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Chaz SomersFebruary 22, 20211 min read

CBIZ Partners with ZayZoon: Interview w/ VP of Growth Corey Payne

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Chaz Somers started his professional career as a part-time social media contractor at ZayZoon and since then, has evolved into a full-time content marketing associate. Chaz’s love for branding and storytelling has led him to blog writing, clothing design and video production all within ZayZoon.

Shubh Sidhu, recently sat down with his counterpart Corey Payne, VP of Growth at CBIZ, to discuss financial health for employees, operating through a pandemic and the innovation that will come from a year of adversity. The conversation has been edited down into clips that can be found in this article. 

CBIZ is the nation's leading provider of professional advisory services. CBIZ provides many services ranging from Accounting and Tax to Insurance and HR. Their insights team of experts also provide valuable information to over 60,000 subscribers.

CBIZ might be a big company but they pride themselves on catering to businesses of all sizes, big and small. With 90,000+ clients nationwide and over 4800 associates, CBIZ realizes that client offerings and benefits can’t just check a box, but instead, they must provide real value.


Corey's Introduction

CBIZ's Vice President of Growth, Corey Payne, gives a brief description of his role within the company.


CBIZ's Partnership with ZayZoon


Corey describes how well CBIZ's relationship with ZayZoon has worked out thus far and how the partnership has helped support employees during a pandemic.   


Top Challenges of 2020


Corey touches on 2020 and what is was like for CBIZ to navigate through such uncertain times. He discusses the up's and down's of the pandemic and how adapting to the new norm benefited the company. 


Looking Toward 2021

Corey shares his thoughts on how 2021 will look compared to 2020 and what he anticipates for the future. He talks about the inevitability of change and uncertainty and how we need innovation to overcome these issues. 

"If you weren't doing this..."

On a lighter note, Corey explores what he might be doing if not the VP of Growth at CBIZ. His answer may be slightly interesting to some of our American supporters but is certainly no surprise to the Canadians.