Vertex has been named a recipient of Ventana Research's 2013 Technology Innovation Awards. Ventana, a technology analyst and research firm based in San Ramon, CA, recognized Vertex Enterprise in the category of Business Innovation for the Office of Finance.
The Technology Innovation Awards distinguishes pioneers that have developed clear visionary and transformative technology, showcasing what technology vendors have done to advance the potential of their applications and technology that enable to drive better productivity and outcomes. Vertex joins 25 other leading technology providers honored this year for their contributions to the industry.
"This is a significant recognition for Vertex Enterprise, particularly in the category of Office of Finance," said John Viglione, Chief Technology Officer. "We've shared quite a bit of detail with Ventana about Vertex Enterprise, and they have clearly taken notice of the potential for not only the tax department, but the broader finance organization."
Vertex Enterprise is the latest addition to Vertex's suite of global solutions. Vertex Enterprise is a breakthrough solution designed to impact the entire tax life cycle, from provision to audits, planning and compliance, by solving the data management challenges of tax and finance professionals and enabling them to drive better business decisions across the organization.
“After reviewing 15 vendors in the overall area of Office of Finance, we chose Vertex for their focus on improving not just the automation but the information and analytics that accelerate the management of tax processes,” said Mark Smith, CEO and Chief Research Officer, Ventana Research. “With the advancements in tax analytics and use with Vertex Enterprise, we believed it was time to recognize Vertex.
Vertex will receive the award during a ceremony at Ventana’s upcoming Business Technology Innovation Summit on November 11-12 in Chicago.
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Since 1978, Vertex, Inc., has been a leading provider of tax technology and services, enabling companies of all sizes to realize the full strategic potential of the tax function by automating and integrating tax processes, while leveraging advanced and predictive analytics of tax data. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for every major line of tax, including income, sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. Headquartered in Pennsylvania, and with offices worldwide, Vertex is a privately held company that employs over 900 professionals and serves companies across the globe.