SOURCE: Lavante


August 26, 2015 09:52 ET

Lavante to Deliver Fall 2015 Thought Leadership Series on Critical Supplier Information Issues

Lavante, Inc. Partners With Industry Luminaries to Deliver Insights and Expertise on Key Issues Relating to the Successful Management of Supplier Information

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 26, 2015) - Lavante Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based supplier management solutions for Fortune 1000 companies, announced today its plans to deliver a Fall Thought Leadership series. Lavante will be leveraging the insights of several industry experts to host a series of webinars and various live events, including an extension of this summer's seminar series with technology partner Basware, Inc., as well as a featured presentation at Paystream Advisors annual Innovate Conference being held September 13-16, 2015 at the Intercontinental Hotel in New Orleans, LA.

Throughout the series, Lavante will be sharing best practices and co-presenting with many recognized industry experts including Mary Schaeffer - Managing Director of AP Now and Tomorrow, Chris Doxey, Owner of Doxey Inc., Josh Morrison - Former Sr. Manager of AP and Strategic Sourcing - C&S Wholesale Grocers, Tammie Norman - Director of Transactional Accounting at ICF International, Jon Casher - President of Casher Associates, Inc., and Joe Flynn - Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Lavante, Inc.

The Fall Thought Leadership series gets underway on September 16th with a featured presentation at Paystream's Innovate Conference in New Orleans, LA entitled "Building an Enterprise Solution for Supplier Management." This initial presentation, hosted by Tammie Norman and Joe Flynn, will provide expert perspective from Ms. Norman on her experiences constructing a world-class supplier management solution, as well as a case study of her experience working with Lavante in a Fortune 500 environment. Lavante's objective in the series is to educate the marketplace on the critical benefits of managing supplier information to the highest possible standard.

This Fall Curriculum serves as an extension of the popular Spring Thought Leadership series which featured several experts and explored the impact of technology and best practice improvements on the vendor master file. Lavante's goal throughout the series is to provide industry-leading advice and actionable recommendations to professionals throughout the P2P landscape.

Featured Fall 2015 Events

Paystream Advisors Innovate Conference Presentation, September 16, 2015 at 10 a.m. CDT - "Building and Enterprise Solution for Managing Suppliers." 20 year industry expert and veteran leader at F500 companies Tammie Norman and Technology Founder Joe Flynn will walk you through the steps of building a world class supplier management solution while driving more value through the process.

Lavante Webinar -- "What is a Supplier Portal Anyway?", September 25, 2015 at 11 a.m. PDT. Author and Industry Guru Mary Schaeffer and Josh Morrison address the questions that have been plaguing professionals in the P2P space for the last several years. What is the true value of a supplier portal? Why do I need one? What does it do? Can I live without one?

Lavante Webinar -- "Detecting & Preventing Fraud in the P2P Environment," October 20, 2015 at 11 a.m. PDT. Author and Industry Expert Chris Doxey and Josh Morrison give a master class on protecting your financial environment against risk and fraud in many different forms.

Joint-Seminar Series "The Top Five Changes Coming to AP and P2P" -- on various dates and in various cities. Multiple guest speakers from Basware and Lavante join together to deliver an award winning curriculum prognosticating the biggest changes coming to the AP and P2P space.

About Lavante

Lavante is the leading provider of Cloud-based supplier management solutions for Fortune 1000 Companies. Our mission is to connect businesses with their suppliers while adding value to both by automating and improving the quality, accuracy and cost effectiveness of business interactions. For businesses our software and services help drive dollars to the bottom-line by ensuring quality of supplier data and automation of supplier onboarding and management, including burdensome tax and compliance requirements. For suppliers, we simplify the process of delivering value to clients and improve customer satisfaction, the ability to win new accounts, and profit.

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