By Colleen Baumbach, Vice President, ERP Technique and Purposes Growth, Oracle
2020 has been one of the difficult years to run a enterprise, and in lots of circumstances that has put increasingly more stress on finance groups.
To assist their organizations handle the velocity of change and construct a profitable future, finance groups have labored tirelessly — closing the books remotely, discovering inventive methods to extend money circulation and revenues, working and re-running situation plans, and extra — to maintain their organizations in enterprise and chart a course again to development.
By means of all of it, we’ve partnered intently with our clients to assist them succeed. And in doing so, we’ve witnessed first-hand the dedication and creativity of finance professionals as they’ve risen to the short-term challenges and undertaken bigger, strategic initiatives that may place their organizations for long-term success.
That’s why I’m so proud to announce the winners of this yr’s Oracle Change Agents of Finance Awards, our annual awards celebrating finance leaders who’ve used know-how to fearlessly embrace change, drive innovation, and outline their futures.
I’m honored to congratulate finance leaders at Blue Defend of California, Western Digital, BOK Monetary, Freedom Mortgage Company, Metropolis of Atlanta, and ATCO Group. Please be a part of me in congratulating the 2020 winners:
- Fashionable Shut Award: Sandra Clarke, Chief Monetary Officer, Blue Defend of California
This award acknowledges people and groups who’ve leveraged Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to considerably scale back time-to-close. Read more about Sandra’s story in her own words.
- Crystal Ball Award: Tina Mashiko, Vice President of Finance, Western Digital Company
This award acknowledges monetary planning and evaluation professionals who use analytics to check enterprise fashions and improve affect. Read more about how Tina used analytics to overcome unexpected events.
- Shared Providers Famous person Award: Artwork Karl, Senior Vice President of Monetary Methods, BOK Monetary
This award acknowledges leaders inside a shared companies group who’re utilizing Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP to develop digital capabilities and obtain best-in-class service supply.
- Roll With It Award: Matthew Harbus, Senior Vice President, Freedom Mortgage Company
This award acknowledges professionals who’ve leveraged Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) to extend agility and obtain extra correct forecasts on a rolling foundation.
- Prime Expertise Award: Swathi Potla, Deputy Director of Monetary System Providers, Division of Finance, Metropolis of Atlanta
This award acknowledges people who successfully mix Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP and Oracle Fusion Cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) to draw, develop and retain one of the best finance expertise.
- Oracle Billion-Greenback Story Award: Division of Monetary Providers, ATCO Group
This award acknowledges trade pioneers who use Oracle Fusion Cloud ERP or EPM to ship monumental financial savings.
These leaders symbolize one of the best of 21st-century finance — and it’s not simply our opinion. The Oracle Change Brokers of Finance Awards is a peer-driven program with winners chosen by you, our buyer group and friends.
The winners symbolize probably the most fearless in finance: keen to do the onerous work to get again to development and create an plentiful future for his or her organizations. We at Oracle and your trade friends applaud you!