Since 2007 Shoeboxed has been the preferred small business expense tracking solution for over 800,000 users worldwide. The pioneers of cloud-based receipt scanning, Shoeboxed saves people time, money and hassle by turning receipts into an organized, categorized, IRS-accepted archive of secure data. Shoeboxed offers a fully functional free plan, as well as premium plans that include a prepaid mail-in service for physical receipts. Shoeboxed is based in Durham, North Carolina, and has growing offices in both San Francisco, California, and Sydney, Australia.

  • Industry: Financial Services
  • Year Started: 2007
  • Organization Type: For-Profit
  • # of Employees: 50 ( as of Dec 31, 2013)

Taylor Mingos

Founder, CEO & CTO

Taylor Mingos leads the day-to-day operations of Shoeboxed and drives its strategic vision. He is a self proclaimed "serial entrepreneur" who routinely mentors early stage startups and has become a lead influencer in the Triangle area startup community. After spending months creating Shoeboxed’s website and recruiting a team, was launched in July 2007 from Berlin. After that summer, Taylor and the company moved back to Durham, NC - just a few blocks from his alma mater, Duke University.

  • Age: 32
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian

Tobias Walter

Founder, CFO

With extensive experience in investment banking and startup financing, Tobi is responsible for Financing, Legal and HR, and overall Business Planning and Strategy. He worked in Capital Markets for Société Générale in Paris, France and in Mergers & Acquisitions for Morgan Stanley in Frankfurt, Germany. In 2006, Tobi joined studiVZ (now the largest website in Germany) during its founding days and became part of the six person management team of the 180 employee company. As the company’s VP International Markets, Tobi led the site’s roll out to eight foreign markets, leading a team of 60 people and managing a one-digit million Euro budget. He was also intimately involved in the acquisition of studiVZ for €85 million. Tobi studied Economics & Business Administration at top business schools in Germany, France and the US.

  • Age: 32
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian

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