Laura Madeira is the owner of ACS, Inc., a software sales and consulting firm located in the greater Dallas, Texas area. Her affiliations with Intuit include being an Intuit Solution Provider, a select Member of the Intuit Trainer/Writer Network, Advanced QuickBooks Certified, Enterprise and Point of Sale Certified, and member of the Intuit Solution Provider Advisory Council.
Laura is also the author of the QuickBooks 2008 and 2009 Solutions Guide, QuickBooks Essentials: For All QuickBooks Users, 9+ hours of self-paced video instruction, and coauthor of QuickBooks 2009 and 2010 on Demand, all offered by Que Publishing.
For more than 22 years Laura has worked with companies of all sizes and from many varied industries. Her focus has been to help small to mid-sized growing businesses become more successful by automating their internal accounting processes and reporting functions.
Additionally, Laura is a guest speaker for Intuit, providing training to thousands of consultants and accountants nationwide. She is also a respected author for Intuit who writes technical training materials presentations and documents her research and review of competing software solutions. Her QuickBooks at Year-End document is one of the most sought-after publications that Intuit offers its ProAdvisor consultants.
Laura has served on two Intuit Customer Advisory Councils and has been a consultant representing the accountant community during product development for QuickBooks 2010. She earned her accounting degree from Florida Atlantic University.
You can find out more information about the author on her website: www.quick-training.com.