PROVO – June 27, 2013 – XANT, the leading sales acceleration and predictive analytics platform for inside sales professionals, today announced that their own James C. Dotter has received CFO of the Year for 2013. The award is made annually to the top 5 CFOs in Utah.
The 2013 CFOs of the Year are featured in the June Issue of Utah Business Magazine and were honored on June 20, 2013 at the Little America Hotel. Other winners came from Western Governors University, American First Credit Union, Ken Garff Automotive Group and Cushman & Wakefield.
“We are so proud of James for the incredible contribution he has made to XANT,” said Dave Elkington, CEO. “We recognize him for his great work and are very glad that his achievements have been recognized by his peers in the world of accounting, analysis and sound financial practices. He is a pivotal player in our organization and we expect he will attain to many more honors and recognition for his success.”
After the loan crisis of the late 1980s, Dotter was determined at a young age to always maintain control of finances for the rest of his life. With a knack for math and business, Dotter earned a bachelor’s degree in corporate finance from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management and has successfully created many jobs in Utah.
“It’s an honor to be named one of Utah’s CFOs of the Year,” said Dotter. “Nothing is more rewarding than adding jobs and credibility to Utah Business. Utah is quickly becoming one of the key business hubs in the high-tech sector. It’s exciting to be a part of the expansion of the Utah economy.”
Sponsors of the event included the Utah Association of CPA’s, Stoel Rives, CBIZ and Mayer, Hoffman, McCann P.C.
Companies whose CFOs have been nominated or named include Intermountain Healthcare, Zions Bank, Myriad Genetics, InContact, ZAGG, USANA, ADP – AdvancedMD, Nu Skin, AtTask, YESCO, CR England, MountainStar Healthcare and Kennecott Utah Copper.
Evaluation was made based in financial results, background, continual success, risk management, market changes and specific skills and attributes of individual CFO candidates. Chief Financial Officers or similar senior financial managers in Utah organizations are honored who most successfully fulfill the increasingly essential and strategic roles of financial stewards for their organizations.
Read the full article in Utah Business Magazine featuring Dotter here, or watch the video announcement below:
About XANT, Inc.
XANT is the worldwide leader in cloud-based, sales automation and predictive analytics for inside sales professionals. XANT was the first company to combine power dialer technology into a customer relationship management tool like salesforce.com. Their PowerDialer for Salesforce 5.0 has been one of the most popular applications on the salesforce.com AppExchange for over five years. The company was recently recognized #9 by Inc. Magazine for employee growth in Utah and #347 of the 500 Fastest Growing Companies on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500. The company was also named Service Provider of the Year for the 2nd straight year by the American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP). XANT enterprise customers include ADP, Dell, Gannett Local, Inc., Marketo, ON24, Re/Max Cornerstone, Seagate, Groupon and more. To try the technology, visit www.www.insidesales.com.