Chair of The Board and Co-Founder
Mike is the co-founder of FreshBooks, the #1 accounting software in the cloud, designed exclusively for freelancers and growing service-based business owners. Built-in 2003 after he accidentally saved over an invoice, Mike spent 3.5 years growing FreshBooks from his parents’ basement. Since then, over 30 million people have used FreshBooks to save time billing, and collect billions of dollars. A lover of the outdoors, Mike has been bitten so many times it’s rumored he’s the first human to have developed immunity to mosquitoes.
Chief Customer Officer and Interim Co-CEO
As Chief Customer Officer and Interim Co-CEO, Mara leads FreshBooks with a strategic, customer-centric approach. Formerly an executive in the telecommunications industry, Mara brings a powerful blend of data-driven insight, technical skill, and business operations expertise to FreshBooks. One of IBM’s Global Women Leaders in AI, Mara holds an engineering degree in Applied Mathematics and Chemical Engineering, as well as an MBA. Mara is at her happiest in a canoe at the lake with her family.
Chief Financial and Administrative Officer and Interim Co-CEO
Wayne has 40+ years of global finance experience, serving both as CFO at public and private companies, as well as a senior partner with PwC. As Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, and Interim Co-CEO with Mara Reiff, Wayne supports strategic leadership and fiscal stewardship at FreshBooks. Wayne is a graduate of The University of Alabama. He enjoys spending time with his family, as well as many outdoor activities.
Chief Product and Technology Officer
Stefano is a true global citizen. Hailing from Italy, with a 10-year stop in Canada, Stefano now leads the FreshBooks Product and Technology teams from our Toronto office, where he brings vision, perspective, and a wild roster of experience to the FreshBooks team. Coding since age 8, Stefano holds an advanced degree in software engineering. His resume includes work as a firefighter and EMT, and roles as FreshBooks’ VP of Engineering, as an executive consultant, and as a founder of multiple startups. Truly customer- and team-obsessed, Stefano’s mission is to continuously innovate and focus on a shared product vision that drives all his efforts. In his happiest place, you can find him diving, climbing, coaching the next generation of ski champions, racing motorcycles, and having fun trying to keep up with his 3 young children.
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WHY BUSINESS OWNERS LOVE FRESHBOOKS
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