Vertex Inc., the leading provider of corporate enterprise tax solutions, today announced that it recognized seven companies for technology innovation at its annual Exchange Conference held in Las Vegas, NV this year.
Vertex named the winners of the company’s Corporate Tax Innovation Awards on October 29th in front of over 600 tax colleagues and peers at the Bellagio Hotel. Honorees included FCC Environmental, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), Qualcomm (NYSE: QCOM), QVC (Nasdaq: LINTA), Weatherford (NYSE: WFT) and Nestlé USA (NYSE: NSRGY), who was recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
“There is a lot to celebrate this year, including the numerous achievements and innovations of all our recipients, as well as the 10-year anniversary of Vertex’s Corporate Tax Innovation Awards,” said Jeff Westphal, President and CEO of Vertex Inc. “The awards are significant because we're recognizing forward-thinking companies who understand the relationship between tax and technology, who also create the products, services and jobs that help to drive the local and global economies.”
Vertex honors innovative organizations that have leveraged tax technology from Vertex to solve their toughest challenges. Winners are selected based on their inventive ways of using Vertex tax technology and services.
From VAT compliance audit procedures to the implementation of a tax data warehouse to allow more focus to be spent on strategic planning, this year’s winners represent the elite in thought leadership for corporate tax technology, in addition to implementing the best practices for corporate tax.
Innovation Award winners are honored each year at Vertex Exchange, the company’s annual conference for corporate tax and technology where the industry’s leading tax and technology experts go to learn, share innovative ideas and network.
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.