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Ektron, a provider of web content management and marketing optimization solutions, has joined Avalara’s growing list of solution partners.
Bainbridge Island, WA June 06, 2012--Avalara, the market leader and visionary in sales tax automation for businesses of all sizes, today announced Ektron, a provider of web content management and marketing optimization solutions, has joined Avalara’s growing list of solution partners.
Avalara’s solution partners are software publishers that integrate Avalara’s software as a service (SaaS) offering for sales tax management directly into their own applications. Avalara has concentrated on building solution partnerships since its inception and today its partner applications span all platforms, including enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial/accounting, point of sale (POS), ecommerce, mcommerce, and customer relationship management (CRM) systems.
“We’re always focused on helping our clients drive business through Ektron’s eCommerce Module as easily as possible,” said Len Gilsenberg, VP of Partners for Ektron, a provider of solutions that help customers simplify the creation, management and delivery of digital experiences. “Our integration with Avalara will allow users of Ektron’s customer experience solutions to seamlessly tap into Avalara’s resources for managing and remaining up-to-date on increasingly complicated tax regulations.”
“Avalara eases the burden of statutory sales tax requirements by providing a fast, easy way to manage indirect taxes that is as accurate and affordable for small and mid-size businesses as it is for large corporations,” said Scott McFarlane, Avalara founder and CEO. “Ektron customers can now spend more time on what matters most, delighting their customers and growing the business.”
Avalara is the leader and visionary in sales tax automation for businesses of all sizes. It simplifies the complexity associated with sales and use tax and – in the process – makes compliance achievable by all.
Avalara partners with more than 170 of the world’s leading accounting and commercial software publishers to accomplish this. Its web-based offering provides the most complete set of transactional tax compliance services available, including tax calculation, exemption certificate management and returns processing. It also offers 1099 filing and reporting.
Established in 2004, Avalara is a founding member and Certified Service Provider of the Streamlined Sales Tax initiative and one of the fastest-growing companies in America. It employs more than 275 professionals at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and offices in Seattle; Irvine, San Diego and Rocklin, CA; Falls Church, VA and Pune, India.
Ektron simplifies the creation, management and delivery of digital experiences for global organizations that are looking to drive revenue growth and improve customer satisfaction. Headquartered in Nashua, N.H., with offices in Australia, Canada and the U.K., Ektron has thousands of customers including: Dell, Las Vegas Sands, Microsoft, NASDAQ and National Health Services UK. For more information, please visit www.ektron.com.