St.George sends small businesses and start-ups into the cloud
Thursday, 29 January 2015
St.George Bank and BCSG launch MyBusinessConnect
St.George Bank has today launched MyBusinessConnect, a platform of innovative cloud-based applications handpicked by experts to help small businesses and start-ups run their business more easily and effectively.
MyBusinessConnect is an Australian-first service provided by BCSG, a cloud solutions provider which supports small business clients around the world with expert knowledge and distinctive, beneficial services through a cloud-based platform.
St.George has collaborated with BCSG experts to select four packages of cloud-based applications for its small business and start-up customers. The applications are packed with a wide range of features including time saving tools for managing cash flow, website design options, and protection tools to stay legally complaint and safeguard lost computer files.
Chris Screen, Head of SME Banking at St.George said MyBusinessConnect is geared towards helping small businesses and start-ups run their business more effectively so they have more time to focus on the things that matter most.
“St.George is a huge supporter of small businesses. We work with over 300,000 small businesses locally and understand the daily pressures they face. To help our small business customers grow, we’ve teamed up with BCSG to provide the most compelling start-up proposition in the market place.
“Whether business owners need help to manage their finances, execute a marketing campaign, or develop a business plan – MyBusinessConnect is the solution to help businesses get ahead.
“It’s also available anywhere, anytime, from any device and if our customers need any help along the way, there’s instant access to customer support by phone, webchat and e-mail,” Chris said
Paul Wenck, Managing Director at BCSG in Australia said BCSG is delighted to be working with St.George on this innovative proposition.
“It is an exciting opportunity to be the first to bring online tools to small businesses in this way in Australia. BCSG are passionate about supporting small businesses to be successful and MyBusinessConnect is a great way for them to access services that really help, at a very competitive price,” Paul said.
Plan, manage, protect and grow with MyBusinessConnect applications
MyBusinessConnect is available online from any device with an internet connection. St.George customers can subscribe to the Manage Finances, Grow Online or Business Protection applications at a discounted rate with up to 70 per cent off RRP.
Customers can find out more at Business Connect or by visiting their local St.George branch to watch a demonstration or sign up to MyBusinessConnect.
BCSG is a leading cloud services marketplace provider; providing IT applications to small businesses for the past 10 years in partnership with global brands such as Barclays, Santander, Sun Trust and EE. BCSG provide end-to-end technical and commercial support to partners for the initial service set up and ongoing delivery including a fully managed service platform and apps portfolio, hands on business go to market planning, sales channel enablement and a full end-customer support desk.
BCSG’s partnership with leading brands provides a reach to over 4 million SMBs worldwide, with its business app market currently being used by over 200,000 SMBs.
For more information visit www.bcsg.com