In the Cloud
AccountingWEB's In the Cloud e-newsletter features our new Cloud blogger, Amy Vetter, who will be sharing her insights on Cloud computing with us. Amy discusses some key features that make Cloud computing irresistible. Meanwhile, QuickBooks guru and author Laura Madeira has written a whitepaper on the new features in QuickBooks 2012. Her article summarizes these features and includes a link to the complete whitepaper as well as an opportunity for some lucky readers to win QuickBooks software. But it wouldn't be Friday without some clowning around...
Staff writer Deanna White interviewed Edward Estrin, a CPA who doubles as a clown. And not just any clown. Estrin is the former president of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) and is currently vice president of the World Clown Association. Where has your imagination taken you? We are always delighted to hear about more accountants who have set aside the green visor and explored other interests.
Prior to this role, Caleb served as the editor of Going Concern since its founding in 2009. During his time as editor, Going Concern quickly became one of the most popular and talked about websites in the accounting profession. He has been named one of Accounting Today's Top 100 Most Influential People every year since 2011 and has been published on numerous websites, including Above the Law, Deadspin, Denver Business Journal, and the Huffington Post.
Caleb is an adjunct professor of journalism the Community College of Denver in Denver, Colorado, where he teaches Internet Media.
Prior to falling bass ackwards into the media business, Caleb spent over five years working in public accounting, with more than three of those years at KPMG. Caleb received a Master of Science in Accounting from Colorado State University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Caleb spends a lot of time on a bicycle and reading, but never at the same time.