MONETT, Mo., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its ProfitStars® division today announced that iPay Solutions™ was named among the 2013 Best Places to Work in Kentucky.
The award, presented by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management, is determined by an in-depth analysis of employee and employer surveys that analyze confidential sentiments, benefits, policies, workplace practices, and more. A total of 73 companies were recognized with this honor, and iPay Solutions ranked 19 out of the 40 winners among large companies with 250 or more U.S. employees. This was the first year iPay entered the Best Places to Work for the state of Kentucky, but has received similar recognition the prior two years as a top 10 Best Places to Work in the city of Louisville. iPay Solutions provides online payment and billing solutions to more than 4,000 financial institutions and employs more than 280 people in Kentucky.
Greg Adelson, group president of iPay Solutions, said, "We have invested significantly in several strategies focused on our employees and creating a strong work environment where driven and talented individuals can excel. It's an honor to again be named among the companies that are setting a higher standard for attracting and retaining coveted professionals in the great state of Kentucky."
For more details about Best Places to Work in Kentucky, visit www.bestplacestoworkky.com.
In addition to this recognition, Jack Henry & Associates was named one of America's 2013 Top Workplaces by WorkplaceDynamics. Out of 872 organizations with more than 1,000 employees that participated in regional Top Workplaces programs, Jack Henry & Associates was number 102.
As a diverse, global division of Jack Henry & Associates, ProfitStars combines JHA's solid technology background with the latest breakthroughs in five performance-boosting solution groups – Financial Performance, Imaging and Payments Processing, Information Security and Risk Management, Retail Delivery, and Online and Mobile. Explore the power of ProfitStars-enhanced performance at www.profitstars.com.
About Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.
Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq: JKHY) is a leading provider of computer systems and electronic payment solutions primarily for financial services organizations. Its technology solutions serve more than 11,600 customers nationwide, and are marketed and supported through three primary brands. Jack Henry Banking® supports banks ranging from community to mid-tier institutions with information processing solutions. Symitar® is the leading provider of information processing solutions for credit unions of all sizes. ProfitStars® provides highly specialized products and services that enable financial institutions of every asset size and charter, and diverse corporate entities to mitigate and control risks, optimize revenue and growth opportunities, and contain costs. Additional information is available at www.jackhenry.com.
Statements made in this news release that are not historical facts are forward-looking information. Actual results may differ materially from those projected in any forward-looking information. Specifically, there are a number of important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by any forward-looking information. Additional information on these and other factors, which could affect the Company's financial results, are included in its Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings on Form 10-K, and potential investors should review these statements. Finally, there may be other factors not mentioned above or included in the Company's SEC filings that may cause actual results to differ materially from any forward-looking information.
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