Ohio Tool Works Selects Made2Manage ERP Solution

Leading Manufacturer of Honing Machines & Tools Chooses Award-Winning Solution to Streamline ERP System

Indianapolis, IN (November 04, 2009) –

Consona Corporation, a worldwide leader in providing customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software and services for companies of all sizes, today announced that Ohio Tool Works Corporation has selected the Made2Manage ERP solution to streamline its ERP efforts. Designed specifically for manufacturers with engineer-to-order, configure-to-order, assemble-to-order, make-to-order and mixed-mode discrete manufacturing operations, Made2Mange ERP will be used across Ohio Tool Works business to eliminate multiple ERP systems.

Ohio Tool Works was established in 2004 and serves a variety of industries with a complete line of high-quality vertical and horizontal honing machines and custom honing tools. With multiple systems in place to track inventory, accounting and costs, Ohio Tool Works searched for an alternative that would streamline its ERP efforts and unify its systems. After evaluating a number of systems, the company selected the Made2Manage ERP solution. With plans to implement across the entire business, the Made2Manage ERP solution should help to reduce time input to retain and manage the data with one system, while providing more accurate real-time costs.

“The professionals at Made2Manage understand our industry and were able to accurately demonstrate how the system can serve our company,” said Angie Smith, project manager for Ohio Tool Works. “We soon determined that the Made2Manage ERP solution itself could stand up to our rigorous business processes, and could provide the functionality and ease of use we are looking for.”

“Today’s manufacturers require a flexible, reliable system to manage a variety of ERP functions,” said Scott Malia, general manager, Consona. “The Made2Manage ERP solution fits the bill for any such company, with the results being maximized business process efficiency and streamlined operations.”

For more information about the Made2Manage ERP solution, please visit www.made2manage.com.

About Ohio Tool Works Corporation:
Ohio Tool Works is a Leading Edge Award winning company acknowledged throughout the honing industry for the high quality of its custom manufactured honing machines and tools and its unparalleled commitment to customer success. The company was recently recognized as Vendor of the Year by Honing Incorporated of Houston, Texas, a division of Texas Iron Works.

Ohio Tool Works is commended for intelligent operations, high-end consultative and training services, expert engineering and applications knowledge, and the quality, flexibility, durability and reliability of its custom manufactured honing machines and tools. Above all else, Ohio Tool Works continues to be recognized for its commitment to customer service, providing live support 24/7, and ensuring customer success from the initial consultation right through post-production.

Ohio Tool Works wants to be your preferred vendor and offers you a level of high quality and commitment to your success unique in this industry. For more information please visit http://www.ohiotoolworks.com

About Consona Corporation:
Consona Corporation (Consona) is a worldwide leader in providing customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software and services for companies of all sizes. Consona is dedicated to becoming a valued business partner by helping each and every customer continuously improve business processes over time. Toward this mission, Consona invests in the people, processes, technology and tools needed to provide its customers with a unique combination of customer care; product fit; a broad range of consulting, IT and business services; and industry expertise. Consona serves more than 4,500 customers worldwide and across a variety of industries. Battery Ventures VI LP and Thoma Bravo LLC jointly own Consona. For further information, visit www.consona.com, e-mail info (AT) consona.com, or call (888) 8 CONSONA.

Mitch Briggs
Consona Corporation
Mobile: +1 (317) 829-4210
Direct:+1 (317) 249-1620
pr (at) consona.com

Source: Consona