As a northern suburb of Detroit, Michigan, the City of Southfield is home to more than 73,000 residents, and considered a thriving cosmopolitan city. Southfield is also considered a major business center with a daytime population of around 175,000 who come to work at the more than 10,000 businesses located in the area, including one hundred Fortune 500 companies.
The City of Southfield manages their $174 million budget with Excel spreadsheets. Looking to improve their budgeting and forecasting process, the City chose Questica Budget’s Operating, Salaries and Performance modules to integrate with their Tyler Incode financial system. With Budget suite, the City can now successfully take charge of their budget assembly, tracking, analysis, and reporting.