Who We Are

IronRoad is a Professional Employer Organization based in Cincinnati, OH serving across all industries for the past 27 years. IronRoad provides a variety of Fortune 100 services including payroll processing, tax filings, workers’ compensation insurance, human resources guidance and administration, and employee benefits plans and administration.

What We Believe

At IronRoad, we believe that the measure of a leader is deemed by their willingness to serve others. Our vision is to be a blessing to our clients by delivering a premier employee experience, building lasting relationships, and empowering you to transform the health and prosperity of your organization. Simply put, You have the passion and the vision. We have the tools that help get you there.

Core Values

Founded on the Christian Faith, IronRoad is a connected, family-oriented company. Our People make it their mission to serve others in everything we do to make the lives we touch a little easier. We build strong relationships with our Clients, providing the tools and knowledge necessary to successfully run the back end of their business. We partner with our Communities to help those in need and spread joy and smiles. Our team of Servant Leaders are empowered to put our Clients first and lead with a positive, responsive, and professional approach for a high touch, personal feel. Our people separate us from the competition where we can take the time to listen and fully understand each inquiry to make an impact every day. We come alongside you as a partner you can count on!
Servant Leadership

Working collaboratively to make an impact on each other and the communities and businesses we serve.


We humble ourselves to something greater that helps us find inner strength and peace.


We show genuine compassion for others by extending grace, understanding and respect.


Our character is revealed during difficult times. What we do when no one is looking or when we don’t feel like doing it defines our character.


In order to improve and become a better WE, feedback is welcome, and challenges are opportunities for growth. Owning our impact on our teammates, clients, and business partners is crucial.


Celebrating achievements and taking time to be together, laughing, sharing a meal, and lifting each other up.

Diversity & Inclusion

Celebrating Differences

Our greatest strength is our people! We embrace differences in all individuals no matter who they are, where they come from, what they believe, how they think, and their experiences.


We equip our people and clients based on their individual needs to be the most successful version of themselves.


Making the effort to seek different perspectives and ensure all voices are heard, allows us to hear them and honor their viewpoints

Faith & Foundation

“At our core, IronRoad is a faith-based organization. Our faith is founded on Christian principles and the belief that Jesus Christ is the Messiah. Our ambition is to glorify Him amid running our business daily. We operate based on Biblical truth as we understand it in the Bible. Although we realize we will always fall well short of doing this perfectly, it is our desire to serve others, admit when we are wrong and work to get better. Because we model our business after the life and example of Jesus, we believe in and are passionate about servant leadership. These verses from the Bible are at the core of who we strive to be: Romans 12:10, “Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves” and Philippians 2:3, “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, rather in humility value others above yourselves”. As a faith-based organization we embrace and welcome every race, religion, and cultural background in our company. We enjoy discussing different faiths and experiences of all our teammates during our regular weekly Servant Leadership classes. These times have proven to be the most meaningful to me throughout my 22 years at IronRoad.”
-Billy Southerland, CEO.