SOURCE: Approva


February 09, 2010 10:00 ET

Approva to Host Webcast on Continuous Controls Monitoring (CCM) and Audit Automation

Free Online Event Aimed at Helping Finance and Internal Audit Organizations Launch Successful Continuous Monitoring and Continuous Auditing Initiatives

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - February 9, 2010) - Approva® Corporation (, the leader in continuous controls monitoring (CCM) and audit automation software, today announced a free webcast titled "Kicking Off Your Continuous Controls Monitoring & Continuous Auditing Initiative." The webcast is aimed at helping companies see their 2010 controls monitoring projects off to a strong start. Attendees can register at:

During the webcast on February 18, 2010 at 1:00pm EST participants will learn:

--  The top 5 starting points for CCM and continuous auditing initiatives
--  Key components of a typical CCM business case
--  How finance and internal audit teams work together to drive project
--  Success metrics for a continuous monitoring/auditing initiative
--  How Approva's products enable rapid time to value for CCM initiatives

"Approva has implemented more successful continuous controls monitoring projects than any other company," said Michael Evans, Vice President of Marketing at Approva. "This webcast shares some of the key lessons learned based on our extensive experience working with our customers to plan and implement their continuous monitoring and continuous auditing initiatives."

Kicking Off Your Continuous Controls Monitoring & Continuous Auditing Initiative will share Approva's findings on where and why most companies start these initiatives; how top finance and internal audit teams are implementing CCM solutions; how they are measuring success; and how CCM and continuous auditing are transforming business. In addition, webcast participants will be treated to an overview of Approva's latest product release, including detailed examples of how it can be used to drive measurable savings.

About Approva

Approva® Corporation is the industry-leading provider of continuous controls monitoring software and is the industry standard at Big-4 audit firms. We enable business, finance, IT and audit professionals to identify, manage and prevent business exceptions in order to reduce compliance risk, increase operational efficiency and prevent inappropriate payments. Global companies such as Bayer, DirecTV, Discovery Communications, First Advantage, Honeywell, Pratt & Whitney and T-Mobile rely on Approva to deliver actionable and auditable intelligence of control breakdowns across their business systems, processes and transactions. Approva has certified integrations with Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, IBM and SAP to provide a holistic Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) solution.

For more information, visit or call +1-703-956-8300.

Contact Information

  • For More Information Contact:
    Chad Giron
    DBCPR for Approva