Do you ever feel like you’re living in a box at work? Is this box holding you back or limiting your...
Vanessa Cisz
Vanessa Cisz
Content Development Manager, Coupa

Vanessa Cisz is a B2B storytelling professional with more than 15 years of experience in helping organizations convey the real value of their technology solutions. She holds degrees in creative writing as well as English and German literature.

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Empowering a Community of Women to Own Their Voice
Many corporations have women’s organizations. However, at Coupa, our Empower community takes it to the next level. Beyond the support and...
Sheryl Chamberlain
Sheryl Chamberlain
Director of Alliance, Coupa

Sheryl joined Coupa in January of 2020 as Director of Alliance. As a global technology executive, she has driven businesses to success, cultivated forward strategies, and aligned business goals. She's a leader who is able to revolutionize practices and change the paradigms of business. A key business asset in numerous major technology moves, strategies, and programs, she has built a reputation as an instrumental business partner and asset.

Beyond her executive influences and impactful strategies, Sheryl is an advocate for social impact and change. She has lent her insight and voice to numerous board seats and memberships with Aleria Research Council, Forbes Nonprofit Council, New York Academy of Science, How Women Lead, IMPCT Coffee, National Diversity Council, and The Dallas Entrepreneur Center. Additionally, Sheryl has earned numerous industry awards and recognition including Tribute to Women, (TWIN), Women in Technology from Dallas Business Journal, and Global Innovation Partner of the Year from EMC.

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Creating a Community of Women Program
A few weeks ago, Coupa hosted the largest gathering in its history. Over 2,100 members of the Business Spend Management (BSM)...
Kim Bonnar White
Kim Bonnar White
Senior Director of Global Events, Coupa Software

Kim Bonnar White cut her teeth working for industry titans like PeopleSoft, salesforce.com, Workday, and VMware, to name a few. After three years of writing technical training guides, she developed a passion for marketing through education, moved to strategic global events and has never looked back. Her personal mission is to genuinely inspire every community member who attends a Coupa conference.

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Coupa Inspire 2019
It’s hard to believe that Coupa Inspire’19 North America, held June 24-27th, is next week! The event has grown so much...
Sally Stephens
Sally Stephens
VP, Alliance Programs, Coupa Software

With more than 25 years of global channel experience, Sally Stephens leads the strategy and implementation of Coupa’s overall partner programs, including the program development, the go-to market strategy, and channel operations.

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Coupa Inspire 19
Last week, we hosted our biggest EMEA Inspire yet! Thank you to everyone who attended for an inspiring, educational, and enjoyable...
Coupa
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Image of a speaker on stage at Coupa EMEA Inspire 2018
Leading British business and finance journalist Robert Peston is never short on opinions. Last year, he published WTF?, a book that...
Coupa
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Picture of a Globe
Managing your business spend is challenging, grueling work. It’s work that’s absolutely vital to the health of your company, and yet...
Suhas Sreedhar
Suhas Sreedhar
Senior Content Marketing Manager, Coupa Software

Suhas Sreedhar is a writer, journalist, and content marketer who loves telling stories about complex ideas to make them digestible. He also really enjoy storytelling through different media like articles, infographics, podcasts, videos, and interactive apps.

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Post conference dinner and drinks.
What’s on CFOs’ minds? Plenty, according to “The Strategic CFO in a Rapidly Changing World,” a study by The Economist Intelligence...
Coupa
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Pie chart explaining expenses, tax income and profit.
IT and procurement have a long-standing relationship, since IT is one of the biggest categories that procurement is managing in most...
Coupa
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3 CIOs speaking about business spend management.
Last week, we completed our biggest and best Coupa Inspire yet, convening more than 1,800 at the Fairmont Hotel in San...
Coupa
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Business spend management and beyond: Coupa Inspire 2018
Today, we kick off Inspire ’18, a gathering of more than 2,000 finance and procurement leaders from around the world to...
Rob Bernshteyn
Rob Bernshteyn
CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

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Business professional looking out window.
Pause if you will for just a moment and think about the spend management environment a dozen years ago. The iPhone...
Rob Bernshteyn
Rob Bernshteyn
CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

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Is Finance ready to reap the benefits of BSM?
“Always design something new that does not come from anyone else’s design.” “Motivation is more important than knowledge.” “Don’t let success...
Coupa
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Wozniak and Bernshteyn having conversation on stage.
A successful procure-to-pay transformation takes selling—and more selling. That was one of the key takeaways from the C-level panel led by...
Kendra Von Esh
Kendra Von Esh
Executive Strategic Advisor, Coupa

Kendra Von Esh, a former CIO at Veolia, has been a trusted advisor and CIO for the past decade developing value added strategies and solutions transforming businesses with technology. Von Esh joined Coupa last year to leverage her executive experience and active involvement in CIO communities and industry boards to create inspiring dialogue and change strategies cross-functionally.

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Execs say selling is key to successful procure-to-pay transformation
The stars came out on Day 2 of Coupa Inspire, with the long awaited, much anticipated appearance of Sir Richard Branson...
Coupa
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Richard Branson, Rob Bernshteyn on stage at Coupe Inspire.