Shawn Windle is the Founder and Managing Principal of ERP Advisors Group based in Denver, Colorado. ERP Advisors Group (EAG) is one of the country’s top independent boutique enterprise software advisory firms. At EAG, Shawn manages a team of consultants that advise mid to large size organizations on selecting and implementing business applications from Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Human Capital Management (HCM) and other enterprise applications. He has worked in the enterprise software industry for over 20 years. Shawn started his career at Accenture and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting and moved into the software industry with Oracle as a Technology Product Manager. Prior to ERP Advisors, he helped establish a successful technology practice with a top 50 accounting firm.
Cloud ERP momentum and industry-specific functionality will likely be the most prominent trends in 2021, Windle said. “Almost all our clients are looking at best-of-breed, SaaS-based solutions to augment their ERP,” he said. “Whether it’s field services for a construction business or grant management and fundraising software for nonprofits, these best-of-breed applications are also a point of entry.”4 February 2021