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Small Business App Showdown

$100k Small Business App Showdown 2016 Recap and Winner!

Back in May when we announced the $100k Small Business App Showdown, we couldn't anticipate all the details of what would come from this contest. But we were pretty sure we'd have an amazing variety of apps to choose among, and we weren't disappointed! Of the more than 100 apps published on the QuickBooks App Store between Jan. 1 and Aug. 15, 2016, our judges had a challenging task to select 10 finalists who came to QuickBooks Connect and competed on Oct. 24 in front of our App Showdown judging panel. ... Read more

 November 17, 2016 | Lisa Rathjens

QuickBooks Connect 2016 / Small Business App Showdown

$100,000 App Contest Coming Soon!

That's right -- $100,000! Do we have your attention? We thought so! Intuit Developer is excited to pre-announce an awesome app contest exclusively for developers who successfully publish their apps on Apps.com between January 1, 2016 and August 15, 2016. Finalists will head to Intuit’s annual QuickBooks Connect conference (October 24-26 in San Jose, CA) and get a chance to demo their app in front of thousands of potential customers including entrepreneurs, accountants, and small businesses owners, and compete on stage for a chance to win $100,000. ... Read more

 April 21, 2016 | Annie Terry

News / QuickBooks Connect / QuickBooks Connect 2015

QuickBooks Connect 2015 Coming in November

Have you heard? QuickBooks Connect 2015 is coming back to San Jose in November, and registration is open and in full swing. If you attended last year’s event, you already know QuickBooks Connect is a great chance to See the latest innovations on the QuickBooks platform and hear how to take advantage of them in your app. Learn how to reach more customers and more effectively market your solutions. Be inspired to create new solutions… Read more

 June 16, 2015 | Lisa Rathjens

Payments API / QuickBooks Connect / QuickBooks Connect 2014

45 App Pitches, 5 Judges, 4 Prizes … Everyone’s a winner, baby, that’s the truth

It’s been a week since the QuickBooks Connect conference ended, and the hackathon developers have all headed home and gone back to their day jobs. The Intuit Developer team is also back in the office, catching our breath from the excitement of last week, reviewing all the feedback, following up on action items, and planning for what comes next.  One of the biggest highlights of QuickBooks Connect for all of us was the Pitch It event on… Read more

 October 30, 2014 | Lisa Rathjens

QuickBooks Connect / QuickBooks Connect 2014

Everybody Needs a Little Inspiration: Ideas to Compete at QuickBooks Connect Hackathon

By now you have heard of the Hackathon happening at the QuickBooks Connect conference and we hope you are planning to be there, competing along with lots of other developers and teams to build a QuickBooks Online integration that not only gets you a chance to win a share of the $100,000 prize pool, but will also get the winners exposed to the entire QuickBooks Connect conference audience. Have you registered yet? So you’re coming, or thinking of… Read more

 October 9, 2014 | Lisa Rathjens

QuickBooks Connect / QuickBooks Connect 2014

Developers and Accountants: Connecting at QuickBooks Connect

QuickBooks Connect is designed to bring together developers, accountants, entrepreneurs, and small business owners. Cathy Iconis, one of the most respected CPAs in the country, is one of the hundreds of accountants who will be there. Recently I had the chance to ask her some questions about why developers and apps are important to her and her work. Question: As a top QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor, why are you coming to QuickBooks Connect? Cathy: When I heard… Read more

 September 29, 2014 | Lisa Rathjens

News / QuickBooks Connect / QuickBooks Connect 2014

$100K Intuit Developer Hackathon at QuickBooks Connect

We are really excited to announce today that we’ve got $100K in cash prizes for our upcoming Developer Hackathon, scheduled for Mon.-Tues., Oct. 20-21, 2014, just before the QuickBooks Connect 2014 conference in San Jose.  The lively, intense two days will begin with breakfast on Monday morning and a couple informative tech presentations from Intuit leaders and experts (like Intuit Fellow Joe Wells, David Leary, and Jarred Keneally, just to name a few), including unveiling a new API… Read more

 September 18, 2014 | Lisa Rathjens