BlumShapiro and Tagetik Partner to Provide Corporate Performance Management Technology Consulting and Software

Mar 21, 2013, 10:00 ET from Tagetik

WEST HARTFORD and STAMFORD, Connecticut, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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BlumShapiro, an accounting, tax and business consulting firm (, and Tagetik, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for Performance Management, Disclosure Management, Financial Governance and Business Intelligence, today announced the signing of a partner agreement to launch BlumShapiro and Tagetik's alliance to make Corporate Performance Management (CPM) support services available to their extensive client base across the United States.

Under the agreement, BlumShapiro will work with Tagetik in closely matching an organizations' CPM needs with the best-in-class technology solutions.  BlumShapiro will also leverage its Microsoft partnership to provide specialized consulting in Business Intelligence, Microsoft SharePoint, Master Data Management, and cloud-based technologies.

"There are so many companies who are unhappy with their current CPM solutions or would like to replace a spreadsheet-based system," says Mark Corsetti, Vice President and General Manager of Tagetik North America (  "With BlumShapiro we can now help customers fix these common issues, and then go beyond that by using BlumShapiro's Microsoft expertise to help companies extend their ERP or SharePoint applications with CPM functionality or a cloud-based solution."

"The alliance between Tagetik and BlumShapiro is quite seamless because we do a great deal of consulting work in the ERP world and have expertise in streamlining processes in the office of finance," explains Brian Renstrom, Consulting Partner with BlumShapiro.  "With Tagetik software we now have a toolset we can offer as a solution to complement the process consulting recommendations-which of course is a big advantage in today's marketplace, so there are many opportunities to help companies improve their performance management."

"BlumShapiro and Tagetik both share the same passion for unlocking the maximum potential for our clients," adds Bani Brandolini, President International at Tagetik (  "It is this shared passion, combined with our respective consulting and product excellence in CPM, that will help this partnership accomplish many great things in 2013 and beyond."    

To learn more on how BlumShapiro and Tagetik deploy Corporate Performance Management (CPM) solutions for clients, visit the BlumShapiro website at:

About BlumShapiro

BlumShapiro is the largest regional accounting, tax and business consulting firm based in New England with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  BlumShapiro's clients include those in manufacturing, distribution, retail, construction, healthcare, real estate and auto dealerships. Government clients include municipalities, quasi-government entities and state government departments, for which they provide audit as well as specialized consulting services. Non-profit clients are diverse and include human service agencies, private and community foundations, professional, trade and economic development associations, arts, cultural and membership organizations, healthcare organizations and educational institutions.

BlumShapiro is proud to be an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a network of high-quality firms represented by 156 firms in 131 countries. The network allows Blum Shapiro to serve its clients as they expand their businesses throughout the U.S. and abroad.

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About Tagetik    

Tagetik is 100% dedicated to simplifying and streamlining business processes for the Office of Finance to accelerate informed decisions that achieve strategic goals. Our award-winning Tagetik 4 Performance Management software is the ideal solution for global companies that seek a clearly superior level of financial expertise in a single unified solution for planning, forecasting, consolidation, close, reporting, profitability management, disclosure, financial governance, and analysis.

Tagetik is a rapidly growing global company with operations in more than 20 countries and 550 customers yet provides an exceptional experience by focusing solely on the needs of finance and doing it better than anyone else. To learn more:

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Tagetik Corporate Press Contacts:
Elisabetta Pierallini
Luca Pieretti
Tagetik UK Press Contact:
Shak Akhtar

Tagetik US Press Contact:
Caitlyn Hessell

SOURCE Tagetik