Fast Food, Faster Budgets

TUESDAY | APRIL 30, 2019 at 2pM et


When Tacala, the largest Taco Bell franchise owner in North America, began looking for new FP&A software, they quickly realized that the user experience had to be top priority. With nearly 300 retail locations and a full finance team involved in the budget cycle, ease of use was paramount in the company’s transition away from standalone spreadsheets.

Sign up to see how Tacala’s focus on UX paid off, cutting the company’s budget cycle by 67% and leading to rapid, widespread adoption - with no process disruption. Discover how companies like Tacala are demanding better usability from their FP&A software, and seeing better business performance as a result.


Tuesday | April 30, 2019 at 2PM EST

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  • Tips and tricks for optimizing the user experience of your FP&A
  • Best practices for streamlining budget tasks to benefit all stakeholders
  • How FP&A user adoption affects process efficiency, employee satisfaction, even company-wide performance

Meet the Presenters

Carrie Self is the Manager of FP&A at Tacala, the largest Taco Bell franchise owned in North America. With Vena, Carrie was able to centralize Tacala's budgeting process which had inputs from 277 different retail locations. Thanks to her initiative, Tacala has now cut their budgeting cycle from 4-6 weeks to 14 calendar days. Throughout her career, Carrie has held several different roles in financial reporting, accounting, and auditing.

Carrie Self
FP&A Manager, Tacala Companies

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Andrew began his career as an implementations consultant in the CPM space, quickly understanding various business processes across a wide range of industries. After leading multiple successful engagements, he transitioned into a solutions engineering role helping customers understand the art of utilizing new technology.

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Andrew Von Eschen
Solutions Engineer, Vena Solutions

Rethinking Ease of Use for FP&A Software

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