SOURCE: Cincom Systems, Inc.

November 14, 2005 13:47 ET

Cincom President and CEO, Thomas Nies, to Take Part in University of Cincinnati Global Business Forum

CINCINNATI, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 14, 2005 -- Tom Nies, Cincom CEO and president, will help pave the way for a new U.C. College of Business venture. On November 17 from 4:00-5:30 p.m., Nies will take part in the first of three panel discussions with business leaders who will be sharing their thoughts on the global business topic: How Flat Can the World Get? Free and open to the public, the event will be held at the U.C. Tangeman University Center Theater with a reception to follow.

The first panel discussion is inspired by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Thomas L. Friedman's book, "The World Is Flat; a Brief History of the Twenty-first Century." The following panelists will explore the limits of globalization and its effect on individuals, firms and countries: Candace Kendle, Kendle International CEO; Mark White, SAP America CFO; and Will McIntosh, newly appointed U.C. College of Business Dean and former head of ING Global Real Estate Investment Research Group. Cliff Peale, Cincinnati Enquirer business reporter, will serve as moderator for the panel.

About Cincom

For nearly 40 years, Cincom's software and services have helped thousands of clients worldwide simplify the management of complex business processes. Cincom specializes in the five areas of business where simplification brings the greatest value to managers who want to grow revenue, control costs, minimize risk, and achieve rapid ROI better than their competitors.

Cincom serves thousands of clients on six continents including BlueCross BlueShield, BJC Healthcare, Citibank, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern Mutual and Penn State University.

For more information about Cincom's products and services, contact Cincom at 1-800-2CINCOM (USA only), send an e-mail to, or visit the company's website at

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