For Immediate Release

Ron Ketterling
Business Automation Specialists of Minnesota, Inc.
(763) 571-8580

Minneapolis, Minnesota – November 9, 2011 – Business Automation Specialists of Minnesota, Inc. (BASM), a leading professional services firm and authorized Silver Certified reseller of Microsoft Dynamics NAV, announced that company President, Ron Ketterling, has been invited to participate on the exclusive Microsoft Partner Advisory Council (PAC).

The Microsoft Dynamics PAC program is comprised of an invitation-only partner membership and meets on a regular basis to gather and disseminate top partner input on Microsoft product direction and opportunities, developing business models, competitive environments, go-to-market strategies and Microsoft programs.

“We are honored to have been selected as a member of the PAC,” said Ron Ketterling, BASM President. “Our
participation in the PAC demonstrates and validates our strong commitment and delivery of Microsoft’s programs and solutions. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate and share our industry expertise and experience through this venue.”

The Microsoft Dynamics Partner Advisory Council (PAC) was formed to promote a collaborative effort between Microsoft and its leading Microsoft Dynamics partners. As a relative newcomer to the Microsoft family, BASM already plays a key role in that effort, and was also recently selected to participate in the elite Microsoft Managed Partner Program.

Through collaborative efforts and meetings, PAC members and the Microsoft Dynamics leadership team work together to ensure that Microsoft Dynamics partners are enabled with the tools and technologies required to be a successful Microsoft Dynamics business.

About Business Automation Specialists
Business Automation Specialists leverages 26 years of practical business experience with software technology to help mid-sized manufacturers and distributors capitalize on their unique business strengths. BASM has built the business by helping their clients build theirs; enabling them to become better, faster and stronger through improved management controls, cash flow and profitability. In addition to Microsoft Dynamics NAV, BASM is an authorized reseller of Sage Accpac ERP, Sage CRM, and Sage Pro ERP. For more information on Business Automation Specialists of Minnesota, Inc., please call (763) 571-8580 or visit BASM’s website at