Michael C. Payne

Michael C. Payne, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Michael Payne is responsible for several shared service groups for ASGN including Information Technology, Service Center, and Payroll.

Prior to joining ASGN in 2003, Mr. Payne served as Vice President, Development and Deputy CIO at Time Warner where he managed the international technology organization, supporting the recorded music and publishing companies of Warner Music Group. Mr. Payne also served as a member of the CIO council of AOL Time Warner, focusing on post-merger integration and product development. At Time Warner, Mr. Payne managed multiple shared service teams, focused on ERP software implementations (Oracle and PeopleSoft) along with Internet business development, constructing 1800+ artist websites and the Digital Supply Chain, pioneering Internet sales channels. Earlier in his career, while with Ernst & Young LLP, Mr. Payne deployed a new business system and service center at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory that supported 18-month space exploration missions. His professional experience also includes over 10 years with Nestle USA (Carnation Company) in a variety of engineering and IT management roles, and the deployment of a home video worldwide manufacturing and distribution system for Technicolor.

Mr. Payne holds a bachelor of science degree from De Paul University in Chicago, Illinois.