbes Councils

Forbes partnered with the founders of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC)
to launch Forbes Councils, invitation-only communities for world-class
business professionals in a variety of industries. Members, who are
hand-selected by each Council's community team, receive personalized
introductions to each other based on their specific needs and gain
access to a wide range of business benefits and services, including
best-in-class concierge teams, personalized connections, peer-to-peer
learning, business services partners, and the opportunity to share
thought leadership content on For more information about
Forbes Communications Council, visit
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