New Sessions. More Networking. More Ways to Learn. August 21-24, 2017 | Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA.
It’s coming. And it’s expected to be the best one yet. I’m talking about the fifth annual BI360 Focus conference for partners and users, hosted by Solver. This year’s event will be held August 21-24 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, San Diego, CA. It’s collaborative. It’s community-building. What’s more, this is a valuable experience that helps users better utilize BI360 features and functions, as well as provides Partners with tips and insights that will grow their BI360 practice.
For those that have been to a Focus conference in the past, make sure you check it out again. Solver has new information to share, especially with the new BI360 Cloud and software updates. Attendees will also find opportunities to work with BI360 experts to troubleshoot existing issues, as well as, gain ways to optimize existing task performances or learn more about the myriad functions available with BI360. And once again, attendees will be able to earn CPE credits for attending the training workshops as well as the concurrent and general sessions.
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LOS ANGELES – April 25, 2017 – Solver, Inc. will be a Diamond Partner sponsor of RG Connect 2017, The Resource Group’s 17th annual Microsoft Dynamics® GP, Intacct and BI360 customer conference, from 8 am- 5:00 pm on Thursday, May 11, at The Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. Solver is the leading provider of complete Corporate Performance Management (CPM) solutions for today’s mid-market enterprise and the company is at the forefront of CPM technology with deep ERP integrations. Solver’s BI360 solution is available both as a cloud and on premise deployment, and it offers powerful and intuitive modules for reporting, budgeting, dashboards and data warehousing.

The Resource Group helps its clients to improve business processes, overcome challenges during growth and connects disparate business systems implementing Microsoft Dynamics GP and Intacct accounting software and the BI360 business intelligence (BI) solution.

The theme for this year’s event is “Innovate. Integrate. Elevate.” Each year, The Resource Group hosts more than 150 customers to provide them with the opportunity to network with peers, see the latest releases of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) or BI software solution, and most importantly learn how to better utilize their system.

As a sponsor, Solver will participate in the Expo providing conference attendees with information about how to improve your reporting and budgeting processes with the modern Excel- and Web-based BI360.

“Our Diamond Partner sponsorship represents our commitment to deepening our partnership with The Resource Group and continuing to deliver superior Reporting, Budgeting, Dashboards, and Data Warehouse solutions for all TRG customers,” said Nils Rasmussen, CEO of Solver. “We’re very excited to be there and meet with Customers and Prospects, and the next few months are particularly exciting as Solver delivers the public cloud version of BI360.”

“The Expo portion of RG Connect provides our clients with an opportunity to learn about the products our Independent Software Vendors, or ISVs, have to offer and how those tools can work to enhance their financial management solution,” said Marty Schillaci, CEO of The Resource Group. “We’re excited to provide our clients with this educational opportunity at our event.”

For more information about RG Connect 2017, please visit https://www.rgc17.com.

About Solver

Solver provides BI360, the leading Corporate Performance Management and Business Intelligence suite for Microsoft Dynamics, Sage, SAP, Intacct, Acumatica, NetSuite and other ERP systems. Solver is a Microsoft Gold ISV Partner and the winner of the Microsoft BI Partner of Year Award and has a presence on the Gartner Group CPM Magic Quadrant. BI360 is sold through a worldwide network of partners and is ideal for companies looking to find a user-friendly, yet highly functional Strategy, Forecasting, Budgeting, Reporting, Dashboard, and Data Warehouse solution to give them deep insight and actionable information across all facets of their organization.

For any questions, visit Solver’s website or contact Solver at info@solverglobal.com.

About The Resource Group

Based in Renton, Washington, The Resource Group delivers creative and empowering technology solutions that empower customers to reach their business goals. Throughout Washington, Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, The Resource Group partners with our clients to tailor solutions that solve their business challenges. Our professional and knowledgeable consultants are dedicated to building solid, long-lasting relationships with clients. The Resource Group implements, customizes and supports Microsoft Dynamics GP, Intacct cloud financial management software as well as the BI360 Business Intelligence solution. We are there throughout the entire lifecycle of your new solution; from initial software evaluation to installation, data migration, implementation, software development, system integration, training and support. We are small enough to care, and big enough to get results. To learn more about The Resource Group, please visit www.resgroup.com/about-resource-group.

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LOS ANGELES, CA – APR 17, 2017 – Solver, Inc., the global leader in Cloud and web-based Corporate Performance Management (CPM) and Business Intelligence for mid-market ERP systems, today announced that Tad Remington has joined the executive team as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).  The appointment of the previous InterDyn BMI executive is in response to growth of the Solver organization and increasing global excitement around the BI360 Cloud.

Remington founded InterDyn Remington 27 years ago and made an impression on the marketplace to the point that the organization merged with InterDyn BMI three years ago.  Remington joins Solver as the fifth executive on the leadership team, which includes CEO Nils Rasmussen, COO Corey Barak, CIO Hadrian Knotz, and CTO Mike Applegate.

“As we move into the most exciting era in our company’s history, we are proud to add the expertise, ambition, and strategy of industry veteran, Tad Remington,” said Rasmussen.  “Tad’s impressive career as a leader in the business technology realm consistently demonstrates success in high-growth, large-scale business models.  His business acumen and innovation enabled notable growth during his nearly three decades as an executive with InterDyn. His experience successfully scaling a business will be invaluable to Solver as we continue to grow and expand internationally, leading in the fast-growing cloud CPM market.”

“My CCO role at Solver is all about delighting BI360 customers and partners through strategic alliances, as well as planning and executing with the outstanding marketing and sales resources of Solver worldwide,” said Remington. “I look forward to drawing on my InterDyn and industry experiences to help enable further growth and expansion at Solver.”

About Solver

Solver provides BI360, the leading Corporate Performance Management and Business Intelligence suite for Microsoft Dynamics, Sage, SAP, Intacct, Acumatica, NetSuite and other ERP systems. Solver is a Microsoft Gold ISV Partner and the winner of the Microsoft BI Partner of Year Award and has a presence on the Gartner Group CPM Magic Quadrant. BI360 is sold through a worldwide network of partners and is ideal for companies looking to find a user-friendly, yet highly functional Strategy, Forecasting, Budgeting, Reporting, Dashboard, and Data Warehouse solution to give them deep insight and actionable information across all facets of their organization.

For any questions, visit Solver’s website or contact Solver at info@solverglobal.com.

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