Carlson May Events: Let’s Meet Up!

Kevin-O'Brien-VP-CPA-at Carlson

Kevin O’Brien, Vice President

Carlson has several events lined up for May. Kevin O’Brien, head of our manufacturing finance practice, is traveling to Atlanta, GA for an Adaptive Insights and Carlson Management Consulting sponsored event focused on Finance Thought Leadership for Manufacturers. Join Kevin for an informative dialogue with Adaptive customer, NCR, exploring emerging trends to drive growth and optimize performance, followed by a Rooftop Happy Hour with your peers. Learn how to be empowered to take a leadership position to drive positive change, encourage collaboration, create an on-demand culture and accelerate the planning process; reducing planning times by up to 50%. Register today with this link.

Join-Carlson-at-CFO-Leadership-CouncilWe will once again be sponsoring the CFO Leadership Conference on May 20th at Bentley University in Waltham, MA. In this full-day program, The CFO Leadership Council will address pragmatic and practical leadership techniques member CFOs voted as the most critical to their success, including leading through volatility, leading those who don’t want to be led, and leading future generations toward success. This is one of the premier events for Massachusetts-based finance executives so you won’t want to miss it.  For more information and registration link, please visit the CFO Leadership Council. Please come by our booth to learn about Adaptive Insights, BlackLine, and our other solutions and services.

Carlson-at-Vermont-Business-ExpoThe team from our Vermont office will be exhibiting at the VT EXPO on May 20th and 21st at the Sheraton Burlington Hotel and Conference Center. The EXPO brings together thousands of business owners and decision-makers to network, attend business critical workshops, build new business relationships and shop from vendors that provide unique products and services to help grow their business. Carlson will be meeting with other exhibitors on the 20th and the general public on the 21st. If you would like to schedule a meeting prior to the event, please use our contact form.

We hope to see you this month!


Carlson Management Consulting Partners with BlackLine to Deliver Cloud Financial Close Management Solutions

Partnership enables Carlson Management Consulting to provide best-in-class cloud finance controls and automation software to growing customer base

Carlson Management Consulting leading Blackline PartnerWoburn, MA – March 31, 2015 – Carlson Management Consulting, the financial solutions experts, today announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with BlackLine, the leader in finance controls and automation software and the only provider today offering a completely unified cloud platform supporting the entire close-to-disclose process. Carlson Management Consulting is an award-winning consultancy that provides best-in-class cloud financial solutions and services to both for-profit and non-profit organizations.

“We are very excited to partner with BlackLine and offer their industry-leading solutions to our customers,” stated Ethan Carlson, CEO of Carlson Management Consulting. “The financial reconciliation and close process is still largely spreadsheet-based which detracts accounting and finance professionals from focusing on more value-added activities. Our clients will benefit from BlackLine solutions and Carlson implementation services as they seek to transform their core finance processes. Our new partnership aligns with our strategy of working with the top cloud-based financial solution providers.”

“BlackLine is pleased to partner with Carlson Management Consulting, a leader in Cloud financial solutions and services. Carlson Management Consulting’s reputation and expertise in the cloud CPM and ERP space complements BlackLine’s core philosophy in delivering excellence to our customers – and providing value in Enhanced Finance Controls and Automation software solutions.

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