Mondelez International Joins BlackLine Systems, SAP, ASUG for Webinar on
Automating Account Reconciliations for a Faster Close
Finance transformation manager from former Kraft Foods brand to discuss ease
of integration with SAP® solutions, benefits, cost-savings realized since
LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2013
LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondelez International, formerly
Kraft Foods, is teaming up again with financial software provider BlackLine
Systems and enterprise application software leader SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) for a
webinar entitled "See How Mondelez International Closes with Confidence and
Achieves Balance Sheet Integrity by Automating Account Reconciliations with
Solutions from BlackLine and SAP." The webinar, geared at finance,
accounting, audit and compliance managers in mid- to large size organizations,
will be hosted by the Americas' SAP Users' Group (ASUG).
The session will focus on how finance/compliance executives can further ensure
the integrity of their balance sheets – and ultimately financial reports – by
implementing software, such as BlackLine's SaaS-based Account Reconciliation
solution, to automate the traditionally manual, labor-intensive and
spreadsheet-driven account reconciliation process. A senior finance executive
from Mondelez will present a case study on the ease of integration with SAP®
solutions and key benefits and ROI the public company has realized since using
BlackLine on a global basis.
The webinar is designed to inform customers, whether operating in an
environment of only SAP solutions or applications from multiple vendors, how
account reconciliation process optimization can help them achieve a quicker
and more accurate financial close process. The session will demonstrate the
importance of the account reconciliation process as a critical step on the
path to "closing with confidence and achieving balance sheet integrity."
What: "See How Mondelez International Closes with Confidence and Achieves
Balance Sheet Integrity by Automating Account Reconciliations with Solutions
from BlackLine and SAP"
When: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 10 a.m. PDT (Los Angeles) / 1 p.m. EDT (New
oStefan Karl, chief solution expert, Finance Solutions, SAP AG
oMario Spanicciati, executive vice president, Operations, BlackLine Systems
oSteve Caloway, finance transformation manager, Mondelez International
(formerly Kraft Foods)
Attendees will learn how, by automating their account reconciliations, they
oVirtually eliminate spreadsheets (and the manual errors that often come
with them) from their account reconciliation process
oAutomate traditionally manual accounting functions
oHave a faster, more efficient close cycle - maintaining more control and
visibility worldwide, while reducing risk
oRealize exceptional ROI in a very short timeframe
oImprove the accuracy and timeliness of compliance reporting
oManage compliance while servicing multiple locations
To register or for more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
BlackLine is an SAP software solution and technology partner in the SAP
PartnerEdge® program and a participant in the SAP EcoHub solution marketplace
– SAP's premier online destination designed to provide SAP customers with
information on relevant, complementary technology solutions that are certified
by SAP (such as the BlackLine 5.1 solution).
BlackLine was named a 2011 SAP Pinnacle award finalist in the "Software
Solution Newcomer of the Year" category. SAP Pinnacle awards are presented
annually to the "best and brightest" of the SAP partner ecosystem, recognizing
partners that have excelled in developing and growing their partnership with
SAP and driving customer success.
About BlackLine Systems
BlackLine Systems was the first to develop and offer a commercially available
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation solution. An experienced provider of
software to companies from the Fortune 100 to beyond the Fortune 1,000,
BlackLine provides quick-to-implement, scalable and easy-to-use applications
that automate the entire financial close process to help improve financial
controls for companies of all sizes. BlackLine software applications
complement existing Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), Governance Risk
and Compliance (GRC) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems.
BlackLine offers clients its enterprise-class software in a simple and secure
OnDemand/SaaS platform. With a proven track record and a commitment to
customer success, BlackLine seeks to reduce the burden the financial close
places on accounting and finance professionals.
BlackLine headquarters are in Los Angeles, with offices in Atlanta, Chicago,
London, New York City and Sydney to serve the company's growing global client
base. For more information, please visit www.blackline.com.
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Director of Corporate Communications
SOURCE BlackLine Systems
Contact: Kimberly Uberti, +1-310-721-6850
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