Thousands of Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners, Accountants and
Developers to Come Together to Learn, Connect and Be Inspired
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU) is returning to San Jose, CA on Nov. 2 with
its groundbreaking QuickBooks Connect conference. Last year, the
inaugural event brought together nearly 4,000 entrepreneurs, small
businesses, accounting professionals and developers in an immersive,
inspiring and rewarding experience designed to help attendees take their
businesses to the next level.
Building on the success of last year’s event, Intuit will host its
second annual QuickBooks Connect conference at the San Jose Convention
Center from Nov. 2-4. Once again, it will feature thought-provoking main
stage and breakout session speakers to help attendees garner insights to
grow and learn, as well as experiences that foster creativity and
inspire. The event will create opportunities for attendees to connect
and collaborate with fellow business leaders who work in the QuickBooks
“Standing on stage last year and feeling the energy in the room, I knew
that we had captured lightening in a bottle. We’re excited to host year
two of this breakthrough event,” said Dan Wernikoff, senior vice
president and general manager of Intuit’s Small Business Group. “It’s a
unique brand of conference that only we could offer such a diverse
audience in one event. There is no better use of time than to spend one,
two or three days experiencing the magic of having access to all the
people, knowledge and inspiration you need to succeed in one place at
the same time.”
QuickBooks Connect 2014 Highlights
Last year, QuickBooks Connect featured a robust agenda and a main stage
experience that included inspiring celebrity entrepreneurs like Martha
Stewart, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Arianna Huffington, Marc Andreessen and
Bill Rancic. Breakout sessions offered attendees everything from speed
mentoring services, access to leading business journalists, innovation
workshops, QuickBooks Online Advanced Certification training and a
36-hour hackathon culminating in 0,000 in prizes. Highlights from
last year’s event can be found at http://www.qbconnectlive.com/.
“QuickBooks Connect was a first-class event – second to none. It was
inspirational, motivational, educational, futuristic and customer
focused,” said Gary Boomer, CEO of Boomer Consulting, Inc. in Manhattan,
KS. “It brought the entrepreneurial ecosystem together in a great venue
for a great experience.”
To obtain more information on registration and pricing, please provide
your name and email address at www.QBCon2015.com.
About Intuit Inc.
Intuit Inc. creates business and
financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for
small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.
Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks®, Quicken®
and TurboTax®, which make
it easier to manage small
businesses and payroll
finance, and tax
preparation and filing. Mint.com
provides a fresh, easy and intelligent way for people to manage their
money, while Demandforce®
offers marketing and communication tools for small businesses. ProSeries®
and Lacerte® are Intuit’s
leading tax preparation offerings for professional accountants.
Founded in 1983, Intuit had revenue of .5 billion in its fiscal year
2014. The company has approximately 8,000 employees with major offices
in the United States, Canada,
the United Kingdom, India and
other locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.
Source: Intuit Inc.