Lexell Blue expands consulting service offerings

The last year has been a ‘growth’ year for us, as we have significantly expanded our footprint to provide a broad range of  functional and technical consulting services for Deltek’s Costpoint solutions.   Extending on our traditional strengths in Data Migration and Project Management, we have added key service offerings such as Project Manufacturing/Materials Management, Labor/Leave/Payroll/HR/T&E, plus an extensive range of installation and other technical services.  You can depend on Lexell Blue for all of your Costpoint implementation needs.

Lexell Blue’s consulting services include:

Functional Consulting

  • Costpoint Implementations
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Project Manufacturing / Materials / Procurement
  • Labor / Leave/ Payroll / HR and T&E
  • Re-Implementation and Redesign
  • Project Management

Technical Consulting

  • Data Migration & Restructures
  • GCS Premier to Costpoint Conversions
  • Installations and Upgrades
  • Outsourced IT Services
  • Extensibility
  • Custom Stored Procedures and Triggers

Products Supported

  • Costpoint and Costpoint MES
  • GCS Premier
  • T&E


Join Lexell Blue at Deltek Insight 2014


November 12 – 14

Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando, Florida


Lexell Blue is once again proud to be a Gold Sponsor at Deltek Insight.  Please stop by our booth, learn about our extensive range of consulting services, and how you can leverage the great new enhancements that Costpoint 7.1 brings, including Globalization and Materials Management features.

We will have a daily prize giveaway, where a lucky winner will choose 1 of 3 cool prizes (valued at over $100 each).  Stop by our booth to register for that day’s drawing.  Drawing will be held daily, 30 minutes prior to the close of the Expo Hall.   Winner must be present to win.  Pre-register below for Wednesday November 12th’s drawing.

Pre-register here for daily giveaway

And join us at our informative breakout sessions:

  • Thu 13th, 2.30pm: GC-62 Hola! Ready to go International with Costpoint? Mais Oui!
  • Thu 13th, 3.45pm: GC-43 Costpoint Multi-Currency Labor and Leave
  • Thu 13th, 5.00pm: GC-51 Expanding your business by going Multi-Company
  • Fri 14th, 11.00am: GC-54 Countdown to Go Live, Secrets to a Stress Free Cutover
  • Fri 14th, 11.00am: GC-45 Get LEAN with Costpoint Project Manufacturing
  • Fri 14th,   1.00pm: GC-321 Implementing Costpoint 7 from GCS Premier: Planning for Success


Meet the Experts

Want to schedule a 30 minute meeting with one of our consulting experts to discuss a current issue you have? Send an email request to SMO-Info@lexellblue.com.  Include the topic for the meeting and a preferred day/time.


Paul Whiteman has joined Lexell Blue!

We are very pleased to announce the addition of Paul Whiteman as partner to the Lexell Blue ownership team, joining founding partners Kelly Nighland, Jami Benson and Susan Pucciano.

Paul’s rich skill set and industry experience helps to expand the depth and breadth of Lexell Blue’s service offerings, by providing premium implementation services, best practice guidance and productivity assessments for Costpoint Project Manufacturing and Procurement solutions.  

“I am excited to be joining such a well respected, experienced and professional team” said new Lexell Blue partner Paul.  “With a combination of manufacturing, financial and technical knowledge and experience, this enables me to design creative and robust end-to-end solutions.  This allows customers to realize maximum return on their Costpoint solution investment, increasing efficiencies by process automation, increasing product delivery and quality performance, and shop floor visibility”. 

Prior to Lexell Blue, Paul worked at Deltek Inc for 10 years, in which he supported several successful Costpoint deployments as a Senior Principal Materials Management Consultant.   In this role, Paul helped drive efficiency improvements in Supply Chain, Order Entry, Configuration Management, Planning, Production Control and Inventory Control processes, for Aerospace & Defense contractors of varied sizes and complexity, including the largest Costpoint implementation to date – SAIC.  In 2011, Paul was promoted to Solution Architect at Deltek Inc.  He served as a strategic advisor on sales pursuits, analyzed customer requirements, made solution recommendations, provided accurate services estimates, and supported initial stages of implementations.  Paul has an in depth understanding of the latest additions to the Project Manufacturing solutions, Costpoint MES and Shop Floor Time.

Prior to coming to the US, Paul worked for one of the largest manufacturing companies in New Zealand, and then for a Deltek customer in the United Kingdom in which he was responsible for deploying and maintaining the Accounting, People and Materials functions of Costpoint.   His education includes a Bachelor of Manufacturing and Industrial Technology from Massey University in New Zealand, a Java II Programming Certificate from Sun Microsystems, and a Government Contracting Certificate from George Mason University.