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Funding Profiles Announces Its Participation at DEMO Enterprise 2014 Conference

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SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Funding Profiles, a provider of business analytics software for finance and strategy departments in large enterprises, today announced its participation in the DEMO Enterprise 2014 conference being held April 3 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. The Funding Profiles solution will be featured in the SAP® Startup Focus Pavilion at the conference. Funding Profiles has also been invited to participate in a private breakfast session with the DEMO CIO Council, an exclusive community of enterprise CIOs who engage with emerging technology companies before, during and after they launch. In the session, Funding Profiles is one of 20 startups that have been selected to present their solutions and receive strategic feedback from the council. The session is a unique opportunity for Funding Profiles to connect with the buyer side of the enterprise computing industry and to receive feedback from the DEMO CIO Council on the company’s venture and product development strategies.

The FP Generator™, the company’s flagship software application, runs on the SAP HANA® platform and helps financial planning and analysis (FP&A) organizations visualize the results of their work, such as consolidation, reporting, forecasting, planning, variance explanation, guidance, scenario modeling. Enterprise FP&A customers can quickly process relevant data into working financial models, rendering strategic insights more clearly and more quickly. The result is Strategy Visualized™.

“We got selected out of thousands of startups for the DEMO conference with our solution the FP Generator, based on a breakthrough approach to create entire analytic templates,” said Madison Laird, CEO, Funding Profiles. “This venue is a great chance for companies to see how they can use this solution to dramatically improve their decision making process.”

Funding Profiles is participating in the SAP Startup Focus program, which supports startups in developing new applications on SAP HANA. The SAP HANA platform streamlines analytics, planning and predictive and sentiment assessments to allow business to operate in real time. The SAP Startup Focus program is an accelerator for big data, predictive and real-time analytics startups. More than 1,000 startups are participating in the program to date that have developed distinct SAP HANA-based use cases from gaming to retail to finance and manufacturing.

About Funding Profiles

Funding Profiles makes solutions for finance departments that want to contribute to an enterprise's strategy beyond just numbers. Funding Profiles’ solutions integrate with existing business applications and data sources to continuously translate traditional financial metrics into the language of business strategy. Using solutions from Funding Profiles, finance teams can express plans, targets, actuals, forecasts, or scenarios in strategic perspectives any business leader can appreciate. Funding Profiles is based in Sunnyvale, California, and has locations in Seattle, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.

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