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Bookkeeping is a headache. For Lauderdale-based Xendoo seeks to provide relief

August 12, 2019

“We’re changing [bookkeeping] from being a horrible, frustrating, difficult experience to an experience for the small business owner that is useful as a tool to build a business,” she said. Roberts is no stranger to bookkeeping for a small business, as she has built and exited several businesses over the years.

Ventures Roundup: 3 questions with Xendoo’s CEO

July 5, 2019

Xendoo, a cloud-based accounting platform for small businesses, is in the midst of a funding round expected to close this month. When Roberts spoke to the Business Journal in late June, she’d drummed up $2.1 million toward its $3.5 million target. If Xendoo hits that goal, its total funding would be $4.8 million.

Steve Case on Rise of the Rest 8 Tour

May 29, 2019

In this episode, host Frank Gruber talks with the AOL founder about what he gleaned from those latest tour stops, as well as Rise of the Rest’s overall mission to be a catalyst for those entrepreneurs and startups that aren’t getting attention from mainstream media and coastal venture capitalists.

MiamiTech Spotlight: Xendoo

May 29, 2019

Lil Roberts owned a number of small businesses in South Florida, from a systems integration business to print manufacturing to a product business. In all of them, “I always felt the pain as a small business owner that you couldn’t get your numbers when you needed them from the accounting industry.” It wasn’t the CPA’s fault, she said, the industry just didn’t adapt to new technology.

Fintech Founder Takes Another Big Win for Women-Run Companies

May 13, 2019

Lil Roberts, Founder and CEO of Xendoo, a South Florida-based tech company, has won Miami’s Rise of the Rest Pitch competition with a prize of $100,000 and a spot in the elite Revolution Fund. As one of 8 finalist out of 540 Florida applicants, Roberts is “thrilled to represent South Florida and women-led tech companies.” Xendoo is no stranger to the winning stage…

Broward startup wins $100,000 from Rise of the Rest

May 3, 2019

Lillian Roberts, the serial entrepreneur behind Xendoo, has conquered another high-profile pitch competition — this one led by Steve Case, the former CEO of America Online. She won $100,000 for her accounting services technology startup from the Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, which brought its bus tour to the Sunshine State for the first time this week to hear pitches from local founders.

Xendoo wins Rise of the Rest $100K pitch competition

May 2, 2019

Miami is “poised for takeoff” as a global startup city as long as everyone doubles down and continues making the entrepreneurial ecosystem a priority, said Revolution’s Steve Case on Thursday, as the bright red “Rise of the Rest” bus rolled through town on Thursday.

These South Florida startups will compete for an investment from Rise of the Rest

April 2, 2019

It’s the first time the fund, backed by AOL co-founder Steve Case and Washington D.C.-based venture capital firm Revolution, will make stops in Florida during its bus tour. On the tour’s May 2 stop, these Miami-based startups will compete.

Announcing the Rise of the Rest 8.0 Finalists

April 2, 2019

In a few weeks, the Rise of the Rest Road Trip heads to Florida and Puerto Rico! The bus is hitting the road from April 29 to May 3 to make stops in Orlando, Tampa Bay, Miami, and the Space Coast, a set of counties on Florida’s east coast.

Xendoo, The Small Businesses’ Partner to Financial Success

March 7, 2019

Bold Business recently had the opportunity to interview Xendoo founder Lil Roberts at the 2019 Synapse Summit.