ABOUT JOE WOODARD
Host, The National Advisor Network
Joe Woodard has over 10 years of experience supporting clients who use QuickBooks has taught
QuickBooks to over 20,000
accounting professional and other Intuit Advisors. Joe currently works with Intuit,
state CPA societies and Atlanta-area CPA firms to present advanced
QuickBooks instruction to accounting professionals and software consultants.
In 2013 Joe will host and present during his
5th annual QuickBooks conference for
QuickBooks ProAdvisors call "Scaling New Heights."
UNIQUE RELATIONSHIP WITH INTUIT. Joe Woodard has earned a unique relationship with Intuit as a trainer, consultant and author. Joe also provides advisory services to Intuit regarding product development, project management, and Intuit's interactions with accounting professionals. In 2007, Joe wrote 25% of the curriculum offered by Intuit as part of the first Advanced Certification process. When launched, this training curriculum was a requirement for QuickBooks consultants to earn an Advanced Certification on QuickBooks and Joe conducted about 50% of this training personally.
PUBLISHED AUTHOR. In 2009, Joe self-published two advanced-level technical manuals on QuickBooks:
100 QuickBooks Tips, Tricks and Workarounds, and
Archiving QuickBooks Data Files. Joe is also a featured columnist on
QuickBooks-related topics for AccountingWeb.com.
NETWORKING ORGANIZATIONS FOR INTUIT ADVISORS. Joe has extensive and unrivaled experience building networking organizations for Intuit Advisors. Intuit has historically sought Joe's guidance regarding enhancements to the ProAdvisor Program and Intuit Solution Provider Program - for which Intuit hand-picked Joe to be a charter member.
CONSULTING EXPERIENCE. Joe built two successful accounting software consulting practices: the first in New Orleans, Louisiana and the second in Atlanta, Georgia – The Woodard Consulting Group. In addition to consulting with small businesses, The Woodard Consulting Group provides advisory services to CPA firms and other QuickBooks ProAdvisors/Intuit Solution Providers across the country -- helping them to better service their clients who use Intuit products.
CERTIFICATIONS, PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS AND EDUCATION. Joe is an Advanced QuickBooks ProAdvisor and Intuit Solution Provider, and a Certified Fishbowl Reseller. Joe is also a charter member of Method's Solution Provider Program - Reseller Level. Joe holds a BA from Mercer University in Macon GA and studied accounting at the graduate level at The University of New Orleans.
In 2006, Joe was also recognized in The CPA Technology Advisor's first annual 40 Under 40 recognition program as one of the tax and accounting profession's up and coming thought leaders who will help steward the continued evolution of technology in the practice.
This year Joe was recognized by Accounting Today magazine as on of the Top 100 influencers in the field of accounting.