Top Paychex Technology Executive a Guest on The Bill Kutik Show

Mike Gioja Offers Expert Perspective on Paychex SaaS-based Payroll and HR Services

ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Paychex, Inc., a leading provider of payroll, human resource, insurance, and benefits outsourcing for small- to medium-sized businesses, today announced that Paychex senior vice president of information technology, product management and development Michael E. Gioja is the featured guest this week on The Bill Kutik Radio Show®.

The Bill Kutik Radio Show, produced by Appirio, is a bi-weekly talk show featuring unedited and unrehearsed conversations with key HR thought leaders, including executives from leading HR technology providers.

On the program, Gioja provides his unique perspective on technology innovation taking place in the payroll and HR industry, particularly for small and medium-sized businesses, Paychex’s target market.

Gioja, who joined Paychex in November 2008, is a senior executive with more than 30 years experience in product management and strategy, as well as software and information technology. At Paychex, he has led his teams through creation and launch of the Paychex Next Generation (PNG) platform and SaaS applications.

To listen to Gioja’s interview, go to

About Bill Kutik

Bill Kutik is considered the leading independent analyst of the HR technology marketplace with specialties in HCM, recruiting, talent management, and social networking. Since 1990, he has been the technology columnist for Human Resource Executive, and for HREOnline since 2006, also serving as co-chairman of the magazine’s annual conference, HR Technology Conference & Exhibition, since it began in 1998. HR World named him one of the “Top 25 HR Influencers of 2007.” More recently, he was named a “Top 25 HR Digital Influencer 2009.”

About Appirio

Appirio is a global services provider that uses crowdsourcing and cloud, social and mobile technology to help enterprises reimagine their business and become more agile. Appirio brings together technology expertise with a deep understanding of the way people work, and the development, design and analytics skills of a 600,000 person global crowdsourcing community. Appirio has worked with more than 500 enterprises, including organizations like Facebook, Intuit, Japan Post Network, L’Oreal, McGraw-Hill, NetApp, The Four Seasons, and Virgin America. The company is backed by Sequoia Capital, GGV Capital and General Atlantic.

About Paychex

Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) is a leading provider of payroll, human resource, insurance, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses. The company offers comprehensive payroll services, including payroll processing, payroll tax administration, and employee pay services, including direct deposit, check signing, and Readychex®. Human resource services include 401(k) plan recordkeeping, section 125 plans, a professional employer organization, time and attendance solutions, and other administrative services for business. A variety of business insurance products, including group health and workers' compensation, are made available through Paychex Insurance Agency, Inc. Paychex was founded in 1971. With headquarters in Rochester, New York, the company has more than 100 offices serving approximately 570,000 payroll clients as of May 31, 2013. For more information about Paychex and our products, visit

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