Innovation Awards Announced in Los Angeles

CPA Practice Advisor Honors Productivity-Boosting Technologies

Update (June 6, 2011 - 5:40 PDT): The awards ceremony has now concluded- the full article and list of winners is now online here.


The previous article about the awards is below:

LOS ANGELES – June 3, 2011 – Technologies focused on enhancing the productivity and workflow of public tax and accounting professionals will be honored on Monday, June 6, at a special event during the California Accounting and Business Show & Conference in Los Angeles.

Now in their eighth year, the Awards, sponsored and presented by CPA Practice Advisor (, have come to be a pinnacle of recognition for companies who develop technologies and services for the tax and accounting profession, or whose small business-focused products also extend benefit to their financial advisors.

CPA Practice Advisor is the most trusted practice management and technology resource to the tax and accounting profession, providing in-depth reviews, news, interactive tools, insightful columns, timely features, and examinations of best practices and strategies that help firms achieve greater productivity. The awards will also be announced via Twitter, Facebook and on the magazine’s website and blog.

Previous winners of the Innovation Awards by year:

AccountantsWorld – Accounting Relief
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business – KnowledgeConnect
SmartVault – SmartVault v3
SurePayroll – Mobile Payroll
Thomson Reuters – Practice CS

2009 –, Inc.
Capital Confirmation – CONFIRM Capital Confirmation, Inc.
IntelliConnect – CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business
GruntWorx Pro – Copanion, Inc.
SmartVault – SmartVault Corporation

Copanion – Gruntworx
XCM Solutions – Workflow & Information Automation Software
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business – ProSystem fx Document Email
Thomson Reuters – Engagement CS
Thomson Reuters – PPC SMART e-Practice Aids - Risk Management

SurePrep, LLC – 1040SCAN
Intuit, Inc. – SmartMap
Microsoft – Microsoft Office Accounting Express
Thomson Reuters – Practice CS
BankServ – DepositNow A/R

CCH Tax and Accounting – ProSystem fx Scan
Intuit, Inc. –
Microsoft – Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting 2006
PayCycle, Inc. – 2006 Wholesale Program for Accounting Professionals
Colligo Networks – Colligo Workgroup Edition 4.0

Maxtor – OneTouch II
DoubleSight Displays – Dual Screen Monitors
CCH Tax and Accounting – CCH@Hand
TaxWise – CashWise Card
Thomson Creative Solutions – UltraTax CS 1040 Portals

AccountantsWorld – Payroll Relief AC
CCH Tax and Accounting – ProSystem fx Engagement
Creative Solutions – NetClient Portals
Mirra, Inc. – Mirra Personal Server
Sageworks, Inc. – ProfitCents