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Jack Henry and Associates Recognized for Open Culture, Named a Best Place to Work in IT by IDGs Computerworld Ninth Year

June 18, 2019

MONETT, Mo. – 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 named as one of IDG’s Computerworld 100 Best Places to Work in IT for 2019, marking its ninth year on the list. Jack Henry ranked number 38 in the Large Companies category.

s awards program, now in its 26th year, acknowledges organizations that facilitate a professionally challenging and rewarding work environment for IT professionals, in addition to competitive benefits and compensation. A comprehensive, anonymous survey was conducted to determine the rankings, evaluating key characteristics such as employee engagement, training proficiency, retention rates and innovative technology.

David Foss, president and CEO of Jack Henry & Associates, said, “At Jack Henry, we are committed to facilitating an open work environment; we place a heavy emphasis on consistent communication with all employees, ensuring they have direct access to leadership to ask questions and make suggestions. This type of culture fosters higher levels of collaboration and employee satisfaction, ultimately leading to greater overall company success. We are honored to once again be acknowledged by Computerworld as a Best Place to Work in IT.”

The Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT ranking recognizes 100 organizations, which are divided into three categories based on size. Jack Henry ranked in the Large Companies category, for organizations with 5,000 or more employees. The company currently employs more than 6,500 professionals nationwide.

“The market for IT talent remains very tight, and employers continue to focus on finding and holding on to the best people," said Computerworld executive editor Ken Mingis. "Our 2019 survey shows again that the Best Places to Work in IT are dynamic organizations that provide top pay and a broad array of programs and benefits designed to make them attractive places to work. Many show that they have a commitment to training, to diversity and to improved com
munication and teamwork.”​

Survey results and coverage are featured in both
the June issue of the Computerworld digital magazine and online at For more details about Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT program for 2019, visit the publication here.


About the Best Places to Work in IT list

The Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG's Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.


About Computerworld

Computerworld is the leading technology media brand empowering enterprise users and their managers, helping them create business advantage by skillfully exploiting today's abundantly powerful web, mobile, and desktop applications. Computerworld also offers guidance to IT managers tasked with optimizing client systems—and helps businesses revolutionize the customer and employee experience with new collaboration platforms. Computerworld's award-winning website (, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world's largest global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld is published by IDG Communications, Inc. Company information is available at


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About Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. The S&P 500 company’s solutions serve more than 9,000 customers nationwide and are marketed and supported through three primary brands. Jack Henry Banking® supports banks ranging from community banks to multi-billion-dollar institutions with information processing solutions. Symitar® is a leading provider of information processing solutions for credit unions of all sizes. ProfitStars® provides highly specialized products and services that enable financial institutions of every asset size and charter, and diverse corporate entities to mitigate and control risks, optimize revenue and growth opportunities, and contain costs. Additional information is available at