Tom Golisano


Founder, Paychex

Political Donor

Former Gubernatoral Candidate (New York)

Tom Golisano is a billionaire businessman, center-left donor, and founder of the payroll and benefits services company Paychex. Golisano founded the Independence Party of New York and twice ran (unsuccessfully) for New York governor.

Golisano has donated to the presidential campaigns of Democrats John Kerry, Dick Gephardt, and Republican-turned-independent Charlie Crist. He has also funded National Popular Vote, an anti-Electoral College advocacy group.

Connected Organizations

  1. National Popular Vote (NPV) (Non-profit)
    Major Donor
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