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Volume 5, Issue 7 | July 22, 2009

Featured Article

Social Media? What's That, and Why Do I Need It?
by Staff

A recent study by the Altimeter Group and Wetpaint shows that "companies that are both deeply and widely engaged in social media significantly surpass their peers in both revenues and profits." What does this mean to you? If people are going online to share information, you want to be a part of that conversation. There are three steps to effectively participating in social media: listening, interacting and contributing.

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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

Background Checks
Agency: State of Indiana Department of Administration
Description: Request to establish a Quantity Purchase Agreement for Background Checking Services that are to begin on September 9, 2009.
Bid Due Date: July 24, 2009
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Process Serving
Agency: Missouri Purchasing Department
Description: Process Server needed.
Bid Due Date: July 24, 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 What Counts When Collecting (Jun. 2009)
News Item Competing on Value or Price? (May. 2009)
News Item 60 Minutes To a More Professional Process Serving Business (May. 2009)
News Item Use Technology To Your Advantage (Apr. 2009)
News Item Roadmap to Success: Leadership, Technology and Professionalism (Mar. 2009)
News Item Thomas Ruskin: From NYPD to PI (Feb. 2009)
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)
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 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.

PPIAC Annual Conference
Estes Park, CO | September 10-12, 2009
WSPSA Annual Conference
Vancouver, WA | September 11-13, 2009
Hit the Hill Campaign & NCISS Board Meeting
Washington, DC | September 23-25, 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.

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Newest Members
New and Members

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

Davis Process Service (sn) Little Rock, AR
Ace Messenger & Attorney Service, Inc. (ps) Los Angeles, CA
D & T Services, LTD. (ps) Walnut Creek, CA
Del London Legal Services (ps) Redondo Beach, CA
MCM Investigations (pn) Santa Clarita, CA
One Legal, Inc. (ps) Novato, CA
Sano Attorney Service (ps) Riverside, CA
Attorney Support Services (sn) Jacksonville, FL
Awesome Legal Support (sn) Tampa, FL
Lehr's Process Service (ps) Gainesville, FL
Aardvark Legal Support Service (ps) Jerome, ID
Access Investigations (pn) Boise, ID
Attorneys Service Bureau (ps) Boise, ID
Scott Frank Investigations (ps) Lafayette Parish, LA
Midwest Legal Network, Inc. (sn) Minneapolis, MN
Paul's Services (sn) Backus, MN
M and M Legal Services (sn) Raymore, MO
New York
B.E. Lewis (pn) Gilbertsville, NY
P.R.L. Investigations, LLC. (ps) Centereach, NY
North Carolina
Martin D. Fragale Investigator (pn) Huntersville, NC
Scott Investigations, LLC (pn) Winterville, NC
Cheryl Woods, Process Server (sn) Shaker Heights, OH
Alliance Process Group (ps) Addison, TX
Clear Legal Process Service (sn) Houston, TX
D & S Investigations/Civil Process (sn) Kyle, TX
Malone Process Service (ps) Austin, TX
Quantum Legal Services (sn) Corpus Christi, TX
Stephenson Process Service (sn) Alvarado, TX
Bizport Logistics (sn) Richmond, VA
Bulldog Investigations And Security LLC (pn) Narrows, VA
NetDefender Securities (pn) Fredericksburg, VA
CWPI, Inc (pn) Puyallup, WA
Pronto Process Service, Inc. (ps) Pasco, WA
Washington DC
Sable & Associates (sn) Washington, DC

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