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Accounting Today Honors Intacct Executive on 2015 Top 100 Most Influential People List

Intacct Channel VP Taylor Macdonald Recognized as One of the Top Thought Leaders and Visionaries Shaping the Accounting Profession

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2015 has been an impressive year of growth for the Intacct channel, and I look forward to dedicating many more years to the accounting market and Intacct’s channel program.

SAN JOSE, Calif. – September 11, 2015 – Intacct, a leading provider of best-in-class cloud ERP software, today announced that Taylor Macdonald has been recognized by Accounting Today in the publication’s latest report highlighting thought leaders and visionaries within the accounting industry. This marks the 12th time in his career that Taylor Macdonald, Intacct’s vice president of channels, was placed on the “Accounting Today Top 100 People” list.

At Intacct, Macdonald is responsible for managing the Intacct Value Added Reseller (VAR) and CPA channel initiatives. The Intacct channel program has attracted the cream of the crop, including 28 of the Top 100 CPA firms and 26 of the Top 100 VARs in the industry – the most of any cloud ERP vendor.

“It is a privilege to have an industry-leader like Taylor driving Intacct’s channel program,” said Robert Reid, CEO of Intacct. “He has done an outstanding job developing the strongest channel program in the cloud financial management and accounting software space and he is an outstanding asset to the company and our partners.”

“The competition in cloud ERP and accounting software is incredibly fierce at the moment. It is a huge honor to be recognized by Accounting Today for the twelfth time and a privilege to be listed alongside so many other renowned experts within the accounting and finance space,” said Macdonald. “2015 has been an impressive year of growth for the Intacct channel, and I look forward to dedicating many more years to the accounting market and Intacct’s channel program.”

Taylor has more than 25 years’ experience building and operating some of the largest and most successful channel programs in the world for financial and ERP providers. As further testament to Taylor Macdonald’s success in leading Intacct’s channel program, CRN recognized Taylor as one of their 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs for the second year in a row and the Intacct Partner Program has been awarded a 5-Star rating in the CRN Partner Program Guide for 3 consecutive years.

Other notable people making this year’s list were: Barack Obama, President of the United States; Barry Melancon, President and CEO of the AICPA; Erik Asgeirsson, CEO of CPA.com; Fayezul Choudhury, CEO of IFAC; Jim Bourke, Partner at WithumSmith+Brown; David Cieslak, Principal at Arxis Technology; and Rene Lacerte, Founder and CEO of Bill.com. The full Top 100 list is available at www.accountingtoday.com.

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