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About Grant Kimball

Grant Kimball is currently serving as vice president, partner relations and is one of the founders of Fishbowl. Grant joined the original Fishbowl team in 2001 and has filled many roles in, or related to, sales. Previous to his current role, he was vice president of sales and marketing. Grant brings 24 years of sales experience to Fishbowl, primarily in technology-related fields. In 2003, Grant helped steer Fishbowl towards integration with QuickBooks, the popular accounting package from Intuit Corporation. Since 2003, Fishbowl has focused on this relationship and is currently the #1-requested add-on software solution for QuickBooks users out of approximately 300 software packages. Besides the relationship with Intuit, Grant is also responsible for developing Fishbowl’s growing resellers program, which he is currently managing, and now accounts for over 20% of Fishbowl’s total sales. Grant earned a Master’s in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from Brigham Young University and a Bachelor’s in Operations Management from Cal Poly, Pomona.

Fishbowl’s False Starts on the Way to Its Current Success

He are some of the odd events, screw-ups, and misguided sales, marketing, and development efforts in Fishbowl’s history. Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl? Teaching Kids About Wind and Solar Power

KidWind has developed an advanced curriculum to assist teachers in the classroom with lessons, competitions, and suggestions for getting students involved. Continue reading

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The Fishbowl Marketplace: It’s Good to Have Friends

It’s a great idea to build an ecosystem of add-on products around a popular product, such as QuickBooks and Fishbowl Inventory. Continue reading

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Fishbowl and Entrepreneurs: A Perfect Match

Fishbowl Inventory is the perfect software for any would-be entrepreneur to learn. Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl? Tracking Inventory for Mendingshed.com

MendingShed.com saw a big improvement in their inventory management when they started using Fishbowl Inventory. Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl: How About a Nice Cup of Tea?

Teas Etc. is the first female-owned company to win the World Tea Championship Tea Sampler, and it uses Fishbowl Inventory for its inventory needs. Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl? Warehousing and the Consumption Model

What do a live-in mental healthcare facility, a river barge towing company, and a science summer camp have in common? They are happy Fishbowl customers! Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl? Firearms Manufacturers and Resellers

Fishbowl Inventory works well for firearm manufacturers and retailers because it helps them track guns, ammunition, and other hardware in compliance with government regulations. Continue reading

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To All Fishbowl Consultants and Customers…

Did you know that if you recommend a business to Fishbowl and they purchase our software, we will pay you an average finder’s fee of $1300 per sale? Continue reading

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Where’s Fishbowl? To Boldly Go Where No Fishbowl Has Gone Before

Do Fishbowl customers have a direct connection to the Mars rover or any other space-related mission? Let’s find out! Continue reading

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