Jon Roskill, Chief Executive Officer of Acumatica, to Speak at KCís 2014 Trends of ERP Cloud Computing Live Webcast
New York, NY, March 12, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jon Roskill, Chief Executive Officer of Acumatica, will speak at the Knowledge Congress’s webcast entitled “2014 Trends of ERP Cloud Computing Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for May 5, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (ET).
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About Jon Roskill
CEO Jon Roskill, former Channel Chief at Microsoft, has 25 years of leadership experience in the software business. His 20-year career at Microsoft included stints in product development, sales, and marketing.
Jon’s most recent position at Microsoft was Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group (WPG) where he led a global sales and marketing team comprised of more than 5,000 employees serving a community of more than 640,000 partners. In this position, Jon was responsible for Microsoft’s worldwide channel strategy for the company’s commercial products and cloud offerings.
Prior to his position as Corporate Vice President, Jon was also the General Manager – Server & Developer Tools Division — where he led a team responsible for product management and product marketing. At one time, he also ran all business operations, strategy, and marketing for Microsoft US, boasting more than $20 billion in sales.
Jon lives in the Seattle area with his wife and two daughters. He is active in the non-profit world, serving on the national Board of Governors of the Boys & Girls Clubs that is responsible for 4,000 clubs and millions of children. In his free time, Jon enjoys sports and music.
He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science, Computer Engineering, from University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and an MBA from Boston University.
Founded in 2007, Acumatica is the fastest-growing provider of highly customizable, cloud-based ERP applications for small and midsized businesses, offering financial management, distribution, CRM, and project accounting suites. Acumatica Studio, the company’s technology development platform, gives ISVs and OEMs a rapid, cost-effective means of developing and integrating cloud-based apps, using industry-standard tools. The privately held company’s products are delivered through a global channel-partner network of VARs, ISVs, and OEMs. Headquartered in Kirkland, WA, Acumatica maintains offices in Washington DC, Moscow, and Singapore. Acumatica has affiliate offices in Indonesia and Mexico. Acumatica is sold through resellers in the US, Canada, UK, Africa, the Middle East, India and various countries in Southeast Asia. In the Nordic countries and the Netherlands, Acumatica is sold as part of Visma.net; and in Australia and New Zealand, Acumatica is sold under MYOB’s brand name.
The Knowledge Group is producing a live webcast, 2014 Trends of ERP Cloud Computing Live Webcast, to help companies’ security officers and other professionals better manage ERP cloud computing. This interactive course will provide crucial information regarding the dos and don’ts of ERP cloud computing for 2014 and beyond.
Key issues that will be covered in this course are:
ERP cloud computing adoption: an overview
Latest trends of ERP cloud computing
Establishing an effective ERP cloud computing model
Regulatory issues and best practices
Up-to-the-minute regulatory updates
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique, multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org