Natick, MA – May 3, 2021 – Centage Corporation (www.centage.com),the leading provider of cloud-based intelligent planning solutions for finance teams, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Financial Services category as well as a Bronze Stevie Awards for Company of the Year – Computer Software – Medium category, in The 19th Annual American Business Awards® today.
The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be virtually presented to winners during a live event on Wednesday, June 30. Tickets for the virtual event are now on sale.
Planning Maestro is a cloud-native platform for budgeting, planning, forecasting and analytics. It delivers sophisticated financial intelligence that can be implemented quickly and scale with the needs of today’s dynamic businesses. The platform – available in three editions – 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.
More than 3,800 nominations – a record number – from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.
Judges’ comments about the winning nominations include:
- “This is a great cloud-based intelligent planning solution for delivering sophisticated, enterprise-class FP&A platform!”
- “Great Product! The ability to simulate many factors into a companies P&L lets the user test the effect on their bottom line so they can prepare an accurate forecast. This simulation capability is very valuable and can be used by any size company.”
- “Great reach and innovation. The flexibility of the product allows it to be more of a framework than a rigid application.”
“We are honored to win multiple Stevie Awards again this year – a Gold in the Financial Services categorie and a Bronze in the Company of the Year – Computer Software categories,” said John Murdock, CEO at Centage. “These awards highlighting both our product and our company demonstrate our deep commitment to providing intelligent planning, budgeting, and forecasting solutions to today’s dynamic businesses. It’s rewarding to know our efforts are making a difference. We appreciate the recognition from the American Business Awards community and will continue to innovate and evolve our solutions.”
More than 250 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.
“The American economy continues to show its resilience, and as we’re poised on the beginning of what should be a phenomenal period of growth, we celebrate the remarkable achievements of a wide range of organizations and people over the past 18 months,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Gallagher. “This year’s Stevie-winning nominations in The American Business Awards are testament to the ingenuity, the commitment, the passion, the adaptability, and the creativity of the American people. We look forward to celebrating this year’s winners during our virtual ceremony on June 30.”
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2021 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
To learn more about Planning Maestro watch our demo: www.centage.com/resources-planning-maestro-video-demonstrations/
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The Stevies also produce the annual Women|Future Conference. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
Sponsors of The 2021 American Business Awards include John Hancock Financial Services, Melissa Sones Consulting, and SoftPro.