CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwired - Feb 4, 2015) -  Paycor announced today that it has been named as a Finalist for three categories in the ninth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Based on the voting results, the company ultimately will be the recipient of a Gold, Silver or Bronze Stevie Award in each category.

Paycor has been named a Finalist in the categories of: Customer Service Department of the Year (Computer Software); Front-Line Customer Service Professional of the Year (Mary Jo Westerkamp); and Young Customer Service Professional of the Year (Zachary Briggs). Instrumental in Paycor's day-to-day operations, the company's Client Service department works to ensure client satisfaction, retention and double-digit revenue growth. At Paycor, each client is paired with a dedicated service team, and Mary Jo Westerkamp is responsible for servicing Paycor's most complex clients. As a support services operations analyst at Paycor, Zachary Briggs successfully leads the Client Information Security team, which is responsible for turning research into action to ensure the highest level of client data security.

"We are thrilled that our team's dedication to taking care of our customers has been recognized again by the Stevie Awards," said Lynn Mangan, senior vice president of Client Service with Paycor. "We couldn't be happier that Mary Jo and Zachary's accomplishments -- as well as the entire Client Service department's achievements -- are receiving the peer recognition that they so richly deserve. We will continue to focus on putting our clients' needs first and providing the best service in the industry."

Final judging for the Stevie Awards will take place January 26 to February 4, and winners will be announced on Friday, February 27 at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at Votes for Paycor can be entered here:

About The Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at, and follow the Stevie Awards on Twitter @TheStevieAwards.

About Paycor
Paycor helps companies perform better with intuitive, cloud-based onboarding, HR, payroll and timekeeping software. We listen to our clients and understand what's important to their businesses and their employees. More than 26,000 small and mid-sized businesses across America have chosen Paycor for easy-to-use solutions that improve efficiency and enable them to focus on growing their business. Our personalized service and intuitive software have been voted by our clients to receive prestigious Stevie Awards. Paycor services also include tax filing in every jurisdiction in the U.S., online reporting, workers' compensation, and much more.