He has been named one of the "Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting" by Accounting Today magazine for the past four years and has been recognized by The CPA Practice Advisor magazine as one of the accounting profession's "Top 25 Thought Leaders" for the past two years. Doug consults with dozens of accounting software and hardware developers on product design, marketing, and distribution strategies.
Besides his annual Sleeter Accounting Conference that attracts over 600 Pro Advisors, he is constantly interacting with accounting professionals advising them on how best to help their clients
- CPA Top 25 Thought Leader
- Accounting Today Top 100 most influencial people
- author of over 40 reference books and courseware
Founder and producer of the Annual Sleeter Group Accounting Conference - attracting over 600 participants. His Consultants Network (blog, training etc) influences thousands of QuickBooks ProAdvisors and the millions of small business they work with.
Doug has evolved his passion for small business, technology and accounting into a brand (Sleeter Group) that has influenced thousands of QuickBooks accounting consultants who serve the millions of small businesses. A trainer at heart, he is constantly providing information and venues for the Pro Advisors to learn, improve themselves and better their clients. Now, Doug's passion for cloud computing and what he calls "chunkification" is fueling his efforts to help transform SMB accounting.
Nominated by Grant Wickes