Recorded Webinar

T&E Expense Spending and Automation Technology Trends for 2016

Original air date: September 21st, 2016

Speaker: Robert Neveu, President & Co-founder, Certify


The average U.S. company budgets between 6 and 12 percent of total annual revenues for travel and entertainment expenses. Faced with rising costs and added responsibility for the bottom line, today’s accounting professionals are increasingly turning to automation to streamline the expense management process and better control spending across a number of important functions. This webinar will provide new insight into the latest business travel expense and technology trends. Plus, learn how companies of every size are leveraging automation to improve internal spend management procedures for accounts payables and employee-initiated expenses.

Topics include an in depth review of:

  • Annual T&E expense spending trends and category benchmarks
  • Top spend and expense management challenges reported by U.S. businesses
  • Most-wanted technologies for improved efficiency, control and visibility
  • How process automation can improve employee productivity by 29%
  • Six strategies to automate expense management and control spending

Slides from the webinar

Webinar Recording

About the Presenter

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Robert Neveu

President & Co-founder, Certify

In 2008, Bob launched Certify as his second software startup in Portland. Certify’s venture-backed team have accelerated the growth of the business to where they are considered the second largest provider in North America of expense reporting software with multinational customers including Pitney Bowes, Bristol Myers-Squibb, Subway Sandwiches, and Virgin Galactic. Certify has gained the attention of many major news publications for its innovative technology, including its recent release of auto-generated expense reporting with Certify ReportExecutive, featured in the Wall Street Journal (September, 2013), New York Times (October, 2013), and CNNMoney (December, 2013).