SOURCE: Spoke Software

May 22, 2007 12:29 ET

Spoke Provides Quick Access to Online Contact Directory via Free Search Tools

Leading Online Business Contact Directory Introduces Search Tools for Firefox, Google, Internet Explorer 7 and Yahoo!

SAN MATEO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 22, 2007 -- Spoke Software, Inc., provider of the first Open Network™ for business people, today announced that it has launched a set of search tools to give visitors and members quick and easy access to Spoke's online business contact directory from some of today's most popular search tools. Anyone can access Spoke's comprehensive directory of business contacts and company information by leveraging the new search tools with Firefox, Google, Internet Explorer 7, and Yahoo!

Spoke provides the business community with an online resource for professional networking, job and candidate searches, and discovering business opportunities. Spoke members have access to detailed information about more than 35 million people across over 900,000 companies, making the network ideal for marketers, recruiters, salespeople, and anyone interested in general business networking.

"Business people need a way to quickly find detailed, relevant information about companies and business people, such as job history and contact information," said Frank Vaculin, CEO of Spoke Software. "We have introduced tools compatible with the most commonly used search engines and web browsers, providing people with faster and easier access to the business contact and company information they need every day."

Options include:

--  Firefox and Internet Explorer 7 -- Add the Spoke search option to
    Firefox or Internet Explorer 7 to quickly research people and companies.
--  Google -- Use the Spoke person/company finder to search for people and
    companies from a Google homepage.
--  Yahoo! -- Use the Spoke Yahoo! Widget to quickly find people and
    companies from the desktop.
The new search tools are free and available now at

About Spoke Software

Spoke is an Open Network™ of over 35 million people that makes it easy for business people to discover and gain access to business people via detailed contact information and professional networking. Salespeople, marketers, and recruiters use Spoke to find the contact information they need to generate leads, penetrate target accounts and place candidates. Based in San Mateo, California, Spoke Software is a privately-held company with investment from Sierra Ventures, Partech International and DCM. For more information visit or email us at

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