January 19, 2018 –Morgan Hill, California Beyond Balanced Books Inc won top honors in the annual Xero Awards Americas, claiming the Partnership Impact Award for 2017.

Xero, a global small business platform, has over 100,000 business advisors worldwide as part of its network and it was an outstanding achievement for Beyond Balanced Books Inc. to be recognized as one of the industry’s best in the United States.

Winners were judged across a number of criteria including innovation, ability to boost productivity and provide client solutions, strong marketing strategies, certification, and usage of cloud technology tools to provide value to small business customers. This year’s Xero Awards Americas judging panel included key executives from Xero and guest judge Laurie McCabe, co-founder of SMB Group and six-time SMB influencer champion.

“Today’s accountants and bookkeepers are becoming true business advisors, with technology giving them the room to evolve into these roles. Using next-generation cloud technology, an advisor can point out pitfalls and opportunities along the way that many small business owners might miss, especially newer ones,” said Keri Gohman, President of Xero Americas. “Therefore, we are very proud to award Beyond Balanced Books Inc. with this honor, as we know they are truly dedicated to helping small businesses grow globally and build long-term sustainability.”

“It is an honor to be recognized by the Xero Community and an absolute pleasure to win this award with Hubdoc.  Hubdoc helps us to automate the retrieval of important financial documents such as bank and credit cards and even delivers these to Xero.  It helps us and helps our clients too.”  said Cindy Hovig, founder of Beyond Balanced Books Inc. “Cloud technology has given us the opportunity to transform the way businesses work not only with their accounting platform but it has also allowed us to go beyond providing compliance work and to serve as advisors to our clients to help them to reach their financial goals.”

For more information on Beyond Balanced Books, visit their website here.