At the Microsoft Small Business Community Blog, Eric Ligman, the Microsoft US Senior Manager for Small Business Community Engagement previews the Launch Event on September 7:
Partners, here’s a great opportunity for you to invite your customers into your office for a “Launch day” event! View the webcast, show off your site and services, connect with local CPAs, etc.
You are invited to view the streaming video webcast of the launch event for Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting 2006 and Microsoft Office Small Business Management Edition 2006. Find out more about these powerful financial management solutions and how they can empower and enable small businesses. These solutions bring the ease of use of Microsoft Office to accounting, offering great Office integration and advanced management functionality. Join Bill Gates, Chairman and Chief Software Architect, and others as they welcome and demonstrate these exciting new products.
More by following the link. Mary Jo Foley notes that Intuit Preempts Microsoft SBA Launch by rolling out QuickBooks 2006 on Wednesday.