Delight at ‘Most Valued Professional’ award

Posted: 7th March 2016

By: WiRE Team

Sharon Pocock, of Herefordshire accountants Kinder Pocock, is delighted to have won ‘Sharonat Xerocon London 2016. Sharon’s firm were also finalists for the second year running in the 100% Xero award.

Xerocon, the innovative accountancy conference for over 1,400 leaders in Cloud accounting, took place on 9-10 February and featured Rod Drury, CEO of Xero and other inspirational speakers including Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE, Dave Coplin of Microsoft, Dale Murray CBE and Jonathan MacDonald.

At the same time, some of the most forward-thinking accountants also shared their experiences and Sharon joined the panel on the main stage to discuss “Future-Proofing Your Practice”.

Gary Turner, Managing Director of Xero said “Sharon’s natural enthusiasm for great client service, together with her use of new technology to enable her clients to maximise their potential, is something that we are delighted to recognise with this award. She has also been a highly valuable source of customer insights for us, enabling us to tune and improve Xero for the benefit of all our customers”.

Sharon said “I am incredibly proud to have won Most Valued Professional at Xerocon. This truly reflects our passionate commitment to technology and using it to work with our clients as efficiently and proactively as possible. With cloud solutions such as Xero software, we have more insight into our clients’ businesses and can provide refreshingly different ways to do business online. We’re making our clients’ lives easier and freeing up their time to focus on doing what they love”.

Furthermore, this prize completes a trio of recent wins for the firm – Kinder Pocock were Winners of the Practice Excellence Awards 2015: Practice Growth of the Year and Winners of the Finance Award 2015: Excellence in Accounting Practices – Herefordshire.

The refreshingly different firm continue to expand with the addition of two new members of staff and are continually endeavouring to evolve their services. Sharon and her team are also delivering a series of informal client events, the next one being “Leap into Workplace Pensions – A Really Useful Guide” on 29th February 2016.

Kinder Pocock are a unique, contemporary firm of accountants based in Herefordshire, but advising passionate business owners and entrepreneurs all over the country. With a growing national reputation, as Xero Gold Partners and with Sharon on the Xero Partner Advisory Council, the team dispel the myth that accountants and tax advisors are stuffy, grey-suited or intimidating! The approachable team provide efficient finance, accounting and business advice.

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For further information on this press release contact Sharon Pocock, Kinder Pocock, 01432 273400