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Vertex Announces Impact Awards Winners During Exchange Keynote Presentation

  • October 25, 2021

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Vertex Holds 19th Annual Exchange Conference Virtually

Vertex, Inc. (NASDAQ:VERX) and its subsidiaries, (“Vertex” or the “Company”), a global provider of tax technology solutions announced the 2021 Impact Awards Winners at its annual conference. Vertex Exchange is a four-day virtual event that connects thousands of Vertex customers, industry experts, and tax professionals from around the world featuring networking, training, and education.

Vertex has rebranded its esteemed customer awards program for the impact finance, tax and technology professionals are making across their businesses, as well as contributions they are making to industry. This year's Impact Award winners Edelman, Sigura LLC, Urban Outfitters, and Uber Eats are being recognized and celebrated for their ability to overcome adversities and improve tax compliance, while accelerating business outcomes. Winners were announced during the opening keynote address, marking the first time they have been awarded virtually since their inception almost 20 years ago. 

2021 Impact Award Winners:

  • Sigura, LLC (Innovation Award): for overcoming business challenges by implementing next-generation tax automation to stay one step ahead of the IoT Revolution.
     
  • Uber Eats (Purpose Award): for inspiring partners and servicing the needs of the worldwide community by using taxcode post-tax assist capabilities to identify tax remittance on behalf of its restaurant, grocery, and delivery partners. In addition, using cloud-based tax solutions to scale as Marketplace Facilitator requirements expand in states.
     
  • Urban Outfitters (Team of the Year): for the collaboration of its Tax Team, Financial Systems Team, Merchandising Systems Team, and Retail Systems Team in automating indirect tax across multiple business areas and groups.
     
  • Edelman (Visionary Award): for implementing an innovative tax automation solution enabling it to serve its global clients while ensuring that sales tax compliance is managed efficiently and confidently.

“We are honored to celebrate the amazing work of customers who are utilizing our solutions in new and innovative ways to positively impact their businesses, the broader industry and our global community,” said Vertex CEO David DeStefano. “The Impact Awards demonstrate how our talented customers are using Vertex end-to-end tax compliance technology to improve operations and provide best-in-class experiences for their users.”

Thanks to Vertex Exchange Platinum Sponsors — PwC, Grant Thornton and Oracle — the conference is hosting a number of unique networking experiences for attendees. These events include dueling pianos, a women’s networking event, a virtual wine tasting and a magic show. Vertex has received an overwhelming response to its 3rd Annual Women’s Networking Event that supports and connects women in tax technology careers and have an opportunity to share personal experiences and uplifting success stories.

Vertex would like to thank and recognize this year’s Exchange sponsors and partners who made it possible for us to network and highlight the latest trends in tax technology.

About Vertex

Vertex is a leading global provider of indirect tax software and solutions. The company’s mission is to deliver the most trusted tax technology enabling global businesses to transact, comply and grow with confidence. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for major lines of indirect tax, including sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. Headquartered in North America, and with offices in South America and Europe, Vertex employs over 1,200 professionals and serves companies across the globe.

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Vertex, Inc.
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484.595.6142

Investor Relations contact: 
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