Category: News


Thoughts on growing a business, raising money, getting the word out,
and increasing profits. Plus, ZipBooks news!

  • ZipBooks Scholarship Program Application Details for Fall 2018 Announced

    Posted 5 months ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    The ZipBooks Scholarship Program (ZSP) is now accepting applications! The ZSP supports development of promising students enrolled in higher education, and seeks to supplement career exploration independently with a scholarship of $500 per student. Who should apply? ZSP applicants should have a track record of academic success. The ZSP eligibility conditions are structured to encourage applicants who may be […]

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  • ZipBooks Launches New Accounting App With Focus on Maturing Businesses

    Posted 6 months ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    Lehi,UT—Lehi-based ZipBooks announced the accounting software startup has officially released a new version of its popular accounting software to its web and native iPhone apps. This revamped version leverages ZipBooks’ rich accounting data to understand best practices of successful businesses, and allows ZipBooks to provide intelligence and insights that help users make even better financial […]

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  • ZipBooks Awarded $100K from Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

    Posted 8 months ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    LEHI, UT (Jan. 19, 2017)—Lehi-based ZipBooks and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) announced the accounting software startup will receive a $100,000 economic grant as a part of GOED’s Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program (TCIP). The purpose of the TCIP grant is to help companies secure funding at critical points in their commercialization lifecycle […]

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  • ZipBooks Ranks No. 1 on G2 Crowd’s 2016 Top 50 SMB Software Product List

    Posted 1 year ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    Lehi, UT — G2 Crowd recently announced that ZipBooks tops their 2016 Top 50 Small-Business Software Products list. G2 Crowd puts out the annual list to showcase software that small-business users have rated highly, based on customer satisfaction score. Marty Duffy is Director of Research at G2 Crowd and heads the effort to compile the […]

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  • ZipBooks Raises $2M in Seed Funding, Taps Leadership from InsideSales.com

    Posted 1 year ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    Lehi, UT, July 19, 2016 – ZipBooks, a Utah-based accounting software startup, today announced it raised a $2 million seed round led by Peak Ventures, with participation from Pelion Venture Partners, Liquid 2 Ventures and angel investors. ZipBooks also announced the appointment of Jaren Nichols as Chief Revenue Officer. “This investment represents an exciting step […]

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  • ZipBooks Featured in the Google Apps Marketplace New & Notable Section

    Posted 1 year ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    LEHI, UT — June 29, 2016 – Google recently announced that ZipBooks is being featured in the Google Apps Marketplace New & Notable section in June. The program is designed to help Google customers discover solutions that work best with their existing productivity tools and to find apps they can trust, such as ZipBooks’ free […]

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  • ZipBooks Launches First Accounting iPhone app with Seamless Invoice Financing

    Posted 1 year ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    ZipBooks’ free iPhone app increases small business access to short-term capital. Fintech startup challenges the subscription-based business model for accounting software. Lehi, UT, April 25, 2016 — ZipBooks today announced the availability of the first ever accounting iPhone app with on-the-go invoice financing for small businesses. Compatible with any iPhone running iOS 9, ZipBooks’ free […]

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  • ZipBooks Launches Free Accounting Software for Small Businesses

    Posted 2 years ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    Lehi, UT — ZipBooks is the only free accounting software to provide invoice financing, automatic credit card recurring billing and integrated time tracking. They are the newest addition to a growing number of VC-backed FinTech startups. “None of the existing small business accounting solutions out there are solving the most important problem for small businesses—managing […]

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  • ZipBooks Gives Small Businesses A One-Stop Shop For Accounting and Cash Flow Management

    Posted 2 years ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    For startups and small businesses, keeping the books and managing cash flow can be a major headache. In the early stages of business development, bookkeeping responsibilities fall to one of the founders, who have to either engage a part-time bookkeeper or manage the finances themselves. It’s time consuming and distracts away from their core competencies, […]

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  • ZipBooks Raises $300K in “Pre-Seed” Funding from Peak Ventures

    Posted 2 years ago in News
    by Brad Hanks

    Lehi, UT — ZipBooks is getting traction in the highly competitive landscape of accounting software after securing a $300K micro investment led by Utah-based Peak Ventures and with participation from active angel investors in the region. ZipBooks is a free small business accounting software platform that provides access to working capital in the form of […]

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