Dulles, VA (PRWEB) January 30, 2015
Unanet, a developer of professional services automation software that helps organizations manage people and projects for improved profitability, has announced that they have become a member of the Advisory Council of GovConnects, a program of the Howard County Chamber of Commerce.
GovConnects serves the federal government contracting community of Howard County and the region by connecting members to best practices and business opportunities, and providing access to education and critical information, while advocating for the regional industry. This mission is accomplished through a strategy of programming, conferences, roundtables, and specialized networking events.
Unanet plans on taking advantage of the many events that GovConnects offers, including attending the GovConnects Business Breakfast, and C- Level Executive Dinner, moderating the Women In Government Contracting Forum and exhibiting at the Cyber 5.0 Conference, all taking place in Howard County., Maryland
In the Spring of 2015 Unanet is launching a full set of financial management capabilities to add to its best-in-class project and people management product. Unanet's software, available in the cloud or On Premise, includes General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Account Receivable, Indirect Rates and Cost Pool Calculations to address the needs of government contractors, and other professional services firms. With one software product for projects, people, and financials, CFOs, COOs, and VPs of Finance and Operations can spend more time participating in and driving strategic direction - shifting the focus from transactions to transformation.
GovConnects is a public/private sector initiative launched by the Howard County Chamber of Commerce. Special emphasis is given to the defense contracting and intelligence community and related industries. GovConnects works to educate and connect local industry participants with opportunities and represent their interests in the wider community to positively impact the region's economic future.
The Chamber created GovConnects to enable Chamber members to benefit from the significant growth of the cybersecurity industry and other federal contracting activity in Maryland. Business opportunities have been generated by the physical presence of U.S. Cyber Command, NSA, and defense contractors in and around Howard County. GovConnects serves a resource for area businesses, providing educational opportunities, a forum for networking focused specifically on this niche market, targeted events and current information guided by experienced contracting participants.
Unanet is a leading provider of Cloud or On-Premise software for project-based organizations. Unanet delivers skills management, resource planning, budgeting & forecasting, time & expense reporting, billing & revenue recognition, and project management reporting. Over 1,000 organizations rely on Unanet to maximize staff utilization, reduce administrative costs by 90%, improve invoicing by 10X, and support forward decision-making for improved operations.