Hitachi Solutions America Serves as Sponsor and Presenter for the Dynamics CRMUG Summit 2014 and the AXUG Summit 2014

Leading national Microsoft CRM and AX consulting firm Hitachi Solutions America is elated to be a Premier Sponsor of the 2014 Dynamics Communities CRM User Group Summit (CRMUG) for the fifth year in a row and a sponsor for the Communities AX User Group Summit (AXUG) for the eighth year in a row. With the common goal of helping users get the most out of Microsoft Dynamics, both summits take place concurrently between October 14 and 17, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Along with sponsorship activities, Hitachi Solutions America is leading speaking sessions during CRMUG and AXUG. 

"As with every year, Hitachi Solutions America enjoys taking on a leadership role in the Dynamics CRMUG Summit and the AXUG Summit," said Mike Gillis, president and chief operating officer, Hitachi Solutions America. "It's a fantastic place to network with peers and exchange ideas. We are pleased that so many of our team members are speaking during the summits and we look forward to having our customers actively engage with the CRM and AX User Group community."

As the ultimate learning and networking events for the Microsoft Dynamics community, the CRMUG Summit and the AXUG Summit focus on interactive sessions that offer valuable content Dynamics CRM and AX users regardless of experience level, the benefit of real-world expertise, and actionable tactics.

During CRMUG and AXUG, Hitachi Solutions America is providing a number of sessions that are sure to get the wheels turning for users of any level. Hitachi Solutions America is proud to offer the following sessions:

The most popular session in recent years, 50 Tips in 50 Minutes, will be presented by Hitachi Solutions America's own Brad Koontz, Director of Product Marketing.  In addition, Mr. Koontz will also be presenting Achieving CRM Success in the Financial Services Industry with customer Dan Madden of SEI Investments and The Role of Managers and Executive Leaders in User Adoption.

Scott Sewell, CRM Technical Specialists recognized as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), will be presenting four sessions: Writing CRM Reports Using SSRS for Online and On-Premise, The CRM Superhero's Secret Utility Belt, Practical CRM Data Migration using SQL Server SSIS, and Quality Control: 25 Best Practices to Audit in Every CRM Deployment.

Joel Lindstrom, a fellow CRM Technical Specialists and MVP, will present Form Configuration in Dynamics CRM 2013.

Hitachi Solutions America Dynamics CRM and Marketing Manager DoriAnn Basaraba will be presenting a session entitled Listening as a Marketer: It's a Breeze.

Art Johnston, a founding member of AXUG and senior project manager at Hitachi Solutions, will be presenting during the Microsoft Welcome and Opening Keynote as well as the Project Managers Special Interest Group Roundtable and the CIO Roundtable. 

Finally, Hitachi Solutions Canada's business intelligence guru and business analytics vice president Richard Hines will be presenting Straight Talk-Business Intelligence and Dynamics AX 2102-Clearing the Fog during the AXUG.

During CRMUG and AXUG, come find Hitachi Solutions America at booth 1029! Hitachi Solutions would love to talk to you about the great new offerings from Microsoft and how they can enhance your Dynamics implementation even more than you thought possible.

With global capabilities and regional offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, Japan, China, and South East Asia, Hitachi Solutions helps its customers successfully compete with the largest global enterprises using powerful, user-friendly, affordable industry solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM. To learn more, visit

About Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd.
Hitachi Solutions America is a recognized leader in providing Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM based global industry solutions that improve business practices and provide measurable business results. Additionally, Hitachi Solutions America delivers innovative solutions around Business Analytics and Portals and Collaboration. Recognized as the Microsoft 2014 CRM Global Partner of the Year and the 2014 Dynamics Global Outstanding Reseller of the Year, Hitachi Solutions America's proven track record includes thousands of solutions that America provides industry focus, enterprise software industry domain expertise, and proven tier-one people, processes, and tools. With global capabilities and regional offices in United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, Japan, China, and South East Asia, Hitachi Solutions partners with industry leading clients to understand their unique formula for success. For more information, call 949.242.1300 or visit:

About Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.
Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a core member of Information & Telecommunication Systems Company of Hitachi Group and a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to companies across many industries. The company provides value-driven services throughout the IT life cycle from systems planning to systems integration, operation and maintenance. Hitachi Solutions delivers products and services of superior value to customers worldwide through key subsidiaries in the United States, Europe, China and India. The flagship company in the Hitachi Group's information and communication system solutions business, Hitachi Solutions also offers solutions for social innovation such as smart cities. For more information on Hitachi Solutions, please visit:

About Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 326,000 employees worldwide. The company's consolidated revenues for fiscal 2013 (ended March 31, 2014) totaled 9,616 billion yen ($93.3 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, power systems, construction machinery, high functional material & components, automotive systems and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at

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