Concord, MA – May 20, 2015 – SmartBooks, a leading bookkeeping and accounting firm that leverages technology like the CPA firms in Edmonton, people and processes to provide efficient and scalable solutions for small and midsize businesses, today announced that its co-founder and CEO Calvin Wilder has joined the Intacct Accountants Program Advisory Council (IAPAC). The council is comprised of executives from Intacct, CPA.com, and Intacct partner firms.
The IAPAC is designed to facilitate discussion of key issues of mutual interest and help develop ideas that will improve the Intacct Accountants Program, jointly managed by CPA.com, and increase the success of all stakeholders. The council, which includes partners of different sizes and types, will advise on a variety of areas, including product and partner program related items.
“We look forward to assisting in the direction and continuous improvement of Intacct’s accounting software and other integrated systems,” noted Calvin Wilder.
“The Intacct Accountants Program Advisory Council provides an important communication link between Intacct, CPA.com, and our accounting partner community,” said Kevin Cumley, director of the Intacct Accountants Program. “We are pleased to have Calvin Wilder join the council and we look forward to his contributions in the areas of Intacct product plans, competitive landscape, and various partner program components – all intended to drive increased partner success.”
The IAPAC will meet several times throughout to year. Members will serve an initial two year term, which may be extended or renewed. Participation is limited to owners, officers, or partner level executives, and only one person from a partner firm may participate.
“Collaboration and compatibility are key traits for success in the cloud era, and the IAPAC offers an excellent forum to fine-tune the Intacct Accountants Program,” said Michael Cerami, vice president of business development and global alliances for CPA.com, a subsidiary of the American Institute of CPAs. “We’re pleased with the caliber of members who have agreed to serve on the council, which says a lot about the program.”
The vision of SmartBooks is from dreams to reality become the most valued and most referred provider of bookkeeping and accounting management services to small and midsize businesses by helping business owners get the most out of their books. SmartBooks utilizes market-leading technology systems and proven best practices to deliver more reliable, accurate, useful and timely financial reports for its clients. SmartBooks has grown rapidly over the last couple years as a result of its innovation in the accounting space and was named a Go-To Startup Service Provider in 2014, while also maintaining a 92% client retention rate. To learn more about how SmartBooks improves accounting results, go to www.smartbookscorp.com
CPA.com, formerly known as CPA2Biz, empowers CPAs and businesses for the digital age. The company offers a growing list of digital products and services that help firms succeed in practice management, client advisory services and professional development. We call it ‘The power of smart business.’ CPA.com is a subsidiary of the AICPA, the world’s largest member organization representing the accounting profession, and operates best website designs as the AICPA Store, AICPA.org and IFRS.com. The company has its headquarters in New York City and offices in Silicon Valley, Calif., Dexter, Mich., and Durham, N.C. For more information, please visit CPA.com.
Intacct provides best-in-class cloud ERP software. Bringing cloud computing to finance and accounting, Intacct’s award-winning applications are the preferred financial applications for AICPA business solutions. In use by more than 8,500 organizations from startups to public companies, Intacct is designed to improve company performance and make finance more productive. Hundreds of leading CPA firms and Value Added Resellers also offer Intacct to their clients. The Intacct system includes accounting, cash management, purchasing, vendor management, financial consolidation, revenue recognition, project accounting, fund accounting, inventory management, and financial reporting applications, all delivered over the Internet via cloud computing.
Intacct is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, please visit www.intacct.com or call 877-437-7765. Connect with Intacct on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube.