Baker Tilly and Orchestra Software Announce Alliance to Support Craft Breweries

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (September 30, 2014) – Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly and Beaverton, Oregon – based Orchestra Software have joined forces to help craft breweries enhance their business operations. As part of their agreement, Baker Tilly, a leader in providing accounting and consulting services to the fast-growing craft brewery market, and Orchestra Software, a leader in enterprise resource planning solutions for the craft brewery market, will work together to help breweries maximize their investment in Orchestra’s OrchestratedBEER (OBeer) brewery management software solution built on the SAP Business One platform.  The two firms will help brewers by providing greater and timelier access to inventory information, production reporting and other brewery key performance indicators.

Scott Ebert, Baker Tilly’s craft brewery industry leader, noted, “By working together, we are able to help craft breweries track and report on the metrics important to their business.”  Reshad Kazimee, vice president  at Orchestra Software, continued, “Baker Tilly helps craft breweries ‘connect the dots’ between the information contained in OBeer and brewery operations and procedures. We’re excited to be working with Baker Tilly to help craft breweries manage the business aspects of brewing.”

About Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (bakertilly.com)

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 countries, with 30,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.2 billion.

About OrchestratedBEER (orchestratedbeer.com)

OrchestratedBEER is an "all-in-one" business management software solution that helps breweries manage every aspect of a brewery from accounting in the back office, to iPads on the brewery floor. OrchestratedBEER solves the common problems that breweries of all different sizes encounter as a result of using convoluted spreadsheets, limited bookkeeping software, white boards, pen and paper, and other make-shift tools. OrchestratedBEER consolidates information in one centralized location to reduce unnecessary work, eliminate dual-entry, increase transparency, and streamline processes. OrchestratedBEER provides real-time Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), accurate future inventory projections, flexible production planning, and insightful business reporting.

OrchestratedBEER is developed, supported and maintained by Orchestra Software under one roof in Beaverton, Oregon, USA. Our team is passionate about craft beer and committed to solving the complicated dynamics of the craft brewery business by utilizing proven best practices.