ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Aug. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paylocity Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:PCTY), a cloud-based provider of payroll and human capital management software solutions, today announced that Michael Haske has been promoted to the position of President & Chief Operating Officer (COO).
In this expanded role, Haske will be responsible for aligning go-to-market sales and marketing activities with our operational teams who are focused on delivering an industry leading implementation and service experience to our nearly 15,000 clients.
"Over the past 10 years, Michael has built a world-class sales and marketing organization and has been a driving force behind the Paylocity growth story," said Steve Beauchamp, Chief Executive Officer of Paylocity. "As President & COO, Michael will leverage his more than 20 years of industry experience to help us continue to build strong teams across the company as Paylocity continues to grow."
"It's an honor to be named President & COO of Paylocity," said Michael Haske. "I am very proud of the strong culture we have created, and I look forward to working closely with our talented and dedicated employees as we build off of the success we've had in the past and enter into this next exciting chapter."
Michael joined Paylocity following a successful career in the payroll and HR industry. At Paychex, he served as Director of Marketing and Business Development as well as Regional Manager of Major Market Services, where he managed sales for the western half of the United States. Prior to Paychex, Michael held multiple roles with Automatic Data Processing (ADP).
Paylocity is a provider of cloud-based payroll and human capital management, or HCM, software solutions. Paylocity's comprehensive and easy-to-use solutions enable its clients to manage their workforces more effectively. Paylocity's solutions help drive strategic human capital decision-making and improve employee engagement by enhancing the human resource, payroll and finance capabilities of its clients. For more information, visit www.paylocity.com.
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