The Cloud Financial Accounting Software ROI
Change Management. Non-Billable Time Reduction. Cost Containment. Client Privacy & Security. These are some of the many things that keep Accounting Firm Partners & Administrators up at night. Yet, the costs of software and the hardware to support it keep rising, along with the infrastructure that is necessary to manage them. That doesn’t count the necessary security testing to make sure all the data is secure and client information is contained and kept private that should be done in a perfect world! The writing is on the wall – or in the clouds! In order to stay or become profitable, changes in how accounting firms manage their client management and financial management infrastructure is needed! Costs of running a firm need to be reduced and non-billable time for non-valued added client tasks need to be eliminated. Collaborating with your clients through a cloud based financial system answers a lot of these issues.
Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP is the CPA Programs Leader for Intacct Corporation responsible for leading the CPA/BPO Partners nationally, collaborating with CPA2Biz and working with Intacct BPO CPA Firms to help them grow their Outsourced Accounting Services Practices. Prior to Intacct, she was an Intuit Key Account Manager responsible Intuit's Major Accounts and Creator/Facilitator for the Intuit Practice Excellence Program (IPEP). Amy has had the privilege of serving on the AICPA’s Journal of Accountancy Technology Advisory Panel since 2009 and was recognized by The CPA Technology Advisor as an outstanding 40 under 40 technology-based accountant in 2006 and 2009. In 2007, she won the South Florida Business Journal’s Up & Comer award for her expertise in accounting and dedication to the community. She also was a participant in the Accountant and Advisor Customer Council for Intuit, Inc. during 2006-2008 and Intuit, Inc.’s Solution Provider Advisor Council for 2009. Amy ran a successful Outsourced Accounting Services Practice and is an accomplished author of accounting software reference materials. She has been a a national & local speaker for consultants & software application users at various accounting technology and user conferences throughout the United States. In her free time, she spends time with her family and instructs yoga classes.