BLACKLINE NAMED ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S BEST MEDIUM-SIZED COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN RECENT FORTUNE MAGAZINE RANKING

Financial Automation Software Provider Recognized for Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie in the Workplace

LOS ANGELES – Oct. 13, 2016BlackLine, a leading provider of financial controls and automation solutions that enable Continuous Accounting,has earned a place among the country’s ‘Best Small and Medium Workplaces’, a prestigious ranking recently revealed by consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine. BlackLine took the number 65 spot on the list of the ‘100 Best Medium Workplaces’ (between 100 and 999 employees) in the United States.

The Best Small & Medium Workplaces rankings are based upon employee feedback to an anonymous Trust Index© survey which focuses on five key areas - Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie – along with a culture audit completed by the company.Responding to the survey, 94 percent of employees said BlackLine is a “great place to work” and 97 percent said they are “proud to tell others they work for the company.”

At the root of BlackLine’s culture is a simple mission statement: “Think. Create. Serve.” The results of the survey validate BlackLine’s open culture and commitment to employee engagement. Other key findings include:

  • 97 percent of employees say BlackLine’s facilities contribute to a good working environment
  • 96 percent said special events are celebrated
  • 95 percent of employees feel a sense of pride with their accomplishments
  • 95 percent are able to take time off from work when they think it’s necessary

The Best Small and Medium Workplaces is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based upon employee survey feedback from Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations. The list is currently available online at http://fortune.com/best-medium-workplaces/ and will also be included in the November print issue of Fortune magazine.

About BlackLine

BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions for Finance & Accounting (F&A) that centralize and streamline financial close operations and other key F&A processes for midsize and large organizations. Designed to complement ERP and other financial systems, the BlackLine Finance Controls & Automation Platform increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management, fueling confidence throughout the entire accounting cycle.

BlackLine’s mission is to continuously improve the quality, accuracy and efficiency of Finance & Accounting by centralizing 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 achieve Modern Finance status, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close.More than 1,500 companies with users in approximately 120 countries around the world trust BlackLine to ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2016 Magic Quadrant for Financial Corporate Performance Management (FCPM) Solutions and as a pioneer of the Enhanced Financial Controls & Automation (EFCA) software category.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney. For more information, please visit www.blackline.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:

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

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