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MiamiTech Startup Spotlight for Small Businesses: Xendoo Delivers the Numbers and Peace of Mind

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 Start-ups

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 and more highlights from the daylong visit

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.

Entrepreneur Weekly: Dr. Hamilton and Lil Roberts

February 9, 2019

Walk the Ledge, Spark Curiosity, and Unlock Your Potential: Entrepreneurs are not born overnight, in fact, for some people their potential is hidden deep within and must be dug out.

The Rise of Miami

February 1, 2019

AOL Co-founder and Revolution Chairman & CEO Steve Case announced that Miami will be part of the 2019 Rise of the Rest Tour. This is a big deal for South Florida and are incredibly excited for what it means for our hometown and our entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Start Up Guide Miami

November 16, 2019

In partnership with the Knight Foundation, Startup.Miami was created to become your guide to Miami’s entrepreneurial community. Explore the companies that are making Miami more of a place where ideas are built.

2019 Best Tech Startups in Fort Lauderdale

November 6, 2018

The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to: Revenue potential, Leadership team, Brand/product traction & Competitive landscape.

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Florida Trend Magazine

May 29, 2018

Serial entrepreneur Lil Roberts and CPA Steve Gelley founded Fort Lauderdale startup Xendoo to provide accounting and bookkeeping services to small-business owners underserved by CPAs. “We like to be known as a technology company that happens to be in the accounting space,” Roberts says of the cloud-based company.

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South Florida Fintech Company Wins Emerge

April 30, 2018

eMerge Americas is an internationally recognized technology conference connecting best-in-class innovations from North America, Latin America and Europe. The competition featured over 110 tech companies from around the world.

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Fort Lauderdale accounting company wins eMerge competition

April 25, 2018

The first-place price, which includes help from Google software architects and other experts, is “life-changing,” said Xendoo co-founder Lillian Roberts. Xendoo also was invited into Silicon Valley investor Jason Calacanis’ incubator and given a $100,000 investment, Roberts said.

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eMerge Americas features soccer-playing robots and other innovations

April 24, 2018

Lillian Roberts, co-founder of Xendoo, a technology-based accounting service based in Fort Lauderdale, on Monday was openly practicing her pitch for the competition.

CNBC’s ‘The Job Interview’ Features Xendoo Looking for Their Next A-List Hire

November 09, 2017

“We welcomed this opportunity to educate small businesses and job seekers on how to put their best foot forward during a job interview. Xendoo looks for A players and we found the right addition to our team.” – Lillian Roberts, Co-Founder, Xendoo – Smart Innovative Accounting

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What’s in your Closet could Determine whether you get that New Job

October 31, 2017

For Lil Roberts, co-founder of accounting and bookkeeping company Xendoo, a question like “What does your closet look like?” can make or break a potential employee.

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Xero Gold Partner Xendoo to feature on CNBC’s ‘The Job Interview’

October 26, 2017

A growing Xero Gold partner, when they were offered the opportunity to feature their all-important process on the premiere episode of CNBC’s The Job Interview, they jumped at the chance. We asked Xendoo co-founder, Lil Roberts, about the key traits she looks for when making a decision on a potential new-hire…

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Land that Job with Tips from Experts on CNBC’s ‘The Job Interview’

November 04, 2017

When Lillian Roberts, Co-Founder of Xendoo, asked job hunters to prioritize “praise, financial compensation and accomplishment,” she was looking for them to say “accomplishment, financial and praise.” Putting money first is a no-no, she said.