March 21, 2011 — Lavante Expands IAPP Partnership as Title Sponsor of Fusion 2011
Solutions Provider to Play Key Role in Premier Event for Financial Operations Professionals
Orlando, Fla. —March 21, 2011 — Lavante, a leading provider of on-demand supplier management solutions for connecting companies and suppliers, has expanded its partnership with IAPP, becoming the title sponsor of Fusion 2011, the premier event for financial operations professionals. Fusion 2011 is produced by International Accounts Payable Professionals (IAPP), International Accounts Receivable Professionals (IARP), National Association of Purchasing and Payables (NAPP), and The Association for Work Process Improvement (TAWPI). Lavante will play a key role in Fusion 2011, including in the conference program, marketing, and exhibit hall programs.
Scheduled for May 8-12 at the Gaylord Palms Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando-Kissimmee, Fla., Fusion 2011 is expected to draw more than 2,000 professionals focused on accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, payments, and document automation. Fusion 2011 features 200-plus educational sessions across 18 learning tracks, an exhibit hall with more than 175 providers of financial operations products and services, renowned keynote speakers and top-tier networking and social events.
“We are extremely pleased that Lavante has become the title sponsor of Fusion 2011,” said Thomas M. Bohn, IAPP-IARP-NAPP-TAWPI president and CEO. “Lavante has been such a strong supporter of IAPP throughout the years, and to have the company featured as the Fusion title sponsor shows a true commitment to providing educational resources for financial operations professionals.”
Lavante founder and CEO Joe Flynn said his team took this step to showcase the growth of both the company and the associations it is supporting. “Lavante and IAPP have built a strong relationshipduring the past several years,” Flynn said. “This title sponsorship of Fusion 2011 is an extension of our ongoing commitment to supporting future growth of IAPP and to the financial operations professionals it serves. We are excited to help take Fusion to the next level.”
About IAPP, IARP, NAPP, and TAWPI
Together, the group of financial operations associations comprising International Accounts Payable Professionals (IAPP), International Accounts Receivable Professionals (IARP), the National Association of Purchasing and Payables (NAPP), and The Association for Work Process Improvement (TAWPI), serves as a global voice, chief advocate, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, and principal educator for people in financial operations, with a particular focus on accounts payable, accounts receivable, automation, document management, and procure-to-pay. The associations have nearly 6,000 members in 40 chapters throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. For information, visit www.TheIAPP.org, www.TheIARP.org, and www.TAWPI.org.
Lavante is the leader in on-demand supplier management solutions, including recovery audit and supplier information management applications. Built with advanced, patented-pending technology, Lavante delivers to the financial arena a new standard in efficient technology-driven solutions that allow companies to quickly drive dollars to the bottom line, improve supplier communications, and assure high supplier data quality. Lavante solutions are deployed across Fortune 1000 enterprises including the hospitality, retail, entertainment, manufacturing, and medical industries. Headquartered in San Jose, California, Lavante is privately held and was founded in 2001.
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