Jack Henry & Associates named a Best Place to Work in Kentucky for seventh consecutive year

Company moves to a top-10 spot for its collaborative workplace environment, commitment to employee development

MONETT, MO (May 1, 2019)Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Today the company announced that it has been recognized for the seventh year in a row on the Best Places to Work in Kentucky list by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management (KYSHRM). Jack Henry & Associates ranked No. 7 in the Large Companies category, up from No. 12 last year.

To determine the region’s best workplaces, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and KYSHRM partnered with research firm Best Companies Group to analyze confidential employee surveys evaluating companies’ policies, employee practices and benefits. Jack Henry & Associates employs approximately 300 professionals in the area and has offices in both Elizabethtown and Louisville.

Tede Forman, group president of Jack Henry & Associates’ Kentucky-based iPay Solutions group, said, “At Jack Henry & Associates, we are committed to putting our associates first, offering a dynamic, transparent workplace culture that challenges them to grow. Such an environment fosters substantial collaboration and productivity, ultimately leading to greater company success. We are honored to be ranked among the top 10 places to work in Kentucky; to consistently place on this list year after year is a testament that our associates value us as much as we value them.”

Jack Henry & Associates was recognized in the Large Companies category; the categories are determined each year by Best Companies Group based on the number of employees in the geographic area. The Large Companies category is for organizations that employ more than 500 people. Each company had to employ at least 15 local professionals to participate in the program, and the list spans many diverse industries, including financial services, legal services, hospitality, education and religion. For more details about The Best Places to Work in Kentucky rankings, visit

About Jack Henry & Associates

Jack Henry (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions primarily for the financial services industry. We are an S&P 500 company that serves approximately 9,000 clients nationwide through three divisions: Jack Henry Banking® supports banks ranging from community banks to multi-billion-dollar institutions; Symitar® provides industry-leading solutions to credit unions of all sizes; and ProfitStars® offers highly specialized solutions to financial institutions of every asset size, as well as diverse corporate entities outside of the financial services industry. With a heritage that has been dedicated to openness, partnership, and user centricity for more than 40 years, we are well-positioned as a driving market force in future-ready digital solutions and payment processing services. We empower our clients and consumers with the human-centered, tech-forward, and insights-driven solutions that will get them where they want to go. Are you future ready? Additional information is available at


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