PayIt Hires Scott Harris as Senior Vice President of Marketing

Kansas City, MO–PayIt, an award-winning provider for digital government, today announced the hiring of Scott Harris to be the company’s Senior Vice President of Marketing. Harris has spent more than 20 years as a marketing & technology executive.

PayIt’s platform enables people to easily access government services from any device. Whether it’s paying property taxes, vehicle registration renewals, or court citations, interacting with the agencies has never been easier for constituents.

“Scott has a proven track record as a strategic, innovative, and results-based marketing leader,” said PayIt founder and CEO John Thomson. “We are excited to have his expertise as we work to grow the company and help even more local public offices transform the way they interact with constituents. His work as a global marketing VP will be invaluable as we tackle new markets in the U.S. and beyond.”

“Now more than ever, agencies recognize the importance of delivering services in ways that are safe, easy, and reliable,” Harris said. “I’m thrilled at the opportunity to help PayIt reach a broader audience and make government work better for citizens across the United States and around the world.”

Prior to joining PayIt, Harris led global demand generation and marketing campaigns for Instructure, focused on the higher education and K-12 markets. Before that, he worked at Adobe, leading demand generation and enterprise marketing strategy. He is a thought leader who has spoken at industry conferences across the world and has been part of teams that won the Sirius Decisions ROI award multiple times. 

About PayIt

As an award-winning, cloud service provider for digital government transformation, PayIt allows agencies to consolidate most services into one citizen experience. PayIt employs a code-free approach that enables offices to digitize back office processes and payments within 90 days.

PayIt’s is modernizing how public agencies serve the public, increasing operation efficiency and improving user experience. This fresh approach to citizen interaction has won PayIt and public sector clients numerous awards–including being named to the GovTech 100 four years in a row, a finalist for the NASCIO State IT Recognition Award, multiple StateScoop awards, and several Government Experience Awards on state, city and local levels.

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