Criterion and DSD Business Systems Have Vision for Future of Human Capital Management

Partnership with Criterion helps nationwide provider DSD achieve excellence and consistency

August 19, 2019 — DSD Business Systems offers comprehensive accounting and business management software solutions across much of the US and Canada. Today it adds the future of HCM to its offerings, Criterion’s comprehensive suite of HCM solutions for every facet of the employment lifecycle.

Built on a single, unified database, Criterion’s comprehensive offerings streamline operations while ensuring that everyday Human Resources processes are compliant, manageable and easy to access.

“Criterion understands that HR practices form the foundation on which a company’s human capital operates,” said Kerry Gardner, Sr. Director, Client Management. “DSD is always striving to achieve excellence and consistency, so Criterion’s across-the-board offerings will help us empower other businesses to succeed.”

“DSD has the knowledge, expertise and reach needed to share our vision of seamless HCM,” said Steve Kuhn, CSO of Criterion. “DSD is strategically positioned to provide superior Criterion sales and client support across the United States and Canada. We are excited to welcome DSD into our Partner Network.”

DSD Business Systems, Inc. sells and supports industry-leading business and information management software including accounting and financial, fixed asset management, customer relationship management, and human resources and payroll solutions. The DSD team have already begun integration using Criterion’s HR, Talent Engagement, Time and Attendance, and Payroll solutions.

About DSD Business Systems

Founded in 1984, DSD Business Systems is a award-winning provider and integrator of business management solutions headquartered in San Diego, CA. Let our team of HCM and ERP experts help you tailor a business management solution to fit your exact needs, no matter how specific your requirements. With 44 offices coast to coast we have the team, experience and know how to help you review, select, implement, train and take your company live. To learn more, visit

About Criterion

Criterion delivers the best human capital management (HCM) software user experience, functionality and value in the mid-market. Our full range of HCM solutions and state-of-the-art platform help organizations better manage the entire employment lifecycle and make data-driven workforce decisions at every stage. Criterion has served the HCM needs of mid-sized companies for more than 30 years. To learn more, visit