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

Company recognized for dedication to employee success, rewarding culture

MONETT, MO (May 2, 2017) — 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 it has been acknowledged by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management as a 2017 Best Place to Work in Kentucky.

Jack Henry & Associates ranked number 11 in the large company category, up from number 14 in 2016. With offices in Louisville and Elizabethtown, Jack Henry & Associates employs more than 290 people in the state of Kentucky.

The award, managed by Best Companies Group, is determined by a confidential employee survey and a detailed analysis of employee policies, practices and benefits. It is a multi-year initiative designed to identify companies that are moving their workplace environments toward excellence.

Tede Forman, group president of iPay Solutions, said, “There is a strong correlation between the happiness and fulfillment of employees and the success of the overall company. We believe that fostering a rewarding, dynamic work environment that encourages growth and balance positively impacts our company morale and culture. We are honored to once again be named among the best places to work in Kentucky.”

The award recognizes 100 companies annually, inclusive of the entire state of Kentucky and covering many industries. Winners are selected in three categories: small companies of 15-149 employees, medium companies of 150-499 employees and large companies consisting of more than 500 employees. Each category is based on the total number of employees nationwide; however, only Kentucky employees are surveyed.

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About Jack Henry & Associates Inc

Jack Henry (Nasdaq: JKHY) is a well-rounded financial technology company that strengthens connections between financial institutions and the people and businesses they serve. We are an S&P 500 company that prioritizes openness, collaboration, and user centricity – offering banks and credit unions a vibrant ecosystem of internally developed modern capabilities as well as the ability to integrate with leading fintechs. For more than 45 years, Jack Henry has provided technology solutions to enable clients to innovate faster, strategically differentiate, and successfully compete while serving the evolving needs of their accountholders. We empower approximately 8,000 clients with people-inspired innovation, personal service, and insight-driven solutions that help reduce the barriers to financial health. Additional information is available at


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