Integra Industry Data to Be Offered on New Entrepreneurs Section on Forbes.com
Kennesaw, GA – Oct 19th, 2005 – Integra Information announced today that its exclusive industry performance data is now being offered on the new Entrepreneurs section on Forbes.com, www.forbes.com/entrepreneurs. The Integra data allows readers to assess private company performance and industry information free of charge. It is accessible from the Entrepreneurs section homepage in a special module called "Entrepreneurs Toolkit."
The "Entrepreneurs Toolkit" features Integra tools such as the Cash Manager, Industry Snapshot, Industry Scoreboard and Industry Overview. These interactive tools help business owners gain valuable insight into the performance of their business as compared to their peer group. The Cash Manager helps a business understand whether they have enough cash to support their growth objectives. The Industry Overview research reports provide critical competitive industry information including size and scope, key players, relevant government issues as well as financial forecast. While most of the data is free of charge, there are also a variety of reports available to Forbes.com users on a pay-per-view basis.
"We are thrilled to partner with Forbes.com in their newest web section designed for Entrepreneurs", states Ken Hill, President of MicroBilt Corporation, parent company to Integra Information. "Their business presence and commitment to providing top line resources for business owners to grow their business will only further enhance our ability to expand our reach through new distribution channels."
"By offering Integra competitive data, Forbes.com users can access all the information they need to make immediate and long term business decisions. We are pleased to partner with Integra in providing this valuable service," said Mike Smith, General Manager, Forbes.com.
About Integra Information:
Founded in 1995, Integra Information, a division of MicroBilt Corporation provides knowledge-based analytical tools and information services to the nation's leading professional and financial services firms serving privately held businesses. Integra Information is the foremost authority on all information pertaining to the industry financial performance of privately held businesses. The company is also a leading provider of Web-based management tools to help entrepreneurs make critical decisions.
MicroBilt, a division of Bristol Investments, Ltd., is the leader in credit bureau data access and retrieval, providing credit, collection and data sources. MicroBilt is certified through and provides interfaces with the three consumer bureaus, Equifax (NYSE: EFX), Experian (London Stock Exchange: GUS) and Trans Union and the two commercial bureaus, D&B and Experian Business as well as eFunds Corporation (NYSE: EFD) and Choicepoint (NYSE: CPS). This data access is available via the Internet at creditcommander.microbilt.com, a systems integration tool kit, dedicated terminals and dial-up software. The company also enables web sites to enhance their content offerings by delivering a CreditCommander.com private label site to their established online communities. Credit related insurance services are offered through MicroBilt’s licensed insurance group, MicroBilt Assurance Corp. Private company information along with knowledge-based analytical tools and information services is available through Integra Information, a division of MicroBilt. MicroBilt maintains offices in Georgia and New Jersey. For more information, please contact MicroBilt Corporation, 1640 Airport Road, Suite 115, Kennesaw, GA, 30144 or www.MicroBilt.com. Telephone: 1-800-884-4747.