Maner Costerisan
2425 E. Grand River Ave., Ste. 1
Lansing, MI 48921

Maner Costerisan Business Solutions and Technology is a Michigan based Intacct Partner focused on ERP accounting software solutions. Maner Costerisan supports over 200 technology customers, with a focus on organizations in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois.

Our mission is to make sure that all of our clients get the most benefit possible from their software and IT investments. To accomplish that, we have built a team of highly experienced CPAs, former controllers and finance executives and technology specialists. Our consultants are all fully certified on the products we support with an average of over twenty years of industry experience. A dedicated in-house development team, a strong focus on providing seamless system integration, and a commitment to outstanding customer service has helped Maner Costerisan achieve the 2015 VAR Stars and Inside Public Accounting Top 300 Firms awards. In 2014 Maner Costerisan achieved Intacct President’s Club status. In addition, we offer monthly training opportunities and semi-annual User Conferences to provide our clients with on-going opportunities to learn how to get more from their software solutions.

For over 100 years, Maner Costerisan has worked with clients in a variety of industries, with specialized focus on not-for-profit organizations, including associations, foundations, social service agencies and healthcare providers. Maner Costerisan specializes in helping small and mid-sized organizations select, configure and implement industry leading Financial Accounting (ERP) solutions. Vision, speed and accuracy are the keys to organizational success. As a CPA firm, we understand the importance of customer service. We are a professional services firm first and foremost and our focus is on the wellbeing and business success of our clients. Maner Costerisan is the premiere mid-Michigan provider of financial accounting and ERP software solutions.

If you are looking for the best Intacct partner for implementation, data conversion, customization, training or support, contact Maner Costerisan Business Solutions and Technology.


The Five Biggest Benefits of Cloud Financials for Non-Profits

We have been selling and supporting mid-market financial accounting (ERP) software solutions at Maner Costerisan for over twenty years.   During that time, we’ve primarily focused on selling and supporting Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains).   In recent years, however, we have also sold and supported Intacct, the leading cloud-based ERP...

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Crummy Car Lease Experience Hits Home

I was reading a blog by Dan Stark the other day regarding what a crummy car lease experience can teach membership based organizations about membership retention and it really hit home with me.    In the blog, which is on the NimbleAMS website, Dan talked about how poorly the leasing...

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The Benefits of Automatic Expense Allocations

One of the most time consuming tasks of many non-profit accounting departments is making sure that expenses are properly allocated across the various programs and grants.     It doesn’t have to be time consuming, though.   With the proper accounting system, allocating expenses can be a breeze.   Microsoft Dynamics GP, for...

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Generating a Statement of Functional Expenses

According to the AICPA’s Non-Profit Guide, not-for-profits are required to report either in the Statement of Activities or the footnotes information about expenses reported by their functional classification such as major classes of program services and supporting activities.   Program services and supporting activities are defined as follows: a)      Program...

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Automating Your Integrations with SmartConnect

A good accounting software solution is just one piece of the puzzle for most non-profits.    For example, associations may have a Social CRM or a membership system in addition to their accounting system.   Similarly, non-profit healthcare organizations may have one or more medical billing solutions along with their accounting...

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Sharing Your Financial Information Through SharePoint

One of the challenges that many not-for-profits experience is how to provide financial information to program managers so that they can better manage against their budgets.    One way to do this, as I’ve written in the past, is to give your users access to your accounting software so they...

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The Benefits of an Integrated Fixed Assets Solution

Unlike most not-for profit accounting software packages, Microsoft Dynamics GP includes a Fixed Assets Module in the standard license.    Surprisingly, though, many Dynamics GP users do not take advantage of this.    If you are one of those organizations, think again.   The benefits of an integrated Fixed Assets module are...

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Real-Time Financial Reporting with Dynamics GP & Excel

A major challenge that all organizations face, not just non-profits, is how to make sure that people can easily get to the information they need for making timely financial decisions.    For example, it is very difficult for program managers to make purchasing decisions or schedule events and services if...

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Two Great Financial Accounting Software Solutions for Not-For-Profits

If you are a non-profit and you are in the market for a new financial accounting software solution, there are two applications that absolutely have to be on your short list:  Microsoft Dynamics GP and Intacct.   The reasons for this are many: They are both highly proven, industry leading...

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Software Evaluation, Selection & Implementation – Part V of V

In the first four parts of this series, we talked about some key factors to consider when selecting financial accounting software, such as looking at where the accounting application sits relative to the technology life cycle, how to decide on what selection criteria are the most important, and what...

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ERP professionals providing insight and advice for not for profit organizations.