President & CEO
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Martin Mucci is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Paychex, a leading provider of HR, payroll, benefits, and insurance solutions. Founded in 1971, the Rochester-based company serves more than 680,000 clients in more than 100 locations in the US and Europe. Under Mucci’s leadership, Paychex has transformed from a payroll services company to a leading provider of integrated human capital management (HCM) solutions for small- and mid-sized businesses, growing to $4.0 billion in annual revenue and a market cap of more than $30 billion. Under Mucci’s leadership, Paychex has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by The Ethisphere Institute and one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE. Mucci joined Paychex as Senior Vice President of Operations in 2002. In this position, he was responsible for all operations and customer service for the company’s payroll and human resource services clients, as well as the company’s product management and information technology functions. Notably, he’s a regular guest on CNBC’s Squawk Box, as well as Bloomberg TV and Radio. Prior to joining Paychex, Mucci served as President of Telephone Operations at Frontier Communications. Before this he was the CEO of Frontier Telephone in Rochester, a telecommunications services provider.