Mike McDerment

Co-Founder and CEO, Freshbooks

Mike is the co-founder and CEO of FreshBooks, the world’s #1 cloud accounting software for self-employed professionals. Built in 2003 after he accidentally saved over an invoice, Mike spent 3.5 years growing FreshBooks from his parents’ basement. Since then, over 10 million people have used FreshBooks to save time billing, and collect billions of dollars. Since the basement days, FreshBooks has scaled to almost 300 employees and is consistently recognized as one of Canada’s best places to work.

Twitter – @MikeMcDerment

Past Appearances

In the Workplace: January 28, 2016

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Frank McAndrew (Professor of Psychology, Knox College) and Mike McDerment (Co-Founder and CEO, Freshbooks) on the Thursday, January 28, 2016 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 28, 2016


On Wharton Business Radio

Work and Life: June 11, 2019 Episode Featured ImageWork and Life: June 11, 2019

Host Stew Friedman is joined by Mike McDerment (Co-Founder and CEO, Freshbooks) on the Tuesday, June 11, 2019 edition of Work and Life.

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