BlackLine Systems Adds New Languages for International Clients

Calabasas, CA – August 7, 2008 - BlackLine Systems today announced that two additional languages are available for its popular software application which helps companies automate and control balance sheet account reconciliations and optimize financial close processes.

In addition to offering French, German and Spanish translations, clients are now able to view the BlackLine application screens in Brazilian Portuguese and Korean (with full Kanji support.)

“BlackLine has more than 10,000 users worldwide. It is important that international users as well domestic users have expert handling of cultural settings, multi-currency issues, and the ability to show end-user screens in their native language,” said Therese Tucker, CEO, BlackLine. “BlackLine is committed to the international community and will add additional language translations as they are requested by our clients.”

By utilizing an expert linguistic translation company, BlackLine users can be assured that the translated application screens utilize proper accounting terminology and are culturally appropriate. Individual users of the BlackLine system can either view application screens in their native language that corresponds to their browser or the language of their choice.

“BlackLine has seen significant growth in the international markets,” said Dominick DiPaolo, VP of Global Sales for BlackLine. “By expanding our translation capabilities and offering 24-7 support, we can offer top-notch service as we start expanding into additional markets with new offices.”

About BlackLine Systems
Founded in 2001, BlackLine Systems was the pioneer of Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation software applications. An experienced provider of enterprise software to Fortune 1,000 companies, BlackLine provides quick-to-implement, scaleable and easy-to-use applications that, for the first time, automate the entire financial close process and help improve financial controls for companies of all sizes. BlackLine software applications complement and are an integral component of existing Business Performance Management (BPM), Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems.

BlackLine offers customers a choice between enterprise or OnDemand delivery. With a proven track record and a commitment to customer success, BlackLine seeks to reduce the effort the financial close places on the CFO. For more information, please visit


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