It's a great fit for us. The customer-focused approach and corporate culture at Accounting Technology–Manassas is almost identical to ours. We’re better together, and clients on both sides will benefit.
Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 04, 2011
ISM (http://www.goism.com), a Sage Authorized Partner and rising star among business software and technology providers, has announced the acquisition of Planning and Services Corporation formerly Accounting Technology - Manassas. Part of a continued growth strategy for ISM, the acquisition expands their footprint into the East Coast, mid-Atlantic, and southeastern U.S. The combined capabilities and resources of both firms solidify ISM’s unmatched expertise in Sage ERP software and business technology services.
BJ O’Reilly, President at ISM, notes that the two companies were ideally matched. “It’s a great fit for us. The customer-focused approach and corporate culture at Planning and Services Corporation is almost identical to ours. Their staff qualifications are exceptional and both companies share the same customer and employee values. We’re better together, and clients on both sides will benefit from it.”
Tyi Duncan-Whitcomb of Planning and Services Corporation , echoes O’Reilly’s sentiments. “Joining ISM is going to be wonderful for our clients and our staff. Our Manassas office will still be here with the same people that our customers have come to know and trust. We add the strength and capabilities of a national partner while making only one visible change – the name on the door.”
The acquisition will better position ISM to take advantage of an evolving marketplace and VAR channel for Sage Partners in North America. Combining the resources of Planning and Services Corporation with its own, ISM adds scale and momentum to solidify its position among the Top ERP Solution Providers and Sage Authorized Partners in the U.S.
With corporate offices in Portland, ISM also operates out of Phoenix, San Diego, Las Vegas, and now Manassas, VA. Their business software portfolio includes Sage ERP MAS 90 and MAS 200, Sage ERP MAS 500, Sage ERP X3, Sage ERP Accpac, Sage FAS Fixed Assets, and Sage CRM Solutions. The company has received numerous national awards for its work as a Sage Authorized Partner, including Chairman’s Club, President’s Circle, and Million Dollar Club.
For more information about ISM and its products and services, visit their website at http://www.goism.com.
ISM began as a small business with one vision in mind: “Simple answers to difficult questions.” Their goal was to convert complex technology into tangible business value so their clients get more work accomplished using fewer resources. Keeping that same vision in mind, today ISM has grown to become one of the top Sage resellers and business technology providers in the country.
Their diverse professional staff is uniquely qualified to support all major areas of business technology including Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Accounting and operations (ERP), and Human Resource Management and Payroll (HRMS). They also implement the most widely-used business and accounting software applications on the market including Sage ERP Accpac, Sage ERP MAS 90, Sage ERP MAS 500, SageCRM, Sage CRM SalesLogix, ACT! by Sage, and Sage FAS Fixed Assets.
Go to http://www.goism.com to learn more about ISM.