March 9, 2014
What has made the founder of Paychex very, very successful is brains, drive and tenacity. And those are the very qualities he wants in the people he hires and trains. He has led his payroll and benefits outsourcing business from a one-man enterprise into a 7,400-plus-employee corporation. A graduate of a little-known state college, he has a net worth of more than $1.1 billion.