Web host and domain registrar Easyspace
has partnered with online accountants Crunch
with the aim of assisting start up operations. Through the partnership startups will be able to utilize packages that include a domain name, a web hosting account, and financial advice aimed at helping those initiating a new businesses. The partnership will be launched at the ‘Accountancy In The Cloud’ seminar to be held at Google Campus, Bonhill Street, London on Thursday 18 July.
UK-based Easyspace is one of Britain's biggest web hosting companies. Established in 1997, the company caters to over 350,000 customers with a range of hosting and ecommerce solutions. Crunch Accounting is spearheaded by its Managing Director, entrepreneur Darren Fell. Mr. Fell's previous venture was an email marketing firm called Pure360. Crunch is a full service online accounting service for freelancers and smaller businesses which includes accounting software licensed for a fixed monthly fee of £59.50 ($89.99). The system offers invoices and facilitates a company's annual accounts and returns.
"We can provide the critical tools to get a startup business online in the first place, while Crunch has the expert knowledge on how to manage the financial side," explained Easyspace's Managing Director, Sarah Haran. "Together we can provide the best advice and support possible to help lots of exciting new ventures get online and start trading successfully."
"We’re taking on more and more startups every day, so it seemed logical to find the very best technology partner to go alongside our financial and tax expertise," added Darren Fell. " A website and an accountant are two absolute business essentials, so we’ve put together the best possible package."That's an innovative partnership - web hosts and an online accountant. Are you aware of any other partnerships that are equally as innovative? Let us know the details. Add your comments below.