Former Senior Finance Executive Joins Rand Group

Dedicated to expanding their service offerings while providing clients a consulting experience that combines expertise in technology solutions with accounting best practice, Rand Group has appointed a new Director of Microsoft Dynamics NAV with an extensive background in finance and risk management processes and systems for energy services.

Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 29, 2013

As part of its ongoing effort to offer broader and deeper skills to its clients, Rand Group announces the appointment of Sharon Hoyd as a Director in its Microsoft Dynamics NAV practice. Utilizing her 20 years of experience as a senior financial executive in the energy, manufacturing and construction industries, combined with her deep background in both ERP system design and implementation, Hoyd will give Rand Group clients access to an exceptional combination of financial management experience, business process knowledge and technical expertise.

“I made the move to Rand Group because of their great reputation in the industry and the commitment of the ownership team and the firm to their clients. I’m looking forward to joining the Rand Group team and being a part of helping their clients improve their businesses,” says Hoyd. “Rand Group’s 10 years of providing solutions built on Microsoft ERP offers me the opportunity to learn and grow professionally, which I’m very excited about. I’m highly focused on using technology to solve operational challenges and create real business value. for our clients.”

Ms. Hoyd brings to her role a track record of successfully completing large scale ERP implementations in complex organizations. Most recently, she led a successful global implementation of Dynamics NAV for a seismic services firm that included developing multi-national, multi-currency business and accounting processes. Prior to this role, Hoyd held several financial executive positions, including Vice President Finance at IDACORP Energy where she was responsible for building the Finance and Risk Management processes and systems, which enabled the company to profitably grow to $4.5 billion of revenue in just three years.

“We are extremely happy to have someone with Sharon’s experience join our Dynamics NAV team. Her experience working directly on the client-side of large ERP implementations puts her in a unique position to provide tremendous value to our firm, and our clients. Additionally, her financial expertise will further solidify Rand Group’s position as an organization that can deliver an unequaled level of expertise and capability to its clients,” says Ron Rand, CEO of Rand Group.

Hoyd’s client-side experience gives her a unique perspective that enables her to add value beyond a simple implementation project through providing clients with financial insight and meaningful process improvement. She holds a BA in Finance, a BS in Psychology and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

About Rand Group, LLC

Rand Group is a professional services firm that serves the oil and gas, manufacturing, distribution, and construction segments within the state of Texas. Rand Group combines the business acumen of CPAs and industry specialists with the technology expertise of software developers and process improvement specialists to drive real business results utilizing technology. Consistently the fastest growing application partner in the US domestic market, Rand Group has built a reputation of making systems work for business.

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