Avalara lost $17.8 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 39 percent more than the $15.4 million in red ink prior year. Revenue for the most recently ended quarter was $63.7 million, rising 25 percent from $50.9 million a year ago.
Connie Certusi, who led the Sage 50/Peachtree business for decades, has become president of FieldEdge. The software company, based in Atlanta, Ga., markets field service software and bills its products as “by contractors for contractors”.
Sage has named Ron McMurtie as chief marketing officer, after he served as an interim CMO since November. Before that, he was EVP of customer marketing for the software company from November 2016 through September 2017.
Net income for SilverSun Technologies, parent to SWK Technologies, dropped to $17,218 for the second quarter ended June 30, down sharply from $120,493 a year earlier. Revenue for the most recently period was $9.7 million and increase of 13.8 percent from $8.5 million in last year’s corresponding period.
Rootstock software has opened a new headquarters in San Ramon, Calif. The company, which makes software based on the Salesforce platform, said it has had employee growth of 111 percent since the beginning of the year.