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BlumShapiro Adds Cloud-Based Intacct to Business Solutions Portfolio
Firm adds pure cloud-based financial management and accounting system
to its product offerings
WEST HARTFORD, CT – Dec. 1, 2011 – BlumShapiro, the largest regional accounting and business consulting firm based in New England, with offices in Connecticut and Massachusetts, announces the addition of Intacct to its business solutions portfolio. BlumShapiro has joined the Intacct Business Partner Program to offer small-and mid-sized businesses the best-in-class option for a pure cloud-based financial management and accounting system.
As a certified reseller of several on-premise solutions, BlumShapiro has seen the market shift as the organizations it serves are evaluating and moving toward cloud-based systems to improve efficiency, increase productivity, reduce risks associated with on-premise solutions and ensure scalability. Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, was named by the AICPA as its preferred provider of cloud-based financial applications.
“We are very excited about our partnership with Intacct,” said Jim Clarkson, partner at BlumShapiro with responsibility for the firm’s small-and mid-sized business solutions. “Cloud-based financial applications are becoming the system of choice for sophisticated organizations looking to replace their existing on-premise software. As a forward-thinking business consulting firm, it is essential that BlumShapiro is able to offer our existing and prospective clients the best-in-class cloud-based financial system – which is where Intacct truly delivers. Intacct’s industry focus is a great match with the strengths of our organization and their clear commitment to the channel and product development will lead to a successful strategic relationship.”
Intacct provides a powerful set of analytics and reporting tools that empower users with real-time, accurate and consistent visibility into financial and operational data – all delivered via a web browser with anywhere, anytime access. Intacct has particular strengths in areas including project accounting, grant tracking, multiple currencies and consolidations for multi-entity organizations.
BlumShapiro’s Consulting Group provides broad-based management consulting and technology services to its diverse client base throughout New England. The dedicated team of more than 40 experienced professionals has worked with public and private organizations, helping both management and staff identify business processes, technology and other service needs at the individual, departmental and executive management levels. Intacct’s award-winning cloud financial platform is an excellent addition to the firm’s existing business solutions.
“We are thrilled that BlumShapiro has joined the Intacct partner program,” said Taylor Macdonald, Vice President of Channels for Intacct. “BlumShapiro is one of the premiere accounting firms in New England, with a sophisticated consulting practice and existing Value Added Reseller experience. They have a deep understanding of the accounting and financial management needs of small-and mid-sized businesses and have significant experience with the markets that Intacct serves best. Our cloud model, rich feature set and industry focus are all a good match for BlumShapiro. I am confident that this will be a successful partnership for both companies.”
BlumShapiro is the largest regional accounting, tax and business consulting firm based in New England, with offices in West Hartford and Shelton, CT and Boston and Rockland, MA. The firm serves as business advisors for today’s leading companies, non-profit organizations and government entities, working to strategically tailor and consistently deliver tested solutions for unlocking an organization’s full potential. For more information about BlumShapiro, visit blumshapiro.com.
Intacct is the cloud financial management company. Bringing cloud computing to finance and accounting, Intacct’s award-winning applications are the preferred financial applications for AICPA business solutions. Intacct applications are used by thousands of organizations from startups to public companies and are designed to improve company performance and make finance more productive. Hundreds of leading CPA firms and VARs offer Intacct to their clients. The Intacct system includes accounting, contract management, revenue management, project and fund accounting, inventory, purchasing, vendor management, financial consolidation and financial reporting applications, all delivered over the Internet via cloud computing.