Financial Automation Software Company Founder Tapped to Draw on Her Experience Building the Cloud Platform Provider into a Leader in its Space

LOS ANGELES – Feb. 28, 2017 – Therese Tucker, CEO and founder ofBlackLine, Inc. (Nasdaq: BL), a leading provider of financial automation solutions that enable Continuous Accounting, has been invited to speak today at the 12th Annual Pacific Crest/KeyBanc Capital Markets Emerging Technology Summit in San Francisco. The 2-day event will feature keynote speakers from industry-leading companies including Intel Security Group, Slack and Workday.

Drawing on her experience building BlackLine from the ground up and providing the company’s cloud-based finance controls and automation platform to global customers for many years, Ms. Tucker will participate on a keynote panel, scheduled for 12:05 p.m. PT, entitled “Perspectives on Leadership, Success and Challenges in Tech.” Other panellists include CEOs and founders from Arista Networks, Class V Group and The Foundry. The panel will be moderated by Beth Mooney, chairman and CEO of KeyCorp and will be broadcast live. To listen to the live webcast, please visit

The 2017 Summit will feature founders and executives from over 300 of the most innovative and transformative companies around the globe and is designed to help investors get ahead of the curve and capitalize on the dynamic shifts inSaaS & Data Analytics, Cloud, Security & Infrastructure and Digital Media & Commerce.

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 Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day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