St. Louis-based System Integrator Becomes CIIS Solutions Partner

ST. LOUIS (Feb. 9, 2016) – Business Escalation, Inc., a leading provider of financial management and business automation solutions, announced today that it has become a Solutions Partner for Canon Information and Imaging Solutions, Inc. (CIIS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc. Business Escalation will collaborate in expanding CIIS’s advanced Enterprise Imaging Platform (EIP), which is the core technology to develop business process automation solutions, particularly in the financial and accounting functions.

EIP is an innovative middleware platform that enables users to automate document and image-related business processes, such as procure-to-pay and accounts payable automation, and integrate them with enterprise applications. EIP streamlines both electronic and paper-based document procedures into one system where users have easy access to the latest information – and organizations have the ability to share data across multiple applications, instantly.

“CIIS is pleased to collaborate with Business Escalation and leverage the company’s experience in the financial management solutions as well as its ability to customize existing applications and develop new solutions for the client’s specific business needs,” said Tetsuhiro Minamide, President of Canon Information and Imaging Solutions. “Combining Business Escalation’s expertise in vertical markets with Canon’s imaging technologies and deep knowledge of document processes will bring our clients significant value in terms of efficiency gains and business intelligence.”

“Business Escalation is a leader in financial software solutions and implementation,” said Business Escalation’s founder and CEO, Mayda Barsumyan. “Our company is built on providing our clients with services that will modernize their documentation processes and ultimately save them money. Partnering with CIIS allows us to provide a system that will ease documentation and enhance company communications regarding those documents.”

Clients seeking to automate their document-based business processes can engage Business Escalation’s experts, to analyze the current system in the client’s organization, and implement the solution that takes full advantage of the automation benefits. Business Escalation can also design customized solutions based on the EIP, to integrate with existing enterprise applications such as ERP, CRM or e-mail systems.

About Business Escalation, Inc.

Business Escalation provides financial management solutions for small to Fortune 500 companies. With over two decades of experience, Business Escalation’s specialists identify cash and treasury opportunities through analyzing and streamlining client operations and communications. As an Oracle Platinum Partner, Business Escalation is able to deliver the most comprehensive business solutions, tailored to meet the client’s needs. Business Escalation is headquartered in St. Louis, Mo. For more information, visit www.businessescalation.com.

About Canon Information and Imaging Solutions, Inc.

Canon Information and Imaging Solutions, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., was formed to harness the power of Canon’s in-depth knowledge of information flow and world-class imaging technology. Utilizing Canon’s vast collection of imaging technology and development tools along with select third-party enterprise applications, Canon Information and Imaging Solutions delivers compelling market-driven solutions in the area of business process automation, procure-to-pay & order-to-cash automation, records management, and print management. Additional information about the company, its programs and mission can be found at www.ciis.canon.com.