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Canadian 4castplus selects Workbooks Cloud CRM as a flexible and cost effective solution

Type: #PR

Reading, England, 03 September 2012

4castplus, a software company located in Canada, is a leading provider of project cost management software solutions. The company is the first to deliver full end-to-end cost controls capability in a completely web and cloud-based platform.  4castplus is an innovative technology company that understands software should be easy to use, easy to access and affordable.

Kim Tremblay, Chief Financial Officer at 4castplus commented, “As a cloud-based solution ourselves, Workbooks compliments our cloud-centric approach to business. We were seeking a CRM solution that was intuitive to ensure easy user adoption, flexible and powerful to enable it to flex with the growth of 4castplus.  The market pricing made it a very attractive solution for us, and being web-based, it fits in well with our company ethos.”

4castplus was supported with their Workbooks selection by Workbooks USA reseller Blended Systems, who has a range of customers considering Workbooks as an alternative to other larger more costly brand name offerings.

Ian Moyse, Sales Director at commented “We continue to be pleased by the number of cloud aware companies with experience of other CRM solutions, who after comparison are realising the benefits our solution can bring both in cost savings, functionality and customisation to meet specific business needs. The 4castplus business model aligns well as Workbooks also believes that CRM ‘should be easy to use, easy to access and affordable’.

About 4Cast Plus

4castplus is the first web and cloud-based solution to offer total real-time Project Cost Management in a single powerful software tool. Construction, Energy, Utilities and EPC companies that run complex projects need dedicated solutions to keep their projects under control, on budget and on schedule; and 4castplus is packed with easy-to-use features to guarantee they can do that. Features that include: Estimating, Time-Phased Budgeting, Change Management, Procurement, Real-time Project Tracking & Reporting for LEM, Purchase Order Management, Cash-Flow Reporting, Customer Invoicing, Document Control and Forecasting for Earned Value Management.

Companies save money and time by reducing the clutter of spreadsheets and streamlining their management of projects. They reduce or eliminate cost overruns, delays and vastly improve their bottom line. They enhance their competitive edge by always having up-to-the-minute results and superior quality of service. With its affordable monthly licence plans, easy-to-use web interface, and quick configuration features, companies enjoy a low total cost of ownership that delivers up to 30 times ROI. 4castplus provides the solutions to simplify and organize the many complexities of medium & large construction projects.

About Workbooks

Founded in 2007 in the UK by a successful team of entrepreneurs, has rapidly become one of the fastest growing providers of web-based CRM and Business Applications. 

Our suite of Business Applications are specifically designed for small and mid-size organisations and are delivered via Software-as-a-Service, therefore removing the traditional requirements of having hardware to maintain and software to install and support.

Our joined-up approach to business means Workbooks CRM and Workbooks Business can help to streamline your whole business, increasing productivity and performance through efficiency gains. Not only can our suite of applications help you to increase sales and track key business information but they’ll help improve your quality of service and help to reduce your operational costs.

Our customer base spans many industry sectors including Finance, Professional Services, Insurance, Not-for-profit organisations, IT, Telecommunications, Construction, Transport & Logistics and Manufacturing. We pride ourselves on providing outstanding levels of customer commitment and customer service to all our customers. As a UK based company, with our engineering team working alongside our support team, we are on hand to respond quickly and efficiently to any questions that may arise.


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