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Bob Scott's Insights Names McGladrey 2012 VAR Stars Winner

Winners recognized for growth, industry leadership and innovation


CHICAGO, IL – McGladrey LLP, the largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, was recently selected as a winner of Progressive Media Group's Bob Scott's Insights' 2012 VAR Stars Award. One hundred resellers are honored each year for their accomplishments in the field of middle market financial software.

Members of the VAR Stars were selected based on factors such as growth, industry leadership and recognition, and innovation. Chosen firms represent a wide range of sizes and many different software publishers of accounting software.

"Each year, 100 VAR Stars are picked from the best organizations that market financial software," said Bob Scott, publisher of "Bob Scott's Insights" newsletter. "It is always an honor to recognize those who contribute to the development of our business."

"This recognition illustrates the depth of understanding McGladrey has of our clients' business and technology needs," said Brian Becker, national leader – technology consulting. "We are thrilled to be named a VAR Star for the fourth consecutive year, and look forward to continuing to help our clients succeed."

About Bob Scott

Bob Scott has been informing and entertaining the mid-market financial software community with his email newsletter for 13 years. He has published this information via the "Bob Scott's Insights" newsletter and website since 2009. He has covered this market for 21 years through print and electronic publications, first as technology editor of Accounting Today and then as editor of accounting technology from 1997 through 2009. Scott has covered the traditional tax and accounting profession during the same time, and has continued to address that market as executive editor of the Progressive Accountant since 2009.

About Progressive Media Group, Inc.

Progressive Media Group (PMG) is a leading online media company that provides business-to-business (B2B) marketers and media planners unparalleled access to a highly qualified and engaged audience through their portfolio of lead generation programs, industry-specific websites, email newsletter, Web seminars, live events, podcasts, content/reviews, custom publishing and direct marketing databases focusing on the nonprofit, healthcare and accounting professions.

About McGladrey Technology Consulting

McGladrey is a national partner with some of the largest software publishers for mid-sized businesses, including Microsoft Dynamics Business Solutions, NetSuite, Deltek, Sage, SAP and iMIS. We have been implementing these systems for more than 30 years, serving more than 2,000 clients across the U.S.

McGladrey understands how people, processes and technology interact to ensure organizational effectiveness. By combining technical expertise and business savvy with a full scope of IT services, we can assess complex situations, and devise and implement effective solutions quickly and cost-effectively. For more information, join the McGladrey Technology Services Facebook fan page and/or follow @McGladreyTech on Twitter.

About McGladrey McGladrey LLP is the leading U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, with more than 6,500 professionals and associates in 75 offices nationwide. McGladrey is a licensed CPA firm, and is a member of RSM International, the sixth largest global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms. McGladrey uses its deep understanding of the needs and aspirations of the middle market to help clients succeed; learn how on our Facebook fan page at McGladrey News, follow us on Twitter @McGladrey, or connect with us on LinkedIn, and/or YouTube.

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