Avalara Recognizes Premier Computing As a Top-Performing Partner for 2014

Premier Computing earns 2014 Top Regional Referral Partner of the Year

 

Bainbridge Island, WA – April 14, 2015 –  Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based software delivering compliance solutions related to sales tax, VAT and other transactional taxes, today announced Premier Computing, a Utah-based reseller providing financial management solutions to small and medium businesses, government and non-profits, as its 2014 Top Regional Referral Partner of the Year winner. 

Avalara’s sales and marketing awards, given to top-performing business partners, recognize Development & Solution Partners (independent software vendors), Marketing & Sales Partners (value added resellers), and Accounting & Consulting Partners for embracing cloud compliance solutions and helping their clients and customers to realize the strategic and operational benefits of these solutions.

The Avalara partner awards also spotlight the ability of top business partners to recognize the broad market adoption of cloud compliance solutions, and make intelligent business decisions in marketing Avalara’s compliance solutions to their valued clients and customers, thereby increasing the velocity of their own business growth.

Premier Computing was selected for the award based on multiple criteria, including noteworthy performance and customer growth during 2014.

“2014 was a standout year for our business partners across categories, as they continued to realize the benefits of partnering with Avalara,” said Patrick Falle, North American channel chief at Avalara. “These top partners demonstrated an exceptional ability to attract new clients and customers, and build customer loyalty – while continuing to develop their practice through offering a full range of cloud-based compliance solutions in partnership with Avalara.”

“Premier Computing is an Avalara partner that significantly contributed to their customers’ success by partnering with Avalara,” said Falle.  “We take great pride in recognizing business partners that solve critical pain points for our mutual customers and clients, while simultaneously growing their businesses along with Avalara – and we look forward to many years of continued mutual success.”

Avalara awarded Partner of the Year awards in four categories: Top Development & Solution Partner for eCommerce; Top Development & Solution Partner for ERP; Top Marketing & Sales Partner; and Top Accounting & Consulting partner. Avalara also recognized top performing business partners regionally, for their increasing engagement in bringing Avalara solutions to the market and achieving exceptional results in 2014.

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales tax, VAT, excise tax, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use. Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions is designed to effectively manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities in the United States and internationally.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. The company processes millions of tax transactions for customers and free users every day, files hundreds of thousands of transactional tax returns per year, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents.

A privately held company, Avalara’ s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara employs more than 800 people at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and in offices across the U.S. and in London, England and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com

About Premier Computing

Premier Computing, a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics solutions, helps small and medium businesses with solutions for financial management and accounting; customer relationship management (CRM); order and inventory management for distribution companies; Donor, Grant and Fundraising management for Nonprofits; Local government financial & constituent relationship management, as well as payroll and human resource management.  More information at http://www.premiercomputing.com/

CONTACT:

Premier Computing, Inc.
6965 Union Park Center, Ste. 400
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84047
800-458-2948

www.premiercomputing.com

 

For Immediate Release

Premier Computing Inc., a Utah-based Microsoft Dynamics ERP & CRM Reseller Appoints New President

Salt Lake City, UT – March 2, 2015. Premier Computing, Inc, a Microsoft Dynamics ERP, GP and CRM partner, announced the appointment of Casey Lawrence as President.  Lawrence succeeds Julie Potter effective February 2015.

Lawrence joins Premier Computing Inc from Enlightening Solutions, Inc. where he has served as President since 2001.  Lawrence’s ongoing success comes through his diverse experience in enterprise software management and consulting services, as well as his commitment to outstanding leadership.  With more than 30 years of selling and implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications in more than 100 companies worldwide, Lawrence has a vast knowledge of ERP applications including Oracle and Microsoft.  No stranger to staying hands-on with clients, he’s been personally involved in implementing ERP applications in more than 50 companies with budgets exceeding $4M and overseeing large teams.

“It is a great privilege to be asked to lead Premier at this important moment in the company’s history,” said Casey. “I look forward to working with the dedicated employees to further the Company’s market leadership and growth by bringing new levels of innovation, customer experience and value to the marketplace. I am honored to be working with such a talented group of individuals and look forward to a successful endeavor together.”

Julie Potter, co-founder of Premier Computing, Inc said, “Casey has a unique set of highly developed skills critical in achieving outstanding results in our industry.  His leadership will enable Premier to continue its impressive growth and move to a higher level of achievement with our staff, clients and strategic alliances.  We are fortunate to have him join our management team and look forward to welcoming Casey in this role.”

Prior to joining Premier Computing, Lawrence served in positions as Business Analyst, Project Manager, Director of Consulting Services and President.

Premier Computing, a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics solutions, helps small and medium businesses with solutions for financial management and accounting; customer relationship management (CRM); order and inventory management for distribution companies; Donor, Grant and Fundraising management for Nonprofits; Local government financial & constituent relationship management, as well as payroll and human resource management.

 

CONTACT:

Premier Computing, Inc.
6965 Union Park Center, Ste. 400
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84047
800-458-2948
http://www.premiercomputing.com/