Mr. Golisano’s generosity and commitment to excellence has helped ensure that the highest level of pediatric healthcare, specialty services and family-friendly amenities are available in one convenient location to children, grandchildren, and families close to home in Southwest Florida.
As the founder and Chairman of Paychex, Inc., one of the nation’s largest payroll and human resource service providers, the billion-dollar company now serves more than half a million businesses.
At the heart of his philanthropy is his belief in the potential of people and what they can accomplish with a shared passion and commitment. Three state-of-the-art children’s hospitals now bear his name. He also founded the B. Thomas Golisano Foundation, one of the nation’s largest private foundations devoted exclusively to supporting programs that help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities achieve their maximum potential.
Mr. Golisano’s compassionate and generous heart has turned possibilities into reality, transformed the communities he has touched, and inspired countless lives to believe in miracles.