Michelle Long, CPA, MBA
Long for Success LLC
Michelle is an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and has a unique relationship with Intuit (the company that owns QuickBooks) as an international trainer, consultant for product development and marketing and author of numerous courses for Intuit Academy.
Michelle was named one of 10 Women who Inspire a Profession by Accounting Today and a Financial Services Champion of the Year by the SBA. She has been mentioned in the New York Times, Inc.com, Business Week, Investor’s Business Daily, WebCPA and more.
Since 2000, Michelle has taught hundreds of seminars to thousands of people about QuickBooks for local Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) and others. She has recorded QuickBooks training courses (for online, DVD and an iPad app) and been a guest speaker for Office Depot’s Web Cafe multiple times. Michelle provides QuickBooks help, training and consulting for QuickBooks users and accounting professionals nationwide.
Hector Garcia, CPA.CITP, CGMA
Quick Bookkeeping & Accounting LLC
Hector is a CPA practicing as an Accountant and QuickBooks Trainer/Consultant in Miami, FL for his own firm Quick Bookkeeping & Accounting LLC. Before working in public accounting, Hector worked in several accounting & financial departments of past fortune 500 companies such as: Best Buy, Circuit City, Bank of America, and Wells Fargo. Hector’s passion is in Training; and it comes from his successful career in which he applied his personal philosophy of continuous learning and sharing experiences with co-workers. Currently, Hector teaches QuickBooks, and Excel in his Doral ,FL training center almost every weekend. Hector is married with 3 children, lives in Weston, FL. Hector is Fluent in Spanish and English.
His Education includes: Masters of Science in Taxation, Masters of Science in Finance, and an Graduate Degree in Accounting. Some of his certifications & accolades include: Certified Public Accountant in FL, Certified Advanced QuickBooks ProAdvisor, Member of Intuit Trainer/Writer Network, Intuit Premier Reseller, Approved NASBA CPE Provider (for CPA’s) in 2011.
Hector enjoys spending time with the family, playing golf, cooking/eating, and bragging about his Guacamole Recipe.
Hector and Michelle have very different personalities and professional practices, but they do have one thing in common, they are both very passionate about QuickBooks and helping others use it to the maximum potential. They worked together on January 2014 on Intuit’s Cloud Tour where they got the idea to develop this webinar series together debuting in Fall 2014.
San Jose, CA 2014 @ QBConnect
New Orleans, LA 2015 @ Scaling New Heights
Ft Lauderdale & Tampa Bay, FL 2015 @ Intuit Cloud Tour
Las Vegas, NV 2015 @ SleeterCon
Orlando, FL 2016 @ Intuit QuickBooks Online Cert. Prep. Tour