BlackLine Systems to Join SAP, PwC, Deloitte, E&Y as Sponsors for "CFO Dimensions 2012” Conference in Chicago


LOS ANGELES – June X, 2012 – Leading financial close software provider BlackLine Systems will be sponsoring and speaking at the upcoming “CFO Dimensions 2012”conference – a premier educational and networking event, being held Tuesday, Sept. 18, in Chicago, for U.S. CFOs and other senior corporate finance, accounting and related executives. Other event sponsors include SAP America, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Deloitte LLP, Ernst & Young LLP, and many other world-class companies.

“We are very excited about the CFO Dimensions conference,” said John Kogan, CEO of Proformative. “There is an insatiable need for knowledge among finance and related corporate leaders, and not enough opportunity to feed that demand. We are pleased to team with BlackLine, among many others, to offer finance leaders a high-impact and rewarding educational and networking event specifically designed with their needs in mind.”

The CFO Dimensions conference will focus on the most pressing issues for CFOs in today’s increasingly complex and demanding environment. The core themes of the conference are: the CFO’s new role in driving corporate growth; understanding enterprise risk management (ERM) from all angles and using all available tools; and governance, risk and compliance (GRC) best practices. Speaking to these challenges will be seasoned CFOs and subject matter experts from leading global companies, including BlackLine Systems, SAP, Ernst & Young, PwC, Deloitte, Wyndham Worldwide and many others.

“We are proud to be aligned with so many other industry leading global companies to bring this important event together,” said Howard Goldstein, VP of marketing, BlackLine Systems. “Attendees will learn best practices in strategic finance from thought leaders at some of the most prestigious and experienced companies in the world.”

CFOs and other senior finance and related professionals from public and private companies will benefit from the CFO Dimensions conference. Whether their aim is to learn about what is making today’s top finance leaders tick or simply to network with peers in a professional atmosphere, the conference will be tuned towards helping CFOs get ahead and stay there.

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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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