Interfor Selects Sierra Systems to Implement Microsoft Dynamics AX

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- International Forest Products Limited (Interfor), a leading global Lumber supplier headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, is pleased to announce that they have selected Vancouver based Sierra Systems to implement Microsoft Dynamics® AX as their core financial management platform. The project is currently underway and is expected to be completed in the latter half of 2013. "We selected Microsoft Dynamics AX as our new financial management system to effectively support our growth strategy. Over time, AX will provide us options to consolidate other business functions into a single Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) platform," stated Norm Chow, project sponsor and Corporate Controller for Interfor.

"Interfor is one of a growing number of forest products companies who have adopted Microsoft Dynamics AX and chosen Sierra Systems as their implementer. Having such a reputable company as Interfor as our client is a great honor and we look forward to helping them take full advantage of this modern business solution," stated Chris Moffett, Director of Microsoft Dynamics Sales at Sierra Systems.

Mr. Chow also stated, "Our committee selected Microsoft Dynamics AX as the best long term solution for Interfor. We feel very confident that Dynamics AX will serve us well into the future. We are also excited to be working with Sierra Systems to assist us with the implementation. They have a great reputation and a strong track record in our industry."

About Interfor

Interfor is a leading global lumber supplier, with annual capacity of more than 2 billion board feet, and one of the most diverse lines of lumber products in the world. The Company has operations across North America and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. For more information about Interfor, visit their website at

About Sierra Systems

Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia and founded in 1966, Sierra Systems is a top tier IT services and management consulting firm offering a full range of management consulting, systems integration, and managed services tailored to the unique needs of each industry. With over 900 employees across North America, Sierra Systems has developed deep expertise in its targeted industries and has earned a reputation for delivering superior solutions that strengthen the business operations of organizations.

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