Trevor Black

Over 17 years ecommerce experience. Grew self funded startup company to profitability and sale. Passion for new vertical markets and new business opportunities.

For those with kids you are probably familiar with the children's book "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie". For those who aren't I'll try to keep my summary shorter than the book itself. When you give a mouse a cookie he is going to want a glass a milk and when you give him a glass of milk he is going to want... and so on. (Wikipedia article). As a software company, our parallel to the mouse is our customer and the cookie is some feature of our software. For Comecero it is invoicing. We created a module…

This year I was privileged to attend the largest FinTech conference in the world. It is called Money 20/20 and is located in the heart of the desert - Las Vegas, NV. It is attended by large tech companies like Google and Amazon as well as banks such as Chase and Bank of America and rounded off by smaller companies such as Divvy and Comecero. The larger companies host meeting rooms where they can meet and network, educational sessions are held on multiple floors of the Sands Convention Center, and a vast exhibit hall allows hundreds of companies to put…

We’ve been looking for a blogging platform for a while. WordPress seems to be the go-to option, but I confess a bit of resistance on my part. WordPress always feels so… heavy. When I saw an article on TechCrunch about Postleaf, it piqued my interest. It promised a lightweight, elegant approach with simple inline editing. I thought I’d give it a try. Perhaps a little background. I hate servers. Well, not really. We just have so many of them and they all require a measure of care and feeding. At Comecero, we believe strongly in “separation of duties” and as…