Small Business Partner - Paychex

Gabriella "Gabby" Mallette, Small Business Sales Consultant at Paychex

1. Tell us about your business; and what is your business philosophy?

Paychex offers human resource solutions to fit the needs of any size business. From recruiting employees, to calculating payroll and filing tax payments, to timeclocks and administering retirement plans. Paychex allows clients to save time and focus on running their business.

2. Why are you passionate about your commitment to United Way’s Community Investment Fund?

As a kid, my mom always told me how important it is to help people. I enjoy giving back to the community that is now home and make a difference to the people around me.

3. What is something interesting or surprising that most people don’t know about you?

Most people do not know that I played volleyball at the University of Florida for four years from 2012-2016.

4. What would your older self tell your younger self?

I would tell my younger self that it doesn’t matter what you know, who you know, or what you have – what matters is in your heart.

5. Favorite quote?

“How you make others feel, says a lot about you” - Unknown 

Small businesses play a critical role in maintaining a thriving local economy. They are no less important to the success of United Way, as we endeavor to improve lives through our work in health, education and financial stability. Our Small Business Partners are an important, growing family of donors, who are vital to helping us meet the needs of our community.

To learn more about how you and your business can support United Way, contact Dana Clayton at or (352) 333-0846.

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