ENTERPRISE FINANCIAL SOFTWARE PROVIDER BLACKLINE SYSTEMS TO HOST ANNUAL USER CONFERENCE NOV. 12 – 15 AT THE BELLAGIO, LAS VEGAS

PRESS RELEASESALL-STAR ROSTER OF SPEAKERS FROM DELOITTE CONSULTING, COX COMMUNICATIONS, BLACKLINE TO FOCUS ON FINANCIAL CLOSE OPTIMIZATION FOR LARGE CORPORATIONS

Calabasas, Calif. – Oct. 29, 2008 – BlackLine Systems, pioneer of account reconciliation software and the first company to offer an automated solution for large corporations, is hosting its annual user conference on Wednesday to Saturday, Nov. 12 – 15, 2008, at The Bellagio in Las Vegas. The event, expected to attract representatives from many of BlackLine’s 100+ customers, partners and other interested parties, will focus on best practices for improving the timeliness and accuracy of the financial close process in large corporations.

BlackLine has lined up an all-star roster of speakers including:

  • Lee Dittmar, Deloitte Consulting LLP principal and leader of the firm’s Enterprise Governance Practice, who will deliver the keynote on governance expectations and the impact on the financial close.
  • Therese Tucker, CEO and founder of BlackLine, and who was just nominated as a finalist for a Stevie Award recognizing outstanding Women in Business, will give the State of the Union Address.
  • Tammie Coley, director of accounting, Cox Communications, will discuss the ROI she has seen after using BlackLine software for three years and offer her best practice suggestions for controlling costs.
  • Jeff Adler, CPA & MBA, BlackLine’s vice president and product expert, will highlight the latest trends in accounting including his guidance and thoughts on the impact of new IFRS and AS5 regulations.The complete conference agenda can be found at Conference Information.

About BlackLine

BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions that transform Finance and Accounting (F&A) by automating, centralising and streamlining financial close operations, intercompany accounting processes and other key F&A processes for large and midsize enterprises.  Designed to complement ERP and other financial systems, BlackLine’s cloud platform increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management and accounting automation.

BlackLine’s mission is to continuously improve the quality, accuracy and efficiency of Finance and Accounting by centralising key functions within a single, unified cloud platform. Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day activities. BlackLine helps companies modernise accounting operations with intelligent automation, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close.  To date more than 2,800 companies with users in over 130 countries around the world trust BlackLine to help ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney servicing its 14 global locations.For more information, please visit https://www.blackline.com/.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Ashley Dyer
Sr. Public Relations Manager
P. 818.936.7166
E: ashley.dyer@blackline.com

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