NATICK, MA (November 7, 2019) – Centage Corporation (www.centage.com), leading provider of cloud financial software that transforms how businesses budget, forecast, analyze and report, announced today that its flagship product, Planning Maestro, has been named 2019 Product of the Year — Small Business by the Business Intelligence Group (BIG).
The BIG Awards for Business recognizes companies, products and people that are leaders in their respective industries. With Centage on pace to complete its fourth straight year of double digit revenue growth fueled by strong adoption of its cloud-based intelligent planning and analytics platform, this award recognizes the real value that Planning Maestro is already bringing to businesses nationwide.
Introduced in April 2019, Planning Maestro is a cloud-native platform for budgeting, planning, forecasting and analytics. It delivers a level of sophisticated financial intelligence typically only enjoyed by large enterprises, at a price point that makes it accessible for small and medium sized businesses. The platform allows finance teams to integrate data from multiple sources, easily build and manipulate driver-based financial models, predict balance sheet and cash flow performance with accurate and automated forecasts, as well as run what-if scenarios to test the impacts of strategic decisions.
“We are honored that BIG has recognized the way in which Planning Maestro democratizes sophisticated FP&A tools and insights. Our clients tell us it has elevated the role of the finance team by enabling them to serve as strategic business advisors,” explained John Murdock, CEO of Centage.
“Planning Maestro is exactly the type of product we seek to honor for our Product of the Year award. Our goal is to recognize innovative approaches that transform markets, which this product certain does,” said Maria Jimenez, chief nomination officer of the Business Intelligence Group.