Black Diamond Advisory Announces Leader of the West Region and Continues Expansion of Global OneStream Talent
Global firm expands team and emerges as the next leader in Global digital finance transformation
Phoenix, AZ May 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Today, Black Diamond Advisory announced its expansion into the Western US market with the addition of Shauna Goodsell – Director, West Region. Black Diamond was built to transform the office of finance by creating an industry powerhouse of top talent from the most respected leaders in OneStream technology together with consulting leaders in digital finance transformation.
Shauna is a global leader in Corporate Performance Management and is a true visionary in leading financial transformation initiatives. She brings superior and innovative program and change management methodologies to deliver financial systems leveraging OneStream Software optimally and efficiently. Shauna has directed many of the leading global OneStream initiatives, including projects with parallel implementations of new chart of accounts and ERP solutions.
OneStream provides a unified platform that simplifies and aligns financial consolidation, planning, reporting, analytics, and financial data quality. OneStream eliminates the risk and complexity of data integration, validation, and reconciliation between multiple products, applications or modules, and makes non-integrated CPM suites a thing of the past.
“Shauna has an incredible balance of deep functional and technical expertise and will contribute to Black Diamond’s ability to deliver platform-wide solutions,” says Randy Werder, Black Diamond Co- Founder and President. Black Diamond is founded on the principle of “Experts Only” by combining the talents of many different backgrounds to provide the most diverse and innovative culture and capability in our industry. Black Diamond includes former partners and founders from Arthur Andersen, MarketSphere, Grant Thornton, Ranzal, and Fortune 100 financial executives who have come together to create a firm that combines transformative business capabilities with execution excellence, helping clients rethink the possible and reimplement the future with a focus on innovation, usability, and maximizing value from the broad OneStream platform.
Former MarketSphere Co-Founder and current Black Diamond Chairman & CEO, Carl Yost, is excited about expansion in North America. “We are so excited about Shauna’s addition to our leadership team at Black Diamond. Her leadership experience at Arthur Andersen, Accenture, and other leading firms, in addition to her extensive CPM expertise, will be a great benefit to our global clients and the West Region, ” said Yost.
About Black Diamond Advisory
Black Diamond is a leading global digital finance transformation firm and a Platinum Partner of OneStream Software. With over 15 offices in The Americas, and growing, Black Diamond is positioned as a key implementation partner of OneStream. What makes Black Diamond different is our culture and our people. We have built a business by attracting ‘Experts Only.” We manage and deliver projects with the highest level of integrity and collaboration, leveraging our best talent and experience for the client. We believe in a new kind of relationship between the technology provider and client and we set out to transform the way financial systems are deployed and used in the future. The leaders of Black Diamond have owned and built several of the largest finance system consulting firms in the industry. This new company is intentionally different. We work to have joint ownership of the solutions we develop with clients and engage with them throughout their entire transformation journey to ensure the greatest value is derived from the investment. We only work with OneStream Software because we believe that it is the future of digital finance and we are 100% aligned with them on Customer Success.
About OneStream Software
OneStream Software provides a market-leading intelligent finance platform that reduces the complexity of financial operations. OneStream unleashes the power of finance by unifying corporate performance management (CPM) processes such as planning, financial close & consolidation, reporting and analytics through a single, extensible solution. We empower the enterprise with financial and operational insights to support faster and more informed decision-making. All in a cloud platform designed to continually evolve and scale with your organization.
OneStream is an independent software company backed by private equity investors KKR, D1 Capital Partners, Tiger Global and IGSB. With over 700 customers, 200 implementation partners and over 800 employees our primary mission is to deliver 100% customer success, which we’ve done successfully since our inception.