Exact / Macola Independent ERP Consultant

ERP System Audits, Analysis, Advice & Training

Karp Consulting is dedicated to developing and maintaining long-term relationships with clients, based on high-quality services and a dedication to our customer's growth and success.

We help organizations realize the full potential of Exact Macola and Elliot Software Systems efficiently and cost-effectively by helping you become educated, confident and self-sufficient in the use of these systems and related add-ons.

Supported Software

Karp Consulting supports the following software & tools:

  • Macola 10 / Macola ES
  • Macola Progression (6.x/7.x)
  • Excel queries, Macola data extraction, pivot tables
  • Access Data Updates & Uploads
  • Crystal Reports
  • Elliot Business Software (all versions)


I do not replace your reseller or disturb your relationship. I supplement it by providing high quality services at an affordable rate. When you are happier with your software system, everyone benefits.

  • Manufacturing and Distribution Systems Implementation
  • Hands-On Training of Individuals and Groups
  • Review of existing installations to determine if software is being used to its fullest potential and people are properly trained
  • Aid companies in taking physical inventories and performing periodic cost accounting functions including material, labor, outside process and overhead analysis and re-standardization
  • Data Analysis & Management using Excel and Access
  • Manufacturing System Audits, Evaluations, Recommendations, Action Plans
  • Assist resellers in sales presentations involving Advanced Distribution and Manufacturing Modules
  • Class Presentations Including Materials and Exercises


Over 30 years experience including 16+ years of comprehensive manufacturing system implementation in both discrete and process manufacturing using Exact Macola Software. 13+ years of large multinational corporation (W.R. Grace, Gould, Gillette, Chesterton) cost accounting, budgeting, acquisitions, general accounting.

  • B.S. Business Administration, Boston University, 1980 - Concentration in Accounting
  • MBA, Northeastern University, 1990 - Concentration in Operations Management
  • Member, North Shore Chamber of Commerce
  • Provide presentations for Northeast Macola user group and Northern NJ Macola user support group. Topics including standard costing and physical inventories.

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Acuity Consulting Group

Acuity Consulting Group

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BirdDog Software

BirdDog Software

BirdDog is your answer to integrating your Exact Macola to your front end website. Birddog can manage and publish large inventory catalogs to a website, provide a full content management system for publishing content, easily brand websites, and track your performance with analytics all while streamlining your business process.

Exact Macola

Exact Macola

Exact Software was established in 1984 in Delft, the Netherlands. The headquarters for Exact North America located in Columbus, OH. Exact Holding N.V. acquired Macola Software, formerly of Marion, Ohio, in 2001. Today the company has offices in Europe, the Middle East, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Exceptional Software Solutions

Exceptional Software Solutions

Exceptional Software Solutions LLC is an organization of proven professionals who have decided that they can incorporate their 300+ years of combined management, sales, consulting and Exact Macola ERP expertise to form a best of breed software Solution Company.


Below you will find some of the fine companies where Karp Consulting, Inc. has provided value added services:

More references and contact information available upon request.

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