The 5 Top QuickBooks Apps of 2017

The 5 Top QuickBooks Apps of 2017Written by Fundera’s Seth David

There are so many amazing apps that sync with QuickBooks—it’s difficult to choose just five. But after careful deliberation and reflection on my own experience with these apps, I think we’ve come to the right conclusions.

Below you’ll find the five must-have apps that will make your life easier when you use them in conjunction with QuickBooks.

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Online industry leaders unite for important webinar series

Online industry leaders unite for important webinar seriesSign up for Part 1 today, registration is now available

Today we announced a free webinar series that will unveil the operational efficiencies of the groundbreaking Virtual ERP for e-Commerce—an industry-wide initiative that is helping independent online retailers successfully compete against industry titans. Part 1 of the series will be held Tuesday, June 27, at 11 a.m. PDT. Hosted by our founder and CEO Parag Mamnani, the panel will include executives from Magento, ShipStation and SkuVault. Registration is available now@Webgility, @Magento, @ShipStation, and @SkuVault team up for independent retailers Click To Tweet

With the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce, industry leaders in sales, accounting, inventory, shipping, and integration have for the first time ever come together to centralize operations and data for e-commerce businesses. The result is a unified network of best-of-breed systems that gives enterprising sellers the same business intelligence, operational stamina, and competitive edge enjoyed by the massive alpha retailers. Continue reading

Welcome Kinnar Vora, our new Vice President of Engineering

Kinnar VoraKinnar brings retail technology leadership to the world’s greatest e-commerce automation company

Today we so happy to announce the addition of Kinnar Vora to our executive leadership team. As Vice President of Engineering, Kinnar will help the rapidly growing engineering team continue to innovate and scale its solutions to meet the increasing demands of its customers in the retail sector. It is rare to find someone as skilled in Software-as-a-Service technology and retail business as Kinnar is. His expertise combined with his background in growing engineering teams—including remote teams—will be essential as we continue to scale our company and its resources to meet market demand. Webgility welcomes Kinnar Vora as Vice President of Engineering #lookoutworld Click To Tweet

A SaaS veteran, Kinnar has deep experience growing companies from startup to exit. He served as vice president of product development and operations for Sequoia Retail Systems, a leading independent provider of comprehensive point-of-sale, inventory control, e-commerce, and textbook management systems to colleges and universities throughout the nation. He was responsible for innovative work on payment API integration, enhancement, and support, and delivered a new cloud-based and mobile point-of-sale software for college campuses (Sequoia Retail Systems was acquired by Blackboard Transact in May 2016).  

Kinnar has also led engineering for two leading healthcare technology companies, serving as vice president of Somnoware Healthcare Systems, Inc. and senior vice president of HealthExpense, Inc., as well as serving as director of engineering for online marketing solution provider Lyris, Inc. Why did he join Webgility? “Webgility is not just another company; it has a vision and a level of leadership transparency that is rarely seen. I was drawn to Webgility not just because of its groundbreaking technology but because of its strong community of both employees and customers. I look forward to continuing and expanding Webgility’s outstanding record of service and innovation.”

Welcome to the family, Kinnar! In case you’re wondering, the Ibuprofen and back-up Corn Flakes can be found in the server room.

New! Free white paper and resource kit

New! Free white paper and resource kitLearn how to bring organization and control to your online business

Today, the second day of IRCE, we’re pleased to announce a new white paper and resource kit outlining the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce. The kit includes:

  • White Paper: Survival for Online Sellers
  • Infographic: How does your online business stack up?
  • On-Demand Webinar: Introduction to the Virtual ERP
  • Guide: The Essential e-Commerce Tech Stack
  • Case Studies: Stories of growth and scale from 4 e-Commerce SMB

To download the resource kit, please click hereFree Download: Virtual ERP for #eCommerce resource kit! #BuildaBetterBusiness #Unify Click To Tweet

For the first time ever, industry leaders in storefront technology, accounting, inventory, shipping, and integration are joining forces to simplify operations and streamline data for e-commerce sellers. The result is the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce, a unified network of best-of-breed systems that gives independent sellers the same business intelligence, operational stamina, and competitive edge enjoyed by the massive alpha retailers. The Virtual ERP for e-Commerce offers both security and freedom from which to build a business that is profitable, sustainable, and scalable. Continue reading

See you at IRCE?

See you at IRCE?Let’s finally get together in person 

Who’s headed to Chicago next week? As luck would have it, your favorite data automation company will be exhibiting at the 2017 Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) June 6-8, so let’s meet up. To schedule an informational appointment or product demo with our sales team at the event, please contact sales@webgility.com. For all other inquiries, please contact Eileen Conway at eileen@zealotcommunications.com.

Next week at IRCE (Booth 1709), we’ll demonstrate how to build a simple, smart, and scalable online business with the essential tech stack. In fact, we’re inviting all attendees to stop by and enter our “Guess the LEGOs” game for a chance to win an Amazon Echo or, the grand prize, six free months of the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce. While supplies last, entrants will be awarded with their own bag of LEGOs, and a winner will be chosen daily. You can increase your chances of winning by visiting our participating partners Avalara (Booth 1017), Bronto (Booth 707), FedEx (Booth 1215), ShippingEasy (Booth 202), ShipStation (Booth 1029), Skubana (Booth 373), and SkuVault (1900). Also, with Stamps.com we will also co-host a party on Wednesday, June 7; for more information on this event, please contact Christina Del Villar at christinad@webgility.comVisit #IRCE2017 booth 1079 to hear about the #VirtualERP for #eCommerce! And because LEGOs. @IRCE Click To Tweet

As you’ve likely heard by now, Webgility’s Unify software is the foundation of the new Virtual ERP for e-Commerce—a unified network of best-of-breed systems that gives enterprising sellers like you the same business intelligence, operational stamina, and competitive edge enjoyed by the massive alpha retailers. In short, the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce is the antidote to the “app fatigue” plaguing today’s online sellers. By integrating with best-of-breed retail solutions, the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce brings efficiency, order, and scale to otherwise chaotic workflows and business operations. Basically, Unify empowers online retailers to focus on their passion rather than their operations. To learn more about the Virtual ERP for e-Commerce, register now for Webility’s high-level panel webinar on June 27 at 11:00 am PDT: http://go.webgility.com/Virtual-ERP-for-e-Commerce-Series-Come-Together_LP.html

Just like it is for our customers, IRCE is always one of the most exciting shows of the year for us. At this year’s show we’re thrilled to be rolling out such an important new initiative with our many partners. With the Virtual ERP, online retailers can focus on their revenue aspirations rather than operational headaches. Stay tuned for more exciting news from the show.