Press release

Host Analytics Perform 2019 To Empower Finance To Lead the Evolution of Business

Sponsored by Businesswire

, the leading provider of connected financial planning and
close solutions, today announced details of Perform
, the premiere Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) event of
the year. This year’s event will be held May 20-22, 2019, at Aria Resort
and Casino in Las Vegas, and will bring together nearly one thousand
finance professionals from across the world to learn, network, and share
best practices in a dynamic and interactive environment. The theme of
Perform 2019 is “Finance is Leading the Evolution of Business”, and
sessions will showcase how modern finance teams are using technology to
become the strategic center of their organization.

Perform 2019 promotes the sharing of ideas between finance
professionals, thought leaders, industry analysts, and Host Analytics
customers and partners. Attendees will learn how finance can catalyze
peak organizational performance and how peers are using Host Analytics
solutions to increase the strategic value of finance. Breakout sessions
will include new approaches to collaborating with business partners;
educational workshops on techniques and technologies; advice from those
implementing and using EPM; and highlights of the latest product
innovations from Host Analytics.

Keynote speakers at Perform 2019 will include Doc Hendley, founder of Wine
to Water
, an organization devoted to providing clean water and
sanitation to people around the world; Ron Baden, CEO of Host Analytics
and financial transformation visionary; and Mark Bauer, SVP, Product
Management at Host Analytics. We are also pleased to welcome Dave
Kellogg, Independent Director, Blogger, Consultant and former CEO of
Host Analytics as a featured speaker.

“Perform 2019 is once again the must-attend event of the year for
finance professionals,” said Christelle Flahaux, CMO at Host Analytics.
“Perform attracts Host Analytics customers and progressive finance
professionals who want to learn new techniques, share their experiences,
and hear inspirational keynote speakers. This year, the agenda is
focused on topics that will help finance lead the evolution of business.”

Outstanding sessions scheduled
for Perform 2019

  • Doug Henschen, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Constellation
    Research, Agility Matters: How Cloud-Based Planning Drives Digital
  • Dave Kellogg, Independent Director, Blogger, Consultant and former CEO
    of Host Analytics, The Board View: How Directors See KPIs, EPM,
    Metrics and Planning
  • Seth Lippencott, Director of Research at Nucleus Research, The ROI
    of EPM: A Case Study in Finance and Budgeting Transformation
  • Simon Reed, Vice President, Corporate Planning at American Express
    Global Business Travel, Journey Through the Transformation of
  • Shane Riddle, Director of FP&A of Planar Systems, Integrating
    Host Analytics in a Rapidly Changing M&A Environment

Perform 2019 is only possible with the support of our committed and
involved sponsors. The following organizations are integral to the
success of this year’s event:

For more information or to register for Perform 2019, please visit our website.

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About Host Analytics

Host Analytics is the leading specialist provider of cloud-based
connected financial planning and close solutions. Built with financial
expertise and a dedication to customer success, Host Analytics meets the
needs of finance and accounting teams and helps them to evolve as
business conditions change. More than 800 customers including Bose,
Boston Red Sox, Evernote,, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Pinterest,
and Zillow rely on Host Analytics for planning, budgeting, modeling,
consolidations and reporting. Host Analytics is a private company backed
by Vector Capital, a leading global private equity firm specializing in
transformational investments in established technology businesses.