BlackLine Systems Representatives To Speak at 17th Annual CFO Rising Conference


Calabasas, Calif. – March 3, 2010 – Representatives from financial software provider BlackLine Systems will be speaking at the 17th Annual CFO Rising Conference & Expo, scheduled for Sunday through Wednesday, March 7 to 10, 2010, in Orlando.

With an emphasis on growth strategies to help companies “harness a financial turnaround,” CFO Rising will provide a venue for senior finance executives, including some of the world’s most powerful CFOs, to share their insights on how they are addressing and overcoming the challenges they face amidst a climate of rampant regulation reform and a troubled global economy in general.

BlackLine Senior Vice President of Global Sales Dominick DiPaolo will lead a session entitled “Innovating the Close Process: A Practical Approach,” slated for Monday, March 8, at 2:50 p.m. ET. With stakes surrounding the financial close higher today than ever, the session will focus on ways the CFO can improve control and visibility surrounding the financial close process by implementing practical solutions that utilize new technology to improve overall accuracy and efficiency, while reducing costs.

Senior finance executives from a Fortune 500 BlackLine client company will present a case study on innovative uses they’ve found for the software and the key benefits they have experienced using BlackLine software over the past two years.

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 Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day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


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