About Our Company

Our Mission

A trusted technology partner providing exceptional business solutions and customer experiences by delivering value and growth for today and tomorrow.

Company History

Established 1989

Acquired by Sage North America in 2006

Full-service, end-to-end payment processor focused on integrated payments

All forms of payments across all commerce environments

More than 2,000 partners

Over 1M customers served, primarily in the U.S.

Processing partners include TSYS, BMO Harris Bank, Moneris, MB Financial, Wells Fargo

300 employees

August 1, 2017…Acquired by GTCR, a leading Chicago-based Private Equity firm specializing in building successful fintech and payment processing companies

January 23, 2018 launched new Paya brand

Headquarters in Reston, VA with locations in Atlanta, GA and Fort Walton Beach, FL



  • Joe Kaplan
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Greg Cohen
  • Christopher Brundage
    Vice President of Sales, Paya Services
  • Lenny Crotty
    Vice President of Sales – Software and Technology
  • Scott Evans
    Vice President of Risk
  • Suzanne Hawes
    Chief Human Resources Officer
  • John Pfisterer
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mike Vaughn
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Christine Scappa
    Senior Vice President of Operations
  • Ben Weiner
    Vice President of Corporate Development
  • Darrell Winfield
    Chief Information Officer
  • Christopher Wuhrer
    Vice President & Head of Product Management
Introducing Paya. Payments Just Got Easier.

Explore our Career Opportunities

Paya employees help people to discover a better way to work in the digital age. Our motivations come from a clear mission and vision of providing exceptional business solutions and customer experiences, delivering value and growth for today and tomorrow. Team socials, volunteer events, great technology and tools, and supportive co-workers make Paya a winning team.

Interested in any of these opportunities?

Send email to [email protected]

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RTC West

12120 Sunset Hills Road Suite 500
Reston, VA 20190

One Ravinia Drive

1 Ravinia Drive NE
Suite 1430
Dunwoody, GA 30346

73 Eglin Pkwy, NE
Suite 301
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548


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Events & Webinars

Connect 2018
November 5, 2018
Connect Conference is the biennial meeting for you, the users of ECi’s software products for independent businesses.
Money 2020
October 21, 2018
Paya will be sponsoring Money 2020 an event where the Payments, FinTech and Financial Services ecosystem unite.
September 12, 2018
WSAA enables registered attendees the ability to connect and network with global industry leaders in the electronic payments industry.

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Flexible – From terminals to 1000+ software integrations

Secure – Everything you need for safe payments

Reliable – Dependable system uptime 24/7