BlackLine Clients BlueScope Steel, James Hardie to Present at Company’s Annual Australia User Group Meeting


LOS ANGELES – Aug. 12, 2011 – Financial software provider BlackLine Systems will be hosting its Annual Australia User Group Meetings next week to serve the company’s growing base of clients in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.

BlackLine will hold two full-day events in Australia offering clients the ability to select the location that is most convenient for them. The first will be at the Vibe Savoy Hotel in Melbourne on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011, featuring a case study from local BlackLine client BlueScope Steel. The second will follow on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, at the Parkroyal Parramatta in Sydney with a client case study from James Hardie Australia.

Representatives from local BlackLine client companies will participate in discussions on the benefits of using BlackLine and will share ideas on how accounting and finance executives can get the most value out of the BlackLine application.

As at all BlackLine User Group Meetings and Conferences, clients who attend the Australia events will be given an opportunity to:
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  • Learn best practices from BlackLine’s team of experts
  • Hear how experienced users from other regional companies creatively use BlackLine
  • Preview upcoming software enhancements
  • Directly influence the product direction going forward

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 Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day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