Zuma Payroll & Processing Names Leigh Schuckman as Chief Growth Officer
Experienced Sales and Business Development Executive Joins Fast-Growing Payroll, Processing, and Talent Management Software Provider
January 12, 2021 - Melville, New York - Zuma Payroll & Processing (“Zuma”), a leading payroll, processing, and talent management software provider, today announced that Leigh Schuckman has been named Chief Growth Officer. Schuckman, an experienced sales and business development executive, will help Zuma accelerate its growth, customer relationships, and new product pipeline. She will report to Zuma CEO Chris Caputo and Co-Founder Scott Evans.
Zuma has grown significantly over the past few years, driven by an expanded roster of clients and increased demand for its cloud-based payroll service, human capital management, and time and attendance solutions. Zuma provides these services in a comprehensive, bundled service offering and has several new client solutions in the pipeline.
“We pride ourselves on delivering innovative payroll technology combined with personalized service, and bringing high caliber leaders on board like Leigh is part of that commitment,” said Caputo. “Leigh has an extensive understanding of the pain points facing growing businesses. Her experience will help us deepen our client relationships, develop new products, and meet the growing demand for cloud-based payroll and talent management solutions.”
“Every company is working hard to navigate today’s challenging economy, and Zuma provides the critical resources businesses need to be successful,” said Schuckman. “Having worked with hundreds of growing businesses over my career, I know the challenges these companies face and am eager to help them partner with Zuma to enhance their operations. I have known Chris and Scott for years and am excited to join the team. We have a slate of new initiatives in the pipeline to further support our clients.”
Prior to joining Zuma, Schuckman served as Director of Business Development at Sandler Training, a professional development and training organization. At Sandler, Schuckman trained, coached, and consulted with hundreds of businesses, helping them communicate more effectively in the marketplace. She is also an active participant at leading industry events and has spoken at more than 70 industry events over the course of her career. Prior to Sandler, Schuckman was Head of Sales at fintech Solve Advisors and Sales Director at Paychex.
About Zuma Payroll & Processing
Founded in 2006, Zuma provides critical payroll and human capital solutions to growing businesses. Zuma combines innovative, cloud-based technology and personalized service to help companies better manage their operations. In addition to payroll processing, Zuma delivers comprehensive human capital management (HCM) solutions that integrate business functions into a single source. Zuma is based in Melville, NY. For more information, please visit https://www.zumapay.com/.