Ultimate Software to Present at American Payroll Association’s 30th Annual Congress

Date: May 4, 2012 11:00 AM EDT

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WESTON, Fla.--Ultimate Software has announced that it will make two presentations at the American Payroll Association’s 30th Annual Congress which outline how payroll leaders and their teams can elevate payroll operations as well as impact the overall business.

Ultimate Software’s Chief Information Officer Bill Hicks will identify some of today’s most relevant technology innovations, discuss how payroll and HR can be optimized with these new technologies, and provide recommendations on how payroll leaders can successfully harness these tools for rapid results. He is scheduled to present on Monday, May 7, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET.

Tracie Sawade, CPP, HCA, systems consultant at Ultimate, will review the top 10 most common payroll errors that many companies encounter; identify best practices for auditing, testing, reporting, and other checks and balances; and discuss the right tools and technology to ensure that an organization’s payroll is accurate and precise the first time. Her session is scheduled for Tuesday, May 8, from 2:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. ET.

American Payroll Association 30th Annual Congress May 6 to 10, 2012, Orlando, Florida To register for the conference, go to:

Bill Hicks is chief information officer at Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading cloud provider of people management solutions. Serving as CIO at Ultimate since February 2004, Hicks oversees a wide range of business areas at Ultimate, including corporate technology, learning services, payment services, and shared services. His recent speaking experiences include IHRIM HRM Strategies 2009 and the APA Congress in 2008, 2009, and 2011. Tracie Sawade is a systems consultant for Ultimate Software. She has been with Ultimate since 2007 and has 24 years of experience in the payroll industry. Ms. Sawade earned her CPP designation in 1996, and has served in several roles in both the Denver Chapter Payroll Association, and American Payroll Association, including the Hotline Committee, Board of Contribution Writers, and National Speaker’s Bureau.

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