Unanet Customers and Partners Enjoyed Great Learning & Networking in Beautiful San Diego

Dulles, VA, May 23, 2017 

The Champions Conference was centered on four program tracks this year: Finance & Accounting, Advanced Project Management, Thought Leadership, and Launching Innovative Business Solutions. Prior to the full two-day conference was a pre-conference training day with three tracks: ‘Build a Strong Foundation: Prepare to Set Sail’, ‘Financials Administration: Take the Helm’, and a ‘Unanet Admirals Class: Expanding Your Vision’. Additionally, Unanet Partners were invited to take part in a full-day Partner Summit prior to the two-day conference.

Customers earned Continuing Professional Education credits for product training classes, attended sessions on implementation best practices, success stories and product direction, and met one-on-one with Unanet experts in Success Clinics. 

Unanet’s keynote speaker this year was Stan Soloway of Celero Strategies who spoke on “The New Abnormal: Strategy and Opportunities in a Time of Chaos.”

Sponsors for the 2017 Champions Conference included Diamond Sponsors, Cordia Partners and Bloomberg Government. Gold Sponsors included Aronson LLC, BDO USA LLP, Charry Bekaert LLP, DragonEye Consulting, Payroll Network, Strategic Consulting Solutions Inc., and Street Shares. Individual Event Sponsors included Anglin Reichmann Snellgrove & Armstrong P.C., Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP, The Macurn Consulting Group, NFP Proben Inc., Sand Solutions Limited, Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors, and Wells Fargo.
Cordia Partners, WJ Technologies, and the Macurn Consulting Group were announced at the conference as 2017 Unanet Partner of the Year award winners!

Planning for the 2018 Unanet Champions Conference is already under way and will be held in the Northern Virginia area in the Spring.

Attendee feedback from this year’s event included “the best conference I’ve ever been to”, “a very useful and enjoyable agenda”, “well worth my time”. Unanet is already looking forward to topping the size and success of this year’s event in 2018 in the Washington DC Metro area.

About Unanet
Unanet is a leading provider of Cloud and On-Premise software for project-based organizations. Unanet delivers a purpose-built Project ERP solution with skills management, resource planning, budgeting & forecasting, time & expense reporting, billing & revenue recognition, project management analytics and dashboards, and integrated financials with AR, AP, GL and cost pool calculations. Over 1,000 organizations trust Unanet to maximize staff utilization, reduce administrative costs by 90%, improve invoicing by 10X, and support forward decision-making for improved operations. Unanet has several videos available if you would like to learn more about our firm and capabilities http://www.unanet.com/products/video-demonstrations.

"I love Unanet! It is great that you can run a report and easily see who is available, what projects a person is assigned to, and how many hours people are charging."- Michelle Graffin Controller, Orbital Technologies
An invoice that used to take 1 person 2-3 days that is now complete in 30 minutes, and a report that used to take 2 hours that is now produced in 2 minutes! - TJ Guarino, Tessada


"I’ve never done a timesheet so fast in my life! What an incredible change. I’m so glad we switched. They’ve really done a lot to polish it up, too."- Paco Hope Managing Consultant Cigital, Inc.
"Unanet billing is so great. I don't know why anyone wouldn't use this!"- Jackie York Controller, Quallion
Being able to see where we are on projects REAL TIME instead of waiting for Monday processing has made it much easier to let clients know exactly where we are with their projects. Unanet has set a higher standard for project reporting and there is more to come!. - Jenny Clark director, solvability