DETROIT, Oct. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Compuware Corporation (Nasdaq:CPWR), the technology performance company, is proud to sponsor Consulting Magazine's Consulting Summit 2013, taking place October 24 at the Union League Club, New York, New York. As new trends, opportunities, and best practices emerge in the consulting profession, understanding how to maximize these changes has become even more important. The Consulting Summit will feature data-driven presentations from Kennedy Consulting Research & Advisory as well as practical, hands-on sessions and real world insights into these changes from leading firms such as Deloitte, Booz & Company and Compuware Changepoint customer, Slalom Consulting. Brad Jackson, co-founder and CEO of Slalom, will share his secrets of innovation, which have enabled Slalom to achieve 30 percent year-over-year growth and have earned the organization consistent recognition as a best place to work. Session Title: "Five Secrets to Creating a Consultancy with a Culture of Innovation" When: Thursday, October 24, 1:15 to 2 p.m. Where: Union League Club, New York, New York What: Session attendees will learn from Slalom Consulting's CEO how innovation has helped the firm unlock exponential growth year over year. Speakers: Mr. Brad Jackson, co-founder and CEO, Slalom Consulting Slalom Consulting Slalom Consulting brings together business and technology expertise to help companies drive enterprise performance, accelerate innovation, enhance the customer experience, and increase employee productivity. The firm delivers award-winning solutions in areas such as information management and analytics, sales and marketing, organizational effectiveness, CFO advisory, mobility, and cloud through a national network of local offices and major alliance partners, including Microsoft, Salesforce.com, and Amazon Web Services. Founded in 2001 and based in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to more than 2,200 consultants. The company has been ranked as a Top 10 Best Firms to Work For by Consulting magazine four times, and earned recognition from Microsoft as a Partner of the Year five times. For more information, visit slalom.com.
Consulting MagazineConsulting ® magazine is the flagship publication of the consulting profession. The magazine features the latest information on consulting careers, thought leadership, and corporate strategies. Consulting ® magazine organizes the annual Consulting Summit – the largest gatherings of consulting leadership in North America. It hosts award dinners as part of the Consulting ® magazine Achievement Awards series – including dinners honoring Women Leaders in Consulting and The Top 25 Consultants. The magazine is published by Kennedy Information, LLC, the authority in the consulting space since 1970 providing a wide range of research and advisory services offerings to buyers and sellers of consulting. Kennedy's parent company, Bloomberg BNA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bloomberg, is a leading source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals. Its network of more than 2,500 reporters, correspondents, and leading practitioners delivers expert analysis, news, practice tools, and guidance — the information that matters most to professionals. Bloomberg BNA's authoritative coverage spans the full range of legal practice areas, including tax & accounting, labor & employment, intellectual property, banking & securities, employee benefits, health care, privacy & security, human resources, and environment, health & safety. Compuware Changepoint Compuware Changepoint enables growth and improved efficiency for technology services organizations. Our powerful solution marries PSA, PPM and powerful business analytics giving services teams total operational visibility and control over the services portfolio. Services organizations can manage every aspect of their business with Changepoint from customer acquisition, to services delivery, through to financial control and visibility. Changepoint allows services teams to achieve strong margins, manage projects and resources with greater efficiency, deliver a competitive product and services mix, and maintain top-line revenues and bottom-line profitability. Flexible and easy to use, Changepoint is built for today's modern workforce, accessible from tablets and smart phones, and available as a SaaS or On-Premise Delivery Model. Visit us http://www.compuware.com/changepoint or tune into our blog at http://www.changepoint-blog.net Compuware Corporation Compuware Corporation, the technology performance company, makes technology make a difference by providing software, experts and best practices to ensure technology works well and delivers value. Compuware solutions make the world's most important technologies perform at their best for leading organizations worldwide, including 46 of the top 50 Fortune 500 companies and 12 of the top 20 most visited U.S. web sites. Learn more at: http://www.compuware.com . Social Media Links
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