Everest Software Inc., provider of business management software for small and medium sized businesses (SMBs), announced that its Everest® Advanced product will now be available as an on-demand solution accessible via any broadband Internet connection.

Everest On-Demand provides SMBs with a set of business management capabilities such as accounting, inventory management, customer relationship management (CRM), e-commerce and shipping/receiving, combined with the benefits of an on-demand model, which include:
  • Low initial investment.
  • Pay-as-you-go pricing.
  • Minimal IT hardware and knowledge requirements.
  • Remote access.
  • Short time to productivity and rapid return on investment.
  • Simplified management.

In other news, the company hired William B. Gerraughty Jr. as senior vice president and chief financial officer. He will be responsible for overseeing all financial and treasury functions for the company, as well as driving business development and M&A activities. Anthony Mandaro was appointed vice president of professional services, while Christopher Ryan was named vice president of marketing. Everest also named Scott Kolbenz director of channel sales. His responsibilities include developing and implementing strategies that enable Everest's channel partners to build a substantial revenue stream selling Everest® Advanced licenses and providing related services.