NetLedger Launches Certified Consultant Program

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from NetLedger, Inc.

    SAN MATEO, Calif., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- NetLedger, Inc., the leader in
 Web-based solutions that streamline small businesses and help them succeed,
 today announced the launch of the NetLedger Certified Consultant Program, the
 first and the only certification program in its category available for
 accounting and other business professionals.
     NetLedger designed this program to officially certify accounting and other
 business professionals as NetLedger experts. With the knowledge gained from
 this program, these professionals will be in a more powerful and capable
 position to offer expert advice to their existing and potential clients.
 Moreover, the program will create additional business opportunities by listing
 certified consultants in the NetLedger Consultants Directory on the NetLedger
 Web site.
     To become certified, interested professionals can fill out an online
 application, take an online exam, and become a NetLedger Certified Consultant
 upon successful completion of the exam.
 
     Once certified, they can enjoy these key benefits:
 
     -- Two FREE full-featured NetLedger accounts with up to 5 users for each
        account, including accounting, payroll, online commerce, employee
        access, and CRM
     -- Unlimited single-user NetLedger accounts with accounting and payroll
        for consultants' personal use only (Payroll includes tax tables for all
        50 states)
     -- Introduction to NetLedger Guide
     -- Listing in the NetLedger Certified Consultant Directory -- a directory
        available to all NetLedger users who want local professional assistance
        from the certified experts along with a link from the directory to each
        consultant's Web site
     -- Co-Branded NetLedger edition for consultants' clients
     -- Priority e-mail/phone support exclusive to Certified Consultants
     -- Use of the NetLedger Certified Consultant logo
 
     "The NetLedger Certified Consultant Program is specifically designed to
 help accounting and other small business professionals grow their business.
 They will be able to enhance their consulting practice by recommending a
 complete business management tool, " said Evan Goldberg, president and CEO of
 NetLedger, Inc. "This program benefits both accountants and small business
 expert advisors, who are increasingly migrating their practices online, and
 small business customers, who rely on the expertise of professionals to guide
 them in their use of accounting and small business management technology."
     Florida C.P.A. Mike Block, a prominent QuickBooks specialist
 (www.blocktax.com), commented, "Two-thirds of my clients will use NetLedger
 this year. We will save lots of time, money and aggravation by not having to
 transfer files, stop the work of clients or make them stop their work for us.
 And the Certified Consultant program is just what I need to go out and win new
 business."
     The annual membership is free for the first year for those who apply for
 the NetLedger online exam before May 1, 2001. Effective May 1, the yearly
 membership is $495.00 per individual, with annual renewals of $295.00.
 
     About NetLedger
     Founded in 1998, NetLedger, Inc. is the leader in Web-based solutions that
 streamline small businesses and help them succeed. NetLedger's Web-based
 system includes accounting, payroll, CRM, online commerce, expense reporting,
 customer ordering, credit card processing, bill pay, and employee, customer
 and supplier remote access. NetLedger also provides enhanced, integrated
 solutions to small businesses through its strategic partnerships including
 Yahoo! Inc., Automatic Data Processing Inc., OfficeMax, OneCore.com,
 Stamps.com, New England Business Service, Paytrust, and Innovative Merchant
 Solutions. For more information about NetLedger visit the Web site at
 www.netledger.com or call 800-NetLedger. NetLedger has recently won PC
 Magazine Editors' Choice Award, PC World Best Bet, Ziff Davis Smart Business
 MVP 2001 Award, and ASPNews.com Top 20 ASPs Award.
     NOTE:  NetLedger is a trademark of NetLedger, Inc.
 
 

SOURCE NetLedger, Inc.
    SAN MATEO, Calif., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- NetLedger, Inc., the leader in
 Web-based solutions that streamline small businesses and help them succeed,
 today announced the launch of the NetLedger Certified Consultant Program, the
 first and the only certification program in its category available for
 accounting and other business professionals.
     NetLedger designed this program to officially certify accounting and other
 business professionals as NetLedger experts. With the knowledge gained from
 this program, these professionals will be in a more powerful and capable
 position to offer expert advice to their existing and potential clients.
 Moreover, the program will create additional business opportunities by listing
 certified consultants in the NetLedger Consultants Directory on the NetLedger
 Web site.
     To become certified, interested professionals can fill out an online
 application, take an online exam, and become a NetLedger Certified Consultant
 upon successful completion of the exam.
 
     Once certified, they can enjoy these key benefits:
 
     -- Two FREE full-featured NetLedger accounts with up to 5 users for each
        account, including accounting, payroll, online commerce, employee
        access, and CRM
     -- Unlimited single-user NetLedger accounts with accounting and payroll
        for consultants' personal use only (Payroll includes tax tables for all
        50 states)
     -- Introduction to NetLedger Guide
     -- Listing in the NetLedger Certified Consultant Directory -- a directory
        available to all NetLedger users who want local professional assistance
        from the certified experts along with a link from the directory to each
        consultant's Web site
     -- Co-Branded NetLedger edition for consultants' clients
     -- Priority e-mail/phone support exclusive to Certified Consultants
     -- Use of the NetLedger Certified Consultant logo
 
     "The NetLedger Certified Consultant Program is specifically designed to
 help accounting and other small business professionals grow their business.
 They will be able to enhance their consulting practice by recommending a
 complete business management tool, " said Evan Goldberg, president and CEO of
 NetLedger, Inc. "This program benefits both accountants and small business
 expert advisors, who are increasingly migrating their practices online, and
 small business customers, who rely on the expertise of professionals to guide
 them in their use of accounting and small business management technology."
     Florida C.P.A. Mike Block, a prominent QuickBooks specialist
 (www.blocktax.com), commented, "Two-thirds of my clients will use NetLedger
 this year. We will save lots of time, money and aggravation by not having to
 transfer files, stop the work of clients or make them stop their work for us.
 And the Certified Consultant program is just what I need to go out and win new
 business."
     The annual membership is free for the first year for those who apply for
 the NetLedger online exam before May 1, 2001. Effective May 1, the yearly
 membership is $495.00 per individual, with annual renewals of $295.00.
 
     About NetLedger
     Founded in 1998, NetLedger, Inc. is the leader in Web-based solutions that
 streamline small businesses and help them succeed. NetLedger's Web-based
 system includes accounting, payroll, CRM, online commerce, expense reporting,
 customer ordering, credit card processing, bill pay, and employee, customer
 and supplier remote access. NetLedger also provides enhanced, integrated
 solutions to small businesses through its strategic partnerships including
 Yahoo! Inc., Automatic Data Processing Inc., OfficeMax, OneCore.com,
 Stamps.com, New England Business Service, Paytrust, and Innovative Merchant
 Solutions. For more information about NetLedger visit the Web site at
 www.netledger.com or call 800-NetLedger. NetLedger has recently won PC
 Magazine Editors' Choice Award, PC World Best Bet, Ziff Davis Smart Business
 MVP 2001 Award, and ASPNews.com Top 20 ASPs Award.
     NOTE:  NetLedger is a trademark of NetLedger, Inc.
 
 SOURCE  NetLedger, Inc.