Customer Success Stories

For over 18 years Cortera,® has been at the forefront of delivering solutions with you in mind. Whether you are a small business or a Fortune 500 organization, Cortera has a product for you. Check out what your peers are saying below.

“We’ve been extremely impressed by both the quality and coverage of Cortera’s information. Their score has worked beautifully.”

Jammye Reeves, Credit Manager

“Allied historically had not reported data to third parties. Cortera was the first service Allied used. We have been extremely impressed with the results and the daily updates on our debtors.”

Gen Merritt-Parikh, Chief Operating Officer

“Cortera enables us to dramatically reduce the cost of credit scoring while at the same time improving our decision hit rate through better information coverage. Their no-nonsense approach combined with their reputation among our peers made our decision to move to Cortera an easy choice.”

Norma Fetherman, Chief Credit Officer

“Cortera gets it right every time. Their report has all the information I need for a tenth of what Dun & Bradstreet used to charge me.”

John Lako, Credit Manager

"Our upper management really likes Cortera’s monthly CFO report and I love the daily alerts. I am impressed with Cortera’s information!"

Mary Jo Sieg, Customer Financial Services Manager

"Cargill has worked with Cortera for several years and the system keeps on delivering impressive results. We expect Cortera's technology to continue to help us achieve success."

Chuck Croes, Manager of Credit and Risk Management Solutions

"We selected Cortera's eCredit software because it provides the full range of features that most closely fits the needs of our credit department, eCredit allows us to streamline our credit analysis processes and gain increased visibility into our customers' ability to pay."

Dan Beal, Director of Credit

"As a leader in the area of credit decision automation, Cortera provides our credit and collections analysts with powerful tools to minimize bad debt and identify previously lost revenue opportunities."

Walt Hannabass, Sr Vice President of Credit & Collections

"Cortera has given us increased access to better information and has helped ensure that credit decisions are issued quickly and consistently."

Pam Demasi, Supervisor, Credit & Collections

Read Success Story »

"I’ve tried all the other customer monitoring tools on the market. Hands down, Cortera is better than anything else available."

Richard T. Packard, Vice President / Portfolio Manager

"In my nearly 20 years in the commercial credit industry, the level of service, support and partnership I found at Cortera has been unparalleled."

Tony Warfield, Director of Credit Services

“Cortera provides us with the high quality information we need to get the decision right every time. When it comes to credit reports, Cortera is our first choice.”

Ric Hans, Manager Credit and Collections

"We're a sizeable, multi-business unit organization with complex processes and diverse sets of financial data. Cortera delivered the only credit risk management solution that could be customized to our own proprietary risk assessment methodology."

Arne Antonsson, Chief Credit Officer, Group Treasury

"Thanks Cortera! Almost immediately after signing up for PULSE you caught a $300,000 Federal Tax Lien on an account. We were able to react and protect ourselves in time."

John Culbert, Vice President of Credit

Read Success Story »

“Cortera gives us relevant data, not just aggregate information. How a particular shipper is paying the electricity company is not as important to me as how this company is paying its freight bills. Cortera reports provide this valuable information.”

Eric Votaw, Sr. Manager – Corporate Credit & Cash Application

Read Success Story »

“We wanted the best credit and collections software to manage the relationships we’ve developed over the last 80 years and Cortera continues to deliver the fullest range of features and functionality we need.”

David Schier, Credit Manager

Read Success Story »

"We’ve always believed that Cortera was the most innovative, technology focused and cost effective leader in the business credit reporting industry and those beliefs have only been strengthened through our use of Cortera PULSE."

Brian Duckworth, Senior Manager Freight Collections

"Cortera Pulse is one of my favorite products. In Credit Management, things move very fast.  The Cortera Pulse suite of products allows me to be proactive in managing my portfolio while freeing up my time to provide more value to my organization."

Brett Wegner, Credit Manager

Read Success Story »

"Combined with a strong track record in the electronics industry, Cortera offers the kind of flexibility that a fast-growing company like LGEUS needs."

ID Kim, Credit Director, LG Electronics USA, Inc., (LGEUS)

“We surveyed the market for the best customer risk monitoring tool and Cortera was the clear winner. Cortera PULSE gives us the peace of mind we need to keep an eye on a large number of customers. The other solutions on the market simply weren’t built for companies like us that work with many private businesses.”

Anita McKinney, Controller

"Cortera offers unique benefits that no other credit management solutions provider could present."

David Morgan, Chief Financial Officer

Read Success Story »

"Within the first two weeks of using Cortera Pulse alerts, we saved $70K in potential losses from a customer that filed bankruptcy."

Meghan Conroy, Director of Credit

"Cortera allows us to manage our global account base on one platform, and frees us from the inconsistencies inherent in managing credit in a decentralized, paper-based environment."

Cathy Plagge, Director of Global Credit Services

"Cortera is one of the true innovators in our market. We've worked with them for years and I have only great things to say. Their new community approach to credit reporting is yet another example of their industry leadership."

Tom Prendergast, Credit Manager

Read Success Story »

"We’re excited that our automated portfolio scoring is supplemented with Cortera’s CPR report – simply the best report we’ve seen to date! The extensive information supplied from Cortera’s reports, complemented by the up-to-the-minute trade and bureau data that the software retrieves for us, has saved us innumerable hours of collecting data.”

Melissa Lindsay, Senior Credit Analyst

"By enabling us to make smarter credit decisions, we are creating a portfolio of customers who pay more quickly, thus helping drive down DSO."

Michael Krinick, Vice President of Finance

"Since deploying Cortera's eCredit solutions, Ryder has reduced the risk level of its customer portfolio by 5 percent...we are experiencing the lowest write-off volume in six years."

Douglas Hansen, Director of Receivables Management

Read Success Story »

"I have never seen a company listen to what their customers are saying, and then put those suggestions into practice the way Cortera does. It is amazing what their product suite does and how it continues to adapt to the ever changing needs of the credit profession. I would not want to do my job without Cortera."

Darrell Horton, Revenue and AR Manager

Read Success Story »

"With Cortera we were able to cut our D&B contract by 50% this year and hope to cut it another 50% next year. We just love Cortera credit reports."

Debie Wangsgard CCE, Corporate Credit

"Cortera's eCredit software was best tailored to meet the needs of our distributed credit department, and it exceeds our expectations for the flexibility and power it delivers."

Kevin Corcoran, Sun Global Credit Architect

Read Success Story »

"Why should I pay $50 for a report when I can get more data on the CPR for less. I recommend Cortera because they are a great company to work with and they are on my team."

Judy Waters, Director of Credit

Read Success Story »

"At Xerox Canada, we are continually looking at ways to make it easier for our customers to do business with us, and working with Cortera allows us to continue delivering on that important objective."

Tony Martino, Vice President, Business Strategy, Xerox Canada

"Cortera's technology and information are very strong, but what really distinguished Cortera was that I knew their people understood credit."

John Pomilio, Vice President, Customer Financial Services

Read Success Story »