Tags: FinancialForce

Rootstock lights Big Bang ERP fuse

Rootstock continues to grow its partner ecosystem with the addition of Big Bang ERP. The Canadian based consultancy firm delivers cloud-based ERP, CRM, ITSM and business application based solutions. It has a client base that spans the globe including customers in the US, Australasia and Europe. From its base in Montreal, Canada it already has…

Through Marketing to give growth at FinancialForce

FinancialForce has appointed Fred Studer the architect of Through Marketing as CMO. Studer has previously worked for Oracle and Microsoft with short stints at NetSuite and Gigamon. When we spoke to Studer we asked him why FinancialForce. He commented: “I thought about the world of cloud and companies that are bringing businesses to embrace and thinking…

Sage acquires Fairsail

Sage announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Fairsail. The announcement comes a few days after Fairsail revealed impressive results in 2016 with revenues of £10 million. We speculated back then that Sage might acquire the cloud HCM company. It has happened sooner than we predicted but perhaps Sage felt that they needed…

Is your CFO preparing for a Service economy?

FinancialForce has published the results of a survey it completed with CFO Research. It shows that service driven business models are becoming increasingly important. This is a small survey with only 163 CFO, or senior finance leaders but it is still significant. 71% of respondents say that more than half of their revenues come from services. The sample…

Has Salesforce Quip outsmarted Office

Salesforce has announced the next version of Quip. They have delivered several enhancements that ties it closer to Salesforce and improves the productivity and collaboration components of the software. The new features include a new design, project management features and Salesforce integrations. Listening to its users Talking to some ex Facebook employees last year at…

Cincinnati Bell create “One Team” with FinancialForce

FinancialForce recently announced the successful implementation of its PSA (Professional Service Automation) solution at Cincinnati Bell. Enterprise Times spoke to Sarah Norris, lead business analyst at Cincinnati Bell to find out more about the project. Cincinnati Bell consists of three business units, domestic, business and CBTS. The project saw 1,400 staff at CBTS go live…

Docusign SaaS hypergrowth veteran Daniel Springer as CEO

Docusign has appointed the Daniel Springer as CEO. This is the first full-time role for Springer since the sale of Responsys to Oracle for $1.6bn. Springer commented: “DocuSign has delivered tremendous value for hundreds of thousands of companies and millions of consumers around the world by providing them with a faster, easier and more secure set…

Tod Nielsen is the new CEO at FinancialForce

FinancialForce has announced Tod Nielsen has been appointed the new CEO of FinancialForce. The company, which was set up by UNIT4 with an investment from Salesforce ventures, was previously led by its co-founder Jeremy Roche. The appointment is effective today, 6th January. Although Jeremy Roche is stepping down he will continue to act in an advisory…

Business Leader Interview – Eric Berridge, CEO at Bluewolf

Enterprise Times caught up with Eric Berridge, CEO of Bluewolf at Dreamforce last year.  Berridge helped to co-found Bluewolf in December 2000 and has guided the company growth. The company was acquired by IBM and Berridge is still at the helm in part of the wider IBM iX organisation. Bluewolf are one of largest and…

FinancialForce cracks GCloud with FCA and NAO

FinancialForce has announced its first successes on GCloud. Two wins this year have involved the National Audit Office (NAO) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Together, as of October 2016, they had spent more than £620,000 on the ERP solution based on the Salesforce platform. The NAO started its engagement in February and has spent…