BLACKLINE SYSTEMS, COMPLIANCE WEEK TO DELIVER JOINT WEBCAST ON THE OBSOLESCENCE OF SPREADSHEETS IN THE FINANCIAL CLOSE PROCESS
FORTUNE 500 FINANCIAL SOFTWARE PROVIDER, LEADING INDUSTRY RESOURCE TEAM UP TO OFFER CFOS GUIDANCE ON IMPROVING ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, CONTROL OF ACCOUNT RECONCILIATIONS
Calabasas, Calif. – Nov. 14, 2008 – Financial software provider BlackLine Systems and leading industry resource and trade magazine Compliance Week will be presenting a joint webcast offering CFOs and other accounting department staff guidance on maintaining control and visibility over their account reconciliations and overall financial close process. Matt Kelly, editor-in-chief of Compliance Week, will moderate the webcast scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at 2 p.m. ET.
“Today, spreadsheets represent one of the biggest risks to ensuring a timely and accurate financial close. Finance and accounting department executives are searching for ways to eliminate spreadsheets from the critically important account reconciliation portion of the financial close,” said Kelly. “Attendees of this webcast will learn about ways they can improve their overall financial close process by removing spreadsheets and increasing visibility and control over account reconciliations.”
Webcast attendees will leave this session with insight into how they can improve their reconciliation process and financial close by automating it end to end. The discussion will focus on ways accounting staff can leverage a combination of technology and process improvements so they can report faster with increased confidence in their numbers.
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