Prodiance Corporation, a leading provider of Governance, Risk and Compliance solutions, today announced that New Flyer Industries (TSX: NFI.UN), the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in Canada and the United States, has selected the Prodiance Enterprise Spreadsheet Manager (ESM) system to automate internal controls over mission critical spreadsheets used in finance and accounting operations. The Prodiance ESM system will be used by finance and accounting users to accelerate review and approval of changes to critical spreadsheets to support the financial close while providing automated internal controls to satisfy corporate governance mandates.
"Prodiance ESM includes the specific functionality we require to strengthen monitoring and approval of design changes for mission critical spreadsheets," said Alexander Kirshner, Director of Finance at New Flyer. "We were looking for a solution that would have the least impact on the users of the financial spreadsheets while providing robust functionality for monitoring and comparing changes, flagging exceptions, and review and approval workflow. We have found this in Prodiance ESM that utilizes zero client architecture which significantly simplifies deployment and provides ease of maintenance for our IT group."
"Prodiance continues to be recognized by leading global organizations as the leader in Enterprise Spreadsheet Management technology," said Dr. Soheil Saadat, president and CEO of Prodiance. "We are delighted to welcome New Flyer as our newest customer, and look forward to a rewarding and successful partnership in support of their long term needs."
About New Flyer
New Flyer Industries, Inc. (“NFI”) is the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in the United States and Canada. The Company’s three facilities - in Winnipeg, MB, St. Cloud, MN and Crookston, MN - are all ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified. With a skilled workforce of approximately 2,300 employees, NFI (newflyer.com) is a technology leader, offering the broadest product line in the industry, including drive systems powered by clean diesel, LNG, CNG and electric trolley as well as energy-efficient gasoline-electric and diesel-electric hybrid vehicles. All products are supported with an industry-leading, comprehensive parts and service network. NFI’s income deposit securities are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol (NFI.UN).
Prodiance (prodiance.com) delivers Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) software solutions to help mitigate risk, increase transparency, and automate internal controls over End User Computing applications such as spreadsheets, databases and BI reports which comprise a significant portion of mission critical data within organizations. Prodiance leverages over 20 years experience in delivering innovative technology solutions for highly regulated markets. Leading global organizations in more than 15 countries across 5 continents representing a wide variety of industries - banking, insurance, capital markets, energy, telecommunications, manufacturing, media and entertainment, food and beverage, health care, pharmaceutical, and education - have chosen Prodiance as trusted partner to achieve their strategic goals. Prodiance Corporation is an independent, privately held company based in Pleasanton, California.
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