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Volume 5, Issue 2 | February 18, 2009

Featured Article

Thomas Ruskin: From NYPD to PI

Thomas Ruskin: From NYPD to PI
by Staff

Meet advertiser Thomas Ruskin. He was previously part of the New York Police Department and was responsible for New York City's crisis management and emergency management. For the last 10 years he has owned CMP Protective and Investigative Group, Inc. His team routinely tackles high profile cases, such as the current case with Dr. Richard Batista - the doctor who either wants $1.5 million in compensation or his kidney back from his estranged wife. Ruskin has appeared on television networks, like Fox News and NBC, with Dr. Batista.

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Customer Testimonials
What are and advertisers saying? Testimonials
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" has a very good service and a great website. The day after I was listed I received two calls. It increased my exposure to the point where I was getting calls on a daily basis. I was so pleased with, that I felt the need to recommend it to a friend of mine. Since then, his company has been listed with as well."

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 San Benito Process Service
 Hollister, CA

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 A Closer Look Investigations, Inc.
 Jacksonville, FL

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"Advertising online with has been a great marketing decision for my company. Words cannot express my appreciation. I have received a lot of cases already through the site and I just got another case yesterday!"

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 Tracy Ambrose Investigations
 Choudrant, LA

"The volume of calls and emails I receive as a result from and far surpass all of my other advertising campaigns combined."

 Gary Beard
 Professional Legal Resource Group Inc.
 Centreville, VA

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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 and 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.

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Current Process Serving & Investigative Bid Opportunities

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Alameda, CA
Agency: The Auditor-Controller Agency, Central Collections Division, the Office of County Counsel
Description: The county requires approximately 350 services per month. Services vary by department and may require same day, out of county or out of state service.
Bid Due Date: February 20, 2009
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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.

News Item Six Ways to Thrive in 2009 (Jan. 2009)
News Item Top Ten Tax Tips Before the Year Ends (Dec. 2008)
News Item Six Items to Put on Your Holiday Wish List (Dec. 2008)
News Item Your Business Card, Your Brand (Nov. 2008)
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 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)
News Item Know What's in Your Insurance Policy (Nov. 2005)
News Item Investigator & Process Server Insurance Primer (Sep. 2005)
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)
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.

PISPWV Quarterly Meeting and Training
Charleston, WV | February 21, 2009
NCISS 34th Annual Conference
San Diego, CA | March 8-11, 2009
FAPPS Annual Convention
Orlando, FL | March 26-29, 2009
IAPI Annual Training Seminar
Indianapolis, IN | March 27-28, 2009
PISA 2009 Symposium
Wiliamsburg, VA | March 27-29, 2009
TAPPS Annual Convention
Nashville, TN | April 18, 2009
NAPPS 27th Annual Conference
Las Vegas, NV | April 30 - May 2, 2009
FALI/FASCO/NALI 2009 Annual Educational Conference
Orlando, FL | May 21-24, 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 & Member Badges

The and Member badges were created for advertising members to place on their home page. Thousands of legal professionals use and 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. Member Badge Member Badge Investigator Badge Member Badge

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Newest Members
New and Members

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Below you will find a list of our newest members.
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Privateyez, LLC. (sn,pn,ps) Birmingham, AL
Northern Investigative Associates (pn) Anchorage, AK
JonServe & Associates (sn,ps) Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Kevin R Hackie Private Investigator (pn) San Pedro, CA
Legalese Attorney Service, Inc. (sn) Sacramento, CA
Primus Investigation & Consulting Services LLC (pn) Paradise, CA
San Benito Process Service (sn) Hollister, CA
SCV Legal (sn) Valencia, CA
Tri County Attorney Service, Inc. (sn) Thousand Oaks, CA
United Process Servers, Inc. (sn,ps) Santa Barbara, CA
A Closer Look Investigations, Inc. (sn) Jacksonville, FL
Bloodhound Investigations (sn,ps) Fort Pierce, FL
Candor Investigations (pn) Jupiter, FL
Peel & Associates, Inc. (sn) Panama City, FL
Promise Investigations, LLC (pn) Altamonte Springs, FL
Phoenix Investigations (pn) Atlanta, GA
Process Servers Exclusive, LLC. (sn,ps) Honolulu, HI
Allied Process Servers, LLC. (sn,ps) Meridian, ID
AG Research Consultants (sn) Louisville, KY
A1 Process Server (sn,ps) Kenner, LA
Absolute Process & Litigation Services, Inc. (sn) Baltimore, MD
Global Investigative & Management Solutions (sn,ps) Baltimore, MD
Legal Papers, Inc. (sn,ps) Towson, MD
Attorney Support Group (sn,ps) Quincy, MA
JR Wood & Associates, Inc. (sn) Grandville, MI
Tom Herder Investigative Services, LLC (pn) Maple Grove, MN
New Jersey
Analytical Consulting Associates, LLC (pn) Franklin Lks, NJ
New Mexico
Thornton Process Service (sn) Las Vegas, NM
New York
Cannon Legal Support, Inc. (sn) Buffalo, NY
DLS, Inc. (sn,ps) New York, NY
Walter R. Byer (sn) Kingston, NY
North Carolina
Scott Investigations, LLC. (sn) Winterville, NC
The Archer Investigative Group, Inc. (sn,ps) Raleigh, NC
Middle Tennessee Investigations (sn) Cookeville, TN
Cats Eye Investigative Services (pn) Buda, TX
Preferred Process Server (sn) Waxahachie, TX
STG Investigations (pn) Bountiful, UT
Washington DC
Chesapeake and Ohio Process Servers (sn) Washington, DC

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