For everyone
Time 55 min
QuickBooks Connect 2021 Breakout Sessions

Deep dive app review

Take a closer look into the trending QuickBooks partner apps reviewed by accounting automation expert, Monique Swansen, Stephen Brown, and Brian Clare.

Featured apps include: Avalara,, Dext, DocuSign, Expensify, Fathom, Fishbowl, NEXT | AP Intego, Practice Ignition, Relay, Syft Analytics

Please note: Reviewed apps are paid partnerships.

Stephen Brown COO, LedgerGurus Stephen Brown is the COO for LedgerGurus, a multimillion-dollar client accounting services firm focused on ecommerce accounting. He will be first to tell you he is not an accountant, but his finance and technology background make him uniquely qualified to help customers with their needs. He has an MBA from the University of Utah, a BS in Civil Engineering from BYU. Before LedgerGurus, Stephen held various roles at a variety of technology companies.
Brian Clare Partner, Blueprint Accounting, Inc. Brian is a partner at Blueprint Accounting, Inc in Ottawa, ON, Canada. His focus at Blueprint is in supporting the CAS team, reviewing processes for improvement, working on company strategy, and supporting the marketing team. Whenever technology issues arise, Brian is the go-to at Blueprint to help resolve issues and ensure things run smoothly.
Monique Swansen Founder and CEO, Automated Accounting Services and Accounting for Green Monique streamlines her partners’ financial needs using technology to automate what they can and outsources the rest. Her firm offers outsourced bookkeeping, controller, and CFO services that offer cash flow forecasting and gives clients the real-time information they need to make key financial decisions. A thought leader in her field, Monique serves on Intuit’s Accountant Council, has been named to the Insightful Accountant Top 100 ProAdvisor list since 2019, and publishes her insights in industry-leading publications including Firm of the Future and CPA Practice Advisor.