March 27, 2013 Natick, MA – Centage™ Corporation, a leading provider of business budgeting and forecasting software (Budget Maestro™) for small and medium sized businesses, today announced it has been selected to join the BDO Seidman Alliance, a nationwide association of independently owned local and regional accounting, consulting and service firms with similar client service goals. As an independent member of the BDO Seidman Alliance, Centage can expand the business budgeting and forecasting resources offered to BDO USA, LLP, one of the nation’s leading professional services firms, and other Alliance members. BDO USA serves clients through more than 40 offices and over 400 independent Alliance firm locations nationwide. As an independent Member Firm of BDO International Limited, BDO serves multi-national clients through a global network of 1,204 offices in 138 countries.
“We are thrilled to be part of the BDO Seidman Alliance, and welcome the opportunity to offer the next generation of business budgeting and forecasting solutions to the clients of Alliance Member firms”, said Barry Clapp, President & COO of Centage Corporation. “Automated budgeting is emerging as a best practice for financial management, which the firms in the BDO Seidman Alliance program can introduce to their clients.”
The BDO Seidman Alliance enhances member firm capabilities through the availability of supplementary professional services, comprehensive management consulting services, focused industry knowledge, customized state-of-the-art computer systems, and internal training programs.
“We believe the professionals of Centage share BDO’s commitment to exemplary client service and we want to welcome them into the BDO Seidman Alliance,” said Michael O’Hare, BDO USA, LLP Partner and Executive Director of Alliance Services.