As Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ShiftPixy, Scott Absher brings 30 years of relevant experience in organizational and capital development, as well as extensive employment industry expertise. Absher started his career in product development and support, serving large national retail chains, before turning his focus to the employer services industry.
Mr. Absher has held high-level executive, business development, sales and marketing and management positions with various companies. where he was instrumental in building and launching a number of successful product lines and enterprises focused on the provision of business-to-business offerings.
Since 1992, Mr. Absher has enjoyed significant involvement in the business services and employer service industries. He has guided many national sales organizations,
as well as independent agent forces, to deliver predictable growth in the business service industry. Additionally, his work in the development and launch of captive insurance programs and platforms brings a unique and rare insurance expertise to ShiftPixy.
Mr. Absher has advised firms in technology and business service-related ventures regarding matters of capital formation, liquidity, and growth strategy. Additionally, he has been actively involved in the early-stage fundraising, business strategy and development efforts of several startup ventures throughout his career.
He is a graduate of The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, where he majored in theology.