Vince Thomas

Billhighway, Founder & CEO
Stand Up Detroit, Lead Investor
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2011

Vince earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance from Eastern Michigan University where he played baseball all four years.

Vince & Billhighway

Since founding Billhighway in 1999 Vince has grown Billhighway to become the leader in integrated payment processing for the non-profit and association community. Today, Billhighway boasts over 4,000 clients in all 50 United States and Canada.

Vince provides strategic direction to the Billhighway team while promoting a culture-centric workforce that drives growth and long term value. He believes that being honest with who we are at Billhighway allows us to find like-minded people who will thrive here.


About Vince

  • Started Billhighway in 1999 from his college apartment
  • 2011 Crain’s 40 Under 40
  • 2013 & 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year judge
  • Workplace culture is key
  • Lead Investor at Stand Up Detroit, a growth agent investing in companies that leverage proprietary technology to solve tough business problems, with a deep-rooted foundation of social philanthropy. Vince is a Detroit native and enthusiast.