March 31, 2016CEO Joanne Brunn: “The budget needs to be a numerical expression of the strategic plan – and that requires engagement, communication and collaboration.”

XLerant, Inc. a leading provider of cloud-based budgeting, forecasting and reporting solutions for small and mid-sized businesses today announced that CFO Tech Outlook magazine selected XLerant as one of the “Top 10 Budgeting and Forecasting Solution Providers”.

CFO Tech Outlook’s annual award recognizes the best cost and time saving solutions available in the business performance management market today. XLerant’s budgeting and forecasting product, BudgetPak, was recognized as a leading cloud-based solution for mid-market organizations for outstanding usability, customer service and ease of implementation.

“It’s an honor to be recognized for helping businesses better manage their financial operations, says Joanne Brunn, CEO of XLerant. “BudgetPak is a cloud-based, intuitive platform that fosters engagement, communication and collaboration, empowering users to make informed decisions in line with an organization’s strategic plan.”

“XLerant Inc. continued to break new ground within the past year, benefiting its customers,” said Sarah Dawson, Managing Editor, CFO Tech Outlook. “We are happy to showcase XLerant this year due to its continuing excellence in delivering top-notch technology driven solutions.”

This honor follows XLerant’s record year, 2015, with year-over-billings up 45 percent from 2014 and subscription sales increasing dramatically by 200 percent in Q4. In addition, XLerant was named “One to Watch” in the 2015 BPM Pulse report produced by BPM Partners, the leading authority on business performance and management.


Published from Fremont, California, CFO Tech Outlook is a print magazine that explores and understands the plethora of ways adopted by firms to execute the smooth functioning of their businesses. A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts including CFO Tech Outlook editorial board finalized the “Top 10 Budgeting and Forecasting Solution Providers 2016” in the U.S. and shortlisted the best vendors and consultants. For more info:


XLerant provides cloud-based budgeting, forecasting and reporting solutions designed with easy to use interfaces that make a complex process accessible for finance teams and budget managers alike. XLerant’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions serve small to mid-size enterprises who value collaborative environments as an effective way to engage employees and achieve their strategic objectives. The company’s premier product, BudgetPak, has been recognized for outstanding usability, quick implementation and exceptional support. For more information visit or follow @XLerant. Engage. Empower. Achieve.