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Live Webinar

How to Work Smarter (Not Harder) with Expense Management Automation

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Do you hear a collective groan across your organization when it’s time to do expense reports, reconcile credit card payments or pay invoices? It doesn’t have to be that way.

Join Anne Becknell, Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions at Chrome River and Steve Watson, Accounting Operations Analyst at Allianz Partners, for an interactive discussion to learn how you can change the expense management experience across your organization by leveraging automation. We’ll share real examples and provide actionable tips, tricks and best practices to help you let business flow with greater efficiency.
This webinar will explore several topics, including:
The challenges that drive companies to adopt expense management automation
Strategies to simplify expense management
Best practices for transitioning to automated processes

Speakers

Steve Watson , Accounting Operations Analyst, Allianz Partners
Steve Watson
Accounting Operations Analyst, Allianz Partners
Steve has worked for Allianz Partners for over 2 years as an analyst in the Accounting Operations department. He was a key stakeholder in helping to implement Chrome River and utilizing the reporting needs surrounding expense reimbursements. In addition, Steve is responsible for the reporting and analysis of the operational efficiencies for the Accounting Operations team and provides support in assisting with the deployment of any system or department efficiencies. Steve had a hand in all facets of the implementation of the Chrome River Expense tool at Allianz Partners.

Prior to joining the Accounting Operations department, Steve worked 8 years in our fulfillment department. There, he managed the printing and mailing of all policy fulfillment as well as shipping and receiving for the company.
Anne Becknell, Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions, Chrome River
Anne Becknell
Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions, Chrome River
Anne Becknell has 40 years of experience covering a full spectrum of financial and practice management consulting services. In her role as SVP of strategic solutions, Anne is focused on providing business solutions to Chrome River customers. With her extensive ERP and services background, Anne can communicate and understand the needs of all levels in your organization and assist customers with choosing the best practice for their unique organization needs.

Prior to this role, Anne spent a decade as Chrome River’s SVP client services, where she built and led a team that was dedicated to keeping customers engaged with Chrome River, ensuring that customers are aware of new functionality and offerings, and that they are getting the most out of their investment.

Previously she was senior vice president of client services at Thomson Elite, a provider of financial and practice management systems to the legal industry and other professional services markets.
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo, Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Moderated by: Jess Bozzo
Content Manager, Argyle Executive Forum
Jess is the Content Manager for Argyle Executive Forum’s growing CFO virtual division. In her current role, Jess is responsible for the creation and implementation of virtual event themes, overviews, and working with speakers and partners to create engaging and timely content. Prior to joining Argyle, Jess got her start in audience development and marketing with NewBay Media. A graduate of Gettysburg College, and a New Jersey native, Jess currently resides in Hoboken.

Sponsors

Event Sponsor Chrome River Technologies
Chrome River Technologies - Chrome River lets business flow for some of the world’s largest, most respected global organizations. Our highly-configurable expense reporting and supplier invoice automation solutions deliver an elegant, intuitive interface, offering the same high quality experience on a smartphone, tablet or laptop. To learn more, call +1. 888.781.0088 or visit www.chromeriver.com.
Event Sponsor Allianz Partners
Allianz Partners - Allianz Partners (AGA Service Company) is a leading consumer specialty insurance and assistance company. We provide insurance to 40 million customers annually and are best known for our Allianz Travel Insurance plans.* In addition to travel insurance, Allianz Partners offers tuition insurance, event ticket protection, registration protection for endurance events and unique travel assistance services such as international medical assistance and concierge services. The company also serves as an outsource provider for in-bound call center services and claims administration for property and casualty insurers and credit card companies.

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