Mr. Distefano recently assumed the position of Chief Technology Officer, an area where his experience and expertise can be best utilized. He will provide the leadership, vision and roadmap for how technology can further strengthen the company’s current and future workers’ compensation offerings, service delivery and overall business. Mr. Distefano had been serving as Chief Operations Officer and Chief Information Officer where he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of SUNZ, including the technology area. Mr. Distefano has also served on the Board of Directors of SUNZ since 2008.
Mr. Distefano joined SUNZ Insurance Company at its inception in 2005 as Chief Information Officer and was instrumental in the design and implementation of all technology currently in place at SUNZ Insurance Company. With his extensive background in the PEO and Staffing Industries he helped create the systems in place today to ensure compliance in the areas of fraud, payroll reporting and audit systems.
Mr. Distefano has been involved in the Professional Employer Organization (PEO) and Staffing Industries since the late 1980s. He started his career working for Staffing Network and Nexus Payroll Services located in Manchester, NH as their Manager of Information Systems.
Mr. Distefano is active in NAPEO, FAPEO and FSA. He is also a Licensed General Lines Property and Casualty Insurance Agent.