IPS provides Advantage Software users with a digital invoice and posting process from Day 1. Eliminating the manual tasks required to process invoices will enable advertising agencies and marketing companies to post all invoices they receive directly into Advantage Software’s platform as EDI, without human operator intervention, and in a transparent and highly secure environment. That is why four of the five largest media and advertising agencies in the world process their supplier invoices with IPS. Learn more about the IPS & Advantage partnership.
Check & Custom Printed Products
Sir Speedy has made it easy for you to create and order approved Check forms and other custom printed products! You’ll find this on-line service is easy-to-use, fast and priced just right.
Electronic Payment Systems
CSI – Corporate Spending Innovations
Since 1989, Corporate Spending Innovations (CSI) has provided innovative payment solutions with the highest level of customer service to world leading brands. The company’s highly secure payment products increase compliance, reduce fraud, and simplify reconciliations. CSI has earned multiple awards, including the 2015 CODiE Award for the software industry’s best financial management system. With one payment file upload to CSI Paysystems, customers can automate 100% of their B2B payables and disburse global payments through virtual credit card, private network, ACH, check, or FX with cross-border payments settled in local currency.
Additional payment solutions include CSI Travel, which brings the most important elements of travel payments together on one platform travel service providers, travel managers, and travel management companies full visibility of travelers, secure virtual card payment options, and real-time solutions to common booking challenges. The power of CSI Travel can also be accessed from any smart device through the CSI Go mobile app, which lets you see trip details, get directions, access hotel authorization forms, and book an Uber.
CSI is a certified MasterCard processor and has obtained Visa Ready for Business Solutions approval. Visit http://www.corporatespending.com to learn more.
FastPay is a financial technology platform that reduces friction and unlocks capital for buyers and sellers across the media landscape. Since its inception in 2009, FastPay has accelerated the movement of more than $6B by providing customers with shorter processing times, increased visibility, and high levels of invoice approval. Using FastPay, Advantage customers have the ability to pay invoices via virtual card, ACH, portal, secure fax, and checks.
FastPay is exclusively focused on payment solutions for media, with proprietary data and technology curated from 60,000+ media suppliers and buyers.
FastPay’s leadership team brings decades of credit and payments experience from Green Dot Corporation, Capital One, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, and Skrill. Headquartered in Los Angeles, FastPay has offices in San Francisco, New York, London, and Westborough, MA. For more information, please visit www.gofastpay.com.
Media Buying Software
Centro is a provider of enterprise-class software for digital advertising organizations. It offers Basis, a Software-as-a-Service solution designed to fuel business performance for agencies. As a complement to agencies’ ERP and finance systems, Basis is the only advertising platform that seamlessly unifies digital media planning, buying and optimization across publisher-direct and programmatic ad-buying. It’s integrated demand-side platform (DSP) connects to tools that automate and organize the entire digital media process — from planning to activation to performance to financial reconciliation — via a single interface. Through the technology, agencies gain team productivity and campaign effectiveness while generating holistic intelligence that guides business decisions.
COREBuy, COREDirect (Visual import)
Strata – StrataConnect
Jointly developed by Strata and Advantage this new application replaces the standard text file import with an innovative method for “integrating” media buys with accounting and finance seamlessly.
Advantage clients now have a better way to handle sales and use tax. AvaTax automation by Avalara, the leader in eCommerce sales taxes, integrates seamlessly with Advantage to give you fast, easy, accurate and affordable sales and use tax calculation.