Frank Costa joins the Lexell Blue Platinum Team

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Frank Costa, MBA, joined the Lexell Blue team in 2019, is a Principal Consultant where he helps clients with Costpoint System Implementations, Training, and System Modifications (Stored Procedures, Extensibility).  He has been called a “triple threat” because of his extensive knowledge of Accounting, Systems, and Compliance (GAAP, CAS, FAR, Sarbanes Oxley) for both Domestic & International organizations in Commercial, Government, and Non-Profit Organizations.  He has worked in the capacity of Controller/CFO level where he was both a functional and administrative system user.  He has also worked in the capacity of Global Director of Financial/Business Systems, where he was responsible for the implementation and maintenance of company systems.  He has also helped organizations with coaching, growth strategies, employee morale, and training. He has worked with Deltek Products for over 15 years.

His system experience includes the Deltek Suite of Products (including Costpoint, TESS, GCS, CER/COGNOS, Analytics, COBRA, GovWin, Budgeting & Planning, and Vision) and the Oracle Suite of Products (Oracle, JD Edwards, NetSuite, and PeopleSoft) as well as SAP, Dynamics, Quickbooks and Solomon.

His technical skills include being a DBA, designing and/or creating Stored Procedures for both Costpoint and T&E, Extensibility, Data Warehousing, Report Writing (COGNOS), and System Design, Implementations, and Upgrades.

He has been a Trainer for Deltek University working with various clients and training in A&F, HCM, and Materials Management.  He has also presented at various Deltek Insight Conference Sessions including COGNOS/CER, Migrating and Automating Contractors into CP and GCS for both Time and Payment, and How to Set Up and Use Extensibility in Costpoint.

Frank has also worked in various industries including Government (Raleigh, NC & Montgomery County, MD), Government Contracting (RTI, & SRA/Constella), Manufacturing (NEC & Bespak) , Construction/ Engineering (Lurgi), Pharma/BioTech (GSK & Novella/FHI) , Academia (Duke/UNC),  and Entertainment: Television, Motion Picture, and Music (FOX & Island/Def Jam).

Frank received his MBA at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill in September 2000.

Please Contact Us to request Frank’s consulting services

Lexell Blue is offering free Costpoint Materials and Cognos consulting

Costpoint Materials users:

  • Do you have any lingering Costpoint Materials issues that you could use some help with?
  • Looking for strategic guidance or advice on deploying some new modules or functionality?
  • Want to hear about the new Costpoint 7.1.1 Materials enhancements?

Cognos users:

  • Looking to visualize your data to bring greater, faster and more efficient insight into your business?
  • Tired of maintaining large spreadsheets?  Looking to automate reports and emails for project managers, executives, and sales teams?
  • Struggling with Cognos Security?
  • Wondering how to get the most out of the canned CER framework models and reports?
  • Interested in how Event Manager can help you monitor your business?

Register here,  a free 60 minute consultation session with one of our experienced Costpoint Materials / Manufacturing or BI/Cognos consultants.  Please include a description of the topic you want to cover and we will be in contact to schedule the session.  See below for offer terms.

Offer terms:

  • Consulting only provided for modules within the Costpoint Materials domain or Cognos
  • Offer valid until June 30th, 2017
  • Only one free 60 minute consultation per company

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Want a complimentary Costpoint Enterprise Reporting (Cognos) consultation?

  • Looking to visualize your data to bring greater, faster and more efficient insight into your business?
  • Tired of maintaining large spreadsheets?  Looking to automate reports and emails for project managers, executives, and sales teams?
  • Struggling with Cognos Security?
  • Wondering how to get the most out of the canned CER framework models and reports?
  • Interested in how Event Manager can help you monitor your business?

 

Register here for your free 30 minute consultation session with one of our experienced Costpoint Enterprise Reporting / Cognos consultants.  Please include a description of the topic you want to cover and we will be in contact to schedule the session.  See below for offer terms.

Offer terms:

  • Offer open to any current Deltek Costpoint customer
  • Consulting only provided for Cognos / Costpoint Enterprise Reporting (CER)
  • Offer valid until March 31st, 2016
  • Only one free 30 minute consultation per company