Integra Information, a division of MicroBilt Corporation and provider of the largest and most detailed data available to profile the performance of private companies, announced today at the annual AICPA Business Valuation Conference in Austin, TX that its exclusive industry performance data is now being offered through the AICPA Business Valuation and Forensic & Litigation Services Membership Section. The member section features numerous member benefits for CPA Valuation professionals such as access to specialized information, practice aids, industry specific newsletters, marketing help, regulatory insight, networking opportunities, advocacy and strategic partnerships such as the society of appraisers and now the Integra relationship. Integra's unique tools and services of private company financial data that has been added to the member section, provides CPAs with fast and easy access to industry benchmarks, norms, valuation data and risk management tools. Custom features along with this unique private company database that will help CPA's get the answers they need on-demand. Most of Integra's products are derived from the Integra InfoBase. These include Industry Profiler, Comparative Profiler, and Valuation Profiler. Integra's products meet a diverse set of client needs, from basic to comprehensive. With the Integra InfoBase, CPAs and their clients who are business owners have access to the most in-depth and detailed information available on private company financial performance. The financial benchmarks used in Integra's products represent the average financial performance of companies operating in the same industry and within the same sales size range. "We are thrilled to partner with AICPA and meet the needs of their CPA members," states Ken Hill, President of MicroBilt Corporation, parent company to Integra Information. "Their commitment to providing top line resources for CPAs is exceptional. We're privileged to be a part of the AICPA member offerings." "Many of our members require private company and industry information to help them prepare their analysis for their clients," said Stephen Winters, AICPA Director of Specialized Communities and Firm Practice Management. "This partnership with Integra not only meets their need, it helps us provide additional value to the BVFLS membership section through an exclusive discount program." To learn more about the exclusive Integra offering and other benefits as a member of the AICPA BVFLS community, go to www.aicpa.org/BVFLS
. About AICPA:
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (www.aicpa.org) is the national, professional association of CPAs, with approximately 330,000 members, including CPAs in business and industry, public practice, government, and education. It sets ethical standards for the professional and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies; federal, state and local governments; and non-profit organizations. It also develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination. 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. About MicroBilt:
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.