The City of Largo Deploys Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management

Largo, FL – April 6th, 2021 – The City of Largo today announced that it is driving business value from its deployment of Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management (HCM), which supports the city in delivering superior services to its community. Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.

Workday Financial Management and Workday HCM support a full range of financial and people-based processes that help provide real-time operational visibility along with the speed and agility to adapt to business growth and change. The City of Largo selected Workday as its new finance and HR system to:

  • Reduce manual and paper-driven processes and automate administrative tasks, allowing workers to have more time to spend on value-add projects
  • Drive efficiency across finance and HR departments and deliver reliable and timely information that will help improve customer service for vendors, employees, and the community
  • Avoid costly and time-consuming upgrades associated with legacy systems by leveraging continuous innovation from Workday’s development on a single code line delivered in the cloud

The City of Largo partnered with Collaborative Solutions, a Cognizant Company, on its deployment of Workday. Collaborative Solutions and Workday are helping the City of Largo increase efficiencies in finance and HR, consolidate disparate systems, and provide finance and HR data in real-time to key stakeholders working for the city.

“We are proud of our partnership with the City of Largo in deploying Workday Financial Management and Workday HCM,” said Susan Guerra, Chief Customer Officer, Collaborative Solutions. “Together with Workday and the City of Largo, we are on a path to achieve our shared goals of consolidating disparate systems and streamlining business processes to improve the overall efficiency of the City of Largo, allowing for a strong partnership.”

“Our move to Workday is helping us transform our operations and empower high performance throughout the organization so we can better deliver superior services to our community that inspire community pride,” said Meridy Semones, Director, Performance and Budget, City of Largo. “By providing modern, evolving technology and eliminating paper processes, Workday is helping us advance our flexible and resilient organization.”

About City of Largo

Conveniently located just a stone’s throw from beautiful beaches and surrounded by Pinellas County’s natural settings, Largo boasts being the fourth largest city in Tampa Bay. Largo offers a great quality of life for residents with affordable living and its central location to just about everywhere. Valued green spaces, an engaged and active community along with safe and attractive streets have all contributed to Largo’s desirability.

Our central location, attractive community and superior parks and leisure services make Largo the easy and most natural choice for your home, business and recreation needs. Our dedicated, award-winning staff, inspiring leaders and involved community all make Largo the Community of Choice for all in Tampa Bay… Naturally!

About Collaborative Solutions

Collaborative Solutions, a Cognizant Company, is a leading global finance and HR transformation consultancy that leverages world-class cloud solutions to help deliver successful customer outcomes for Fortune Global 500 companies, large- and medium-sized organizations across industries. Its full lifecycle services—complete with an in-house Advisory Services practice and proven proprietary tools—have helped more than 1,000 customers transform their businesses.

Collaborative Solutions has deployed cloud solutions in more than 125 countries and has experience working with organizations ranging from 200 to 200,000 employees. Collaborative Solutions is based in the Washington, D.C. metro area, and has offices throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region.