CHICAGO, June 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AgencyEA, a leading Chicago-based brand experience agency, has been selected as the partner agency by Intuit Inc. to produce the 2016 QuickBooks Connect in San Jose, California. The three-day conference, taking place October 24-26, 2016, provides tailored programming and immersive learning experiences for nearly 6,000 small business owners, developers, accountants and sponsors.
Bridget O'Brien, Executive Producer shares, "We are excited to be working with agencyEA. We think they will be a great partner as we continue to grow QuickBooks Connect and deepen attendee engagement."
AgencyEA, complete with its in-house creative, digital and production departments, has been selected to provide the overall creative vision and event strategy, while managing the end-to-end production of the conference. Located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, EA is set to transform the San Jose Convention Center into an unconventional conference that pushes creative boundaries and fosters connectivity amongst attendees.
"EA is thrilled to partner with Intuit Inc. on its 2016 QuickBooks Connect conference," says Rick Cosgrove, Creative Director of EA. "This opportunity allows us to build authentic, creative, one-of-a-kind experiences for the robust community that thrives within the ecosystem QuickBooks has established."
For the third year, QuickBooks Connect sets to connect, educate and inspire small business owners, accountants, and developers to succeed and grow their personal businesses. The conference provides engaging and memorable experience through star-powered keynote speakers, and 85 individual breakout sessions. Previous keynote speakers include Bill Rancic, Robert Herjavek, Martha Stewart, and Oprah Winfrey.
AgencyEA is a brand experience agency. EA connects brands with their target audiences through experiential, digital and traditional engagement. Founded in 1999 as Event Architects, agencyEA has worked with esteemed clients such as Hilton Worldwide, General Electric, Target, Boeing and the Obama Administration.
About Intuit Inc.:
Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals.
Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, which make it easier to manage small businesses and tax preparation and filing. Mint.com provides a fresh, easy and intelligent way for people to manage their money, while ProSeries® and Lacerte® are Intuit's leading tax preparation offerings for professional accountants.
Founded in 1983, Intuit had revenue of $4.2 billion in its fiscal year 2015. The company has approximately 7,700 employees with major offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, India and other locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.
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