SAP Radio Guest Speaker Overview

Jon Essig Senior EPM Solution Director, Simplefi

Jon Essig, Senior EPM Solution Director at Simplefi, is an experienced BPC solutions expert with focus on consolidations, analytics and financial planning. He is a recognized industry expert, speaker and author.

Jon has architected many solutions, working with c-level execs, corporate finance, regional business units, and IT to create a company-wide vision. He has delivered consolidations as well as planning models for Sales, Operations, HR, CapEx, and Expenses.

Jon has 7-8 years of experience with OutlookSoft/BPC Solution in Industry as well as Consulting.  He also has ten years of experience in various financial roles, including: consolidations, financial analysis, audit, SOX, financial closes, tax, and forecasting / budgeting.

Jon earned a BS degree in Finance from Northern Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).


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Bonnie D. Graham

A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.

Connect with Bonnie D. Graham: @bizbreakradio

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