Strengthens Core B2B Business Model and Launches New ZoomInfo Free Consumer Search
Mar. 21, 2005 - CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Eliyon Technologies Corporation today became Zoom Information, Inc. (www.zoominfo.com), the search engine that extracts and summarizes people information. Zoom Information and its product name, ZoomInfo, were chosen to describe the capability they deliver for users to "Zoom-In" on information about people using a summarization search engine, which currently includes summaries of 25 million people. ZoomInfo's people summaries include work history, education and other information, all compiled from pages from multiple sources across the Web.
"ZoomInfo allows people to "Zoom-In" on people information quickly. Any time a user is looking for some background data to warm up a sales call or prepare for a meeting, ZoomInfo is the easiest way to get a comprehensive summary," said Jonathan Stern, founder and CEO of Zoom Information.
In a separate release today, Zoom Information announced the launch of a new free product for consumers that allows searching by name, company, university or Web site (25 Million Searchable Summaries of People Information, New ZoomInfo). The company generates consistent triple-digit revenue growth and positive cash flow from sales of its enterprise level subscription products. ZoomInfo's subscription products have become a premier source of candidate information in the recruiting industry and will continue to fund the company's growth as it launches the ZoomInfo brand to both business and consumer audiences.
ZoomInfo is re-defining how businesspeople connect with opportunities that drive business growth. Founded in 2000, ZoomInfo is the only business information provider with continuously updated, multi-sourced, highly relevant business information and unrivalled tools to quickly pinpoint contacts and accelerate success. Built on proprietary and patented Web crawling and community-contributed content — with intelligent matching and profile-creating technologies — the ZoomInfo™ Database currently spans 5 million businesses and 50 million employees. It is at the heart of all ZoomInfo applications including: ZoomInfo™ Directory, its popular free website where businesspeople manage their own profiles and search for companies and employees; ZoomInfo™ Pro, the company's flagship software-as-a-service offering, providing the most advanced searching capabilities on the market; and ZoomInfo™ Enterprise Solutions, which include customized data and integration with customer software applications.
ZoomInfo serves millions of businesspeople from start-ups to blue-chip companies (including leading brands such as Amazon, Microsoft, Time Warner, Wal-Mart, Yahoo! and the top U.S. recruiting firms), For more information, go to www.zoominfo.com or call (866) 904-9666. Follow ZoomInfo on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and the "Follow the Lead" blog (followthelead.zoominfo.com).
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