DM2 Software Expands Professional Services Team

Responsible for project planning and management, system implementations, training

Published in CSP Daily News

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VANCOUVER, Wash. -- DM2 Software Inc. has announced that Cade Evans, Steve Silkaitis and Laurel Stover have joined its professional services team. As DM2 professional service consultants, Evans, Silkaitis and Stover will be responsible for working with new and existing DM2 customers on project planning and management, system implementations and training.

Evans, a former DM2 professional services consultant and sales representative, returns after spending the past three years as a financial representative in the insurance and investment industry. He began his career in the petroleum marketing industry in 2004 working for a petroleum marketer as a controller and vice president of operations using DM2's Petroleum Insights system. He brings with him more than 10 years of consulting, financial analyst and technology sales experience, including four plus years implementing and selling DM2's Petroleum Insights accounting/ERP system and complimentary modules.

Silkaitis got his start in the industry working for a leading cardlock system manufacturer and brings with him 12 years of accounting, ERP system implementation and system administration experience. Stover brings with her nearly 20 years of experience working in the petroleum marketing industry, 10 of which was spent working for a marketer using DM2's Petroleum Insights accounting/ERP system to help manage their operations.

"We are very pleased to have Cade, Steve and Laurel join our consulting team," said Rob Pierce, DM2 Software's vice president of professional services. "Their knowledge of the industry and experience using and implementing petroleum marketing software solutions makes them very valuable additions to our team."

DM2, a Sage Software master developer and reseller since 1991, uses Sage 100 ERP (formerly Sage ERP MAS 90 and MAS 200) and Sage CRM, ERP (enterprise resource planning) and CRM (customer relationship management) systems designed for general wholesale distribution applications, to develop, sell and support Petroleum Insights, a fully integrated accounting/ERP and CRM system designed specifically for petroleum marketers. DM2's Petroleum Insights system offers all of the core financials, fuel, lubricants, home heat/propane, cardlock, c-store, supply chain automation, advanced business analytics, customer relationship management, fixed assets, paperless office and ecommerce modules petroleum marketers need to manage and grow their businesses.