Centage Corporation Named a Finalist Nominee for 2015 CPA Practice Advisor Innovation Awards

NATICK, Mass., May 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Centage™ Corporation, a leading provider of budgeting and forecasting software (Budget Maestro™) for small and medium sized businesses, today announced Analytics Maestro for Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains (GP) has been named a finalist nominee for the 2015 CPA Practice Advisor Tax & Accounting Innovation Awards. As the pinnacle of recognition for technology vendors serving the tax and accounting profession, the awards recognize exceptional product development, breakthrough technologies, state of the art design and implementation, and cutting edge concepts that help accounting professionals and their clients be more productive and profitable. Winners of will be announced at the 2015 California Accounting and Business Show and Conference on June 1, 2015.

Focused on improving efficiency and productivity, Analytics Maestro for Microsoft Dynamics GP gives accountants the power and flexibility they need to building engaging reports and real-time dashboards from the data locked in Dynamics GP GL and sales order processing data right down to the transaction level. With no need for cryptic code, macros, or long complex Excel formulas, users have access to accurate business information whenever they need it -- without IT involvement.

Analytics Maestro for GP is based on interactive and intuitive visualization. Instead of viewing static, tabular data from pre-programmed reports, users can build reports by themselves – in as a little as one hour – which immediately contributes to better understanding of information as well as better and quicker decision making. In addition, a visualization component allows for clear graphic representation of gaps between budget and actual data. As a result, CPAs and other financial professionals are empowered to deliver the accurate financial insight decision makers need to confidently monitor their companies' performance on a proactive basis.

For more information on Analytics Maestro visit http://centage.com/Products/Financial-Dashboard-Reporting.asp, watch our Analytics Maestro for GP quick tour: http://go.centage.com/am4gp, and follow us on Twitter @Centage or visit our blog http://centage.com/Blog/.

About Centage

Budget Maestro® by Centage is an easy-to-use, scalable, automated budgeting, planning, and forecasting application. It is designed for small to mid-market companies and automates many of the time-consuming and error-prone activities associated with using spreadsheets to generate accurate budgets and forecasts. It features built in financial and business logic that allow users to build and update their budgets and forecasts and never worry about formulas, functions, links or any custom programming. It is the only solution in the market that offers synchronized P &L, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow reporting that generate automatically and seamlessly update. Budget Maestro serves more than 7,000 users worldwide. Visit us at www.centage.com. For more information follow us on Twitter @Centage or visit our blog http://blog.centage.com/ for the latest insights on budgeting and forecasting strategies.

Centage and Budget Maestro are registered trademarks of Centage. Microsoft and Microsoft Dynamics GP are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.

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