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Volume 4, Issue 11 | November 26, 2008

Featured Article

Your Business Card, Your Brand

Your Business Card, Your Brand
by ServeNow.com/PInow.com Staff

Your business card is one of the most basic, but most effective forms of marketing and branding your company. With the sheer amount of business cards that are distributed today, it is more important than ever before to set your company apart from the rest. Learn what should and shouldn't be on your business card.

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Join the Process Server and Private Investigator Communities!

Join the Process Server and Private Investigator Communities!

Join the new online Process Server Networking Community, and PI Networking Community brought to you by ServeNow.com and PInow.com! Both are FREE to join, easy to use, and a great way to stay up-to-date with what's going on in the industries!

Members can create their own profile pages; upload videos, photos, and music; contribute to the blog; and participate in discussions aimed at the process serving and investigation worlds. Get to know fellow professionals with this great new social networking site.


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Customer Testimonials
What are ServeNow.com and PInow.com advertisers saying?

ServeNow.com Testimonials
If you are interested in learning more about joining ServeNow.com click here for more information or contact us at (877) 737-8366.

"I was aware of the Internet, but had no idea how much this could help my business. ServeNow.com is the internet leader in marketing for our industry! I don't have to do any leg work as far as sales. I just answer my phone. It's very inexpensive for what I'm getting compared to other directories."

 Arthur B. Cirillo
 ABC Process Service, Inc.
 Dallas, TX

"I have received a minimum of four to five times the return on my advertising dollars spent with ServeNow.com each month. Outside of the great results, I have been contacted by legal professionals from all over the country, as well as Canada. Now in my third year, I plan on being with ServeNow.com for a long time."

 Alberto Sanchez
 Bexar County Court Services
 San Antonio, TX

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PInow.com Testimonials
If you are interested in learning more about joining PInow.com click here for more information or contact us at (888) 997-4669.

"I currently advertise in three counties with PInow.com and I have received calls and new cases from clients in North Carolina, New York, New Jersey and Florida, as well as a case originating in Saudi Arabia. Their marketing has made it easy for clients all across the country and the world to find me."

 Charles Williams
 HDI Investigation & Executive Protection Service, Inc.
 Troy, NY

"My advertising with PInow.com has been a great way for me to grow my business. I am receiving a lot of out of state calls from clients and I have had to add investigators to keep up with the demand! I look forward to a lifelong relationship with PInow.com."

 Jeffrey Smith
 Armfield Investigations
 Yukon, OK

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Government Contracts
Government Contracts: RFP's for Investigators and Process Servers

State and government contracts can provide process servers and investigators with steady, recurring revenue. Many ServeNow.com and PInow.com advertisers have been awarded contracts such as these as a result of being listed with us.

Government agencies advertise RFP's (request for proposal) for these contracts. As a free service to you, we provide the details of these contracts as they become available.

Would you like to be notified of Government Contract RFP's as they become available? If so, please join the following groups:

Current Process Serving & Investigative Bid Opportunities

Process Serving
Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Hendry, and Glade Counties, Florida
Agency: Department of Children and Families, SunCoast Region
Description: The Department of Children and Families, SunCoast Region is in need of qualified server of process services. The Circuit 20 Office of Children's Legal Services is in need of locating and serving parents, witnesses and other parties with summons, subpoenas and other documents pertaining to family legal matters. The selected server of process will provide services under a contract designed to keep this centralized with one provider within Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Hendry and Glade Counties.
Bid Due Date: December 1, 2008
» Click Here for full details (Requires ServeNow.com Yahoo! Group Membership. It's FREE.)

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Article Archives
ServeReport Exclusives

The following articles, written specifically for the process serving and investigation industry, were featured in previous issues of the ServeReport.

 
Business
News Item Preparing Your Business for Sale (Sep. 2008)
News Item Why Offer Process Serving? (Aug. 2008)
News Item Six Ways to Run Your Business More Efficiently (Jul. 2008)
News Item When Hiring a Full-Time Employee is Not an Option (Jun. 2008)
News Item Roadmap to Success: Paula Ashcraft's Growth and Sale of Her Business (May. 2008)
News Item Ways to Recession-Proof Your Process Serving or Investigation Business (Apr. 2008)
News Item New ServeNow.com Launches (Apr. 2008)
News Item Monetizing Your Phone Calls (Mar. 2008)
News Item Delegation: The Successful Business' Secret Weapon (Feb. 2008)
News Item 5 Resolutions for Your Business in 2008 (Jan. 2008)
News Item A Look Back at the Most Interesting Cases From 2007 (Jan. 2008)
News Item How to Hire Process Servers or Private Investigators (Dec. 2007)
News Item When Should Process Servers and Investigators Hire (Nov. 2007)
 
Data Providers
News Item Choosing and Using Data Providers (Jun. 2007)
News Item An Easy Source of Additional Revenue for Servers (Jun. 2007)
 
Government Contracts and RFPs
News Item The Benefits of Securing Government Contracts (Aug. 2006)
News Item Determining Which Contracts are Right for You (Aug. 2006)
News Item Responding to a Request for Proposal (Aug. 2006)
 
Insurance
News Item Know What's in Your Insurance Policy (Nov. 2005)
News Item Investigator & Process Server Insurance Primer (Sep. 2005)
 
Marketing
News Item Five Tips to Try When Your Website Isn't Ranking (Oct. 2008)
News Item 500 New Potential Clients Per Year (Oct. 2007)
News Item Referrals: The Power of Word-of-Mouth Marketing (Sep. 2007)
News Item Don't Let Another Process Server or Investigator Steal Your Name! (Aug. 2007)
News Item Why Join Your State Associations? (Aug. 2007)
News Item 15 Ways to Grow Your Business in 2007 (Dec. 2006)
News Item Marketing Effectiveness for Process Servers & Investigators (Jan. 2006)
News Item Growing Your Process Serving and Investigation Business (Feb. 2005)
 
Software
News Item Analyzing Process Server Software Functionality (Jul. 2008)
News Item Process Server Software: Benefits and Options (Jul. 2005)

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Upcoming Industry Events

Below you will find a list of upcoming industry events. For detailed information, please click on the links below.

The Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation Seminar
Phoenix, AZ | December 2-5, 2008
FAPPS Annual Convention
Orlando, FL | March 26-29, 2009

If you have information on upcoming events or have articles you would like to contribute to the ServeReport please email us at [email protected] or call (877) 737-8366

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Member Badges
ServeNow.com & PInow.com Member Badges

The ServeNow.com and PInow.com Member badges were created for advertising members to place on their home page. Thousands of legal professionals use ServeNow.com and PInow.com on a daily basis to find process servers and investigators. These brands are synonymous with process serving and investigation services - displaying these graphics on your site can lend credibility to your business.

Please visit the links below for the HTML code to place the following icons on your site.

ServeNow.com Member Badge PInow.com Member Badge
PInow.com Investigator Badge
  
ProcessServers.com Member Badge
 

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Newest Members
New ServeNow.com and PInow.com Members

If would like more information on joining the web's most visited and most trusted resources for finding process servers and investigators call us at (877) 737-8366 or visit us online.

Below you will find a list of our newest members.
(sn) = ServeNow.com Members
(pn) = PInow.com Members
(ps) = ProcessServers.com Members

 
Alabama
Christine's Service and Investigations (sn) Tuscaloosa, AL
Insight Investigations, LLC. (sn) Birmingham, AL
 
Arkansas
Attorney's Services Inc. (pn) Little Rock, AR
True Grit Investigations (pn) Greenland, AR
 
California
A-1 Budget Process Service (sn,ps) Porterville, CA
Oaks Investigative Services (pn) Woodbridge, CA
 
Colorado
Colorado Pro Serve (sn) Aurora, CO
 
Connecticut
S.I.S. Surveillance Investigation Services, LLC. (pn) Newington, CT
 
Florida
AllAmerica Investigations Inc (pn) Miramar, FL
Brevard Process Servers, Inc. (ps) Melbourne, FL
Byrd Agency (ps) Punta Gorda, FL
Sylvia's Process & Investigative Services, LLC. (ps) Tampa, FL
 
Illinois
PII, Inc. of Olney (sn) Olney, IL
 
Louisiana
Tracy Ambrose Investigations (pn) Choudrant, LA
 
Maryland
You Got Served, LLC. (sn) Frederick, MD
 
Michigan
Tinman Civil Process, LLC. (sn) Temperance, MI
 
Minnesota
Metro Legal Services, Inc. (sn) Minneapolis, MN
 
Mississippi
Accurate Investigations (pn) Lawrence, MS
Covert Investigations MS (pn) Pascagoula, MS
Spell Investigations, LLC. (sn) Hazlehurst, MS
 
Missouri
Mid-West Service, Inc. (pn) St. Louis, MO
Pro-Serve (sn) Saint Louis, MO
 
New Jersey
Alexander Toia & Company, LLC (pn) Morris Plains, NJ
New Jersey Legal Express Attorney Service (sn) Newark, NJ
 
New York
Forensic Consulting Specialties & Tripoli Private Investigations (pn) Syracuse, NY
Mainetti Process Service (sn,ps) Kingston, NY
Sobeck Services, LLC. (sn) Saugerties, NY
 
North Carolina
Black Dog Agency (sn,ps) Raleigh, NC
 
Ohio
Encore Process Service (sn) Columbus, OH
Quick Search International (sn,ps) Mentor, OH
 
Pennsylvania
Penta Detective Agency, LLC. (sn,ps) Clarks Summit, PA
 
Puerto Rico
InfiniTec Investigation Services (ps) Carolina, PR
 
Rhode Island
Enright & Associates, Inc. (pn) Barrington, RI
 
Texas
BEST Process Service (ps) San Antonio, TX
LoneStar Delivery & Process (sn) Houston, TX
Roger Holloway (ps) Wichita Falls, TX
 
West Virginia
Boerger Investigative Services, LLC (pn) Charleston, WV
 
Wisconsin
Tri-County Civil Process (sn) Whitehall, WI

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This Issue
Arrow Icon Featured Article
Your Business Card, Your Brand
Arrow Icon Testimonials
What are ServeNow.com & PInow.com Advertisers Saying?
Arrow Icon Government Contracts
Available Government RFPs for Process Servers & Investigators
Arrow Icon ServeReport Exclusives
Articles Written for Process Servers & Investigators
Arrow Icon ServeReport Sponsors
Meet the ServeReport Sponsors
Arrow Icon Industry Events
Upcoming Process Serving & Investigative Events
Arrow Icon Member Badges
Member Icons for your Web Site
Arrow Icon Welcome our Newest Members
Who's New on ServeNow.com?

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