‘The impact of implementing Star Practice Management has been significant, with unbilled WIP now at the lowest level I have ever seen.’Kevin Salter, IT Partner, Glover Stanbury – Devon
‘We may have seven offices, but we are very much one firm. A single CRM system across all offices is essential to that culture.’Philip Bald, Director, A9 Partnership - Scotland
‘Compared to other vendors, Star’s people knew the most about the accounting profession. We felt very comfortable with Star’s knowledge and depth of experience.’Joan Payne, CFO, Rehmann - USA
‘The fact that Star ticked so many boxes for Practice Management and could also provide an overall accounting solution in the shape of Microsoft Dynamics Nav (formerly Navision) means we only have to work with one supplier for a complete solution.’Paul Watterson, Operations Director, Abacus - Isle of Man
‘Many of the support department come from an accountancy background and that can really help when you are discussing complex accounting points – it also meant the initial consultancy and training was first rate.’Richard Searle, Director, BDO LLP – Guernsey
‘The Star system will help all of our principals, managers and staff to do their day to day jobs better. We are thrilled with Star’s attention and service.’Blain Heckaman, Principal, Kaufman, Rossin & Co - Florida and Cayman Islands
‘As the firm has grown and our needs have changed, Star has helped us to develop and enhance the system to keep pace with our requirements. I have also found Star’s consulting services and support to be excellent when needed.’Jonathan Patenaude, Manager MIS, Finance & Admin, Grant Thornton - Canada
‘The ease of use, responsiveness of the system and flexibility of reporting have all come up to expectations, as did the standard of Star’s implementation support.’Stephen Slater, Partner, RMT - Tyne & Wear
‘We anticipate a more efficient and effective process for client engagement budgeting and staff scheduling, greater productivity, and improved management tools.’Blain Heckaman, Principal, Kaufman, Rossin & Co - Florida and Cayman Islands
‘Bringing Star Practice Management onboard brought a step-change improvement in how we ran the business and accrued revenue. I have every confidence that if we were to double in size tomorrow, Star Practice Management software would be able to support us.’Allen Smith, CIO, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause - USA
Accounting firms and a variety of other professional services organisations of all sizes use Star’s software to help run their businesses. These include regional and national offices of the Big 4 global practices, members of the main international associations and leading trust and fiduciary services firms.
With 15% of the Top 100 CPA practices rising to 20% of the Top 50 firms also as clients, Star has built an established presence in the US market since 2003 where its international experience and development strategy is primarily focused on meeting the requirements of the Big 4 and Top 100+ firms.
Star Practice Management uses Microsoft SQL Server and .NET technology to deliver a modern and highly scalable system that can be configured to suit firms across any number of locations, and provides for powerful remote / mobile access.
Star’s solution uses a flexible modular approach, allowing our clients to focus upon those modules that are most important to them. The core system offers a powerful state-of-the-art time & billing solution with a flexible structure that allows it to accommodate your needs and grow as they change.
In addition, the inclusion of User Definable Forms, usually found only in high-end ERP solutions, gives firms great flexibility and control over data capture and presentation, providing strict security while underpinning compliance in the key areas of client, job, staff and contact data.
Star Practice Management can integrate with specialist Document Management Systems and may also be closely linked with leading Microsoft solutions such as Microsoft Dynamics NAV, CRM and SharePoint.
As an international supplier, Star’s success comes from its considerable experience and understanding of what firms want, applying that knowledge and providing a personalised service for medium to large professional services firms worldwide.