Houston-based start-up TheSquareFoot is working to make the commercial real estate industry easier to understand. The company's commercial property search engine, which lets users customize and save their searches, is designed to improve both the search process (for prospective lessees) and the listing process (for property owners). TheSquareFoot's goal is to modernize commercial real estate by migrating lessor-lessee interaction to the web.
TheSquareFoot's three founders have been networking across the country to promote their newly launched business (which formally debuted in June 2012). In addition, the company
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BumbleBar: Healthy, Organic Snacks
Natural foods company BumbleBar, launched in 1995, helped pioneer the now-burgeoning organic snack food market. BumbleBar is a leader in sustainable business practices; founder Liz Ward and her husband Glen have made an effort to source ingredients from co-ops and small farmers since the firm's inception. And BumbleBar's products are formulated to be healthy and gluten-free, without sacrificing taste. The company's bars were recently named No. 1 in the seed bar category by Men's Health magazine.
Focus on Customers: A BumbleBar Core Value
BumbleBar's products are resonating with
Last week's customer success story featured founder and CEO Tucker Robeson of CDL Helpers, a consulting company aimed at helping the trucking industry reduce employee turnover and increase productivity. We are happy to see that CDL Helpers appears in today's issue of Entrepreneur.com on 'How Cloud Computing Saved My Business' by Stuart Wolpin. Stuart interviewed CDL Helpers on their use of RingCentral's cloud phone system, as excerpted below:
Dilemma: Spiraling costs of phone systems.
Founded in April 2011, CDL Helpers lends a sympathetic ear to thousands of
RingCentral Helps CDL Helpers Connect With Far-Flung Clients
CDL Helpers is a consultancy that serves businesses in shipping, retail and other industries - any company that uses commercial vehicles is a potential client. CDL Helpers gathers, sorts and analyzes driver feedback, then makes actionable recommendations to company management to reduce staff turnover and improve efficiency.
Business Challenge: Phone Dependency
Communicating with truck drivers is at the core of CDL Helpers' business, so it has to be easy for CDL Helpers employees to contact them - no matter where in the country
Today's guest post is written by Joe Ballarino, President and Co-Founder of Amerivest Realty, a full service real estate brokerage. Amerivest signed up for RingCentral service last year - here Joe shares his thoughts about why he made the switch.
Challenges with Our Old Phone System
Previous to RingCentral, we hosted an on-premise phone system. The system often had technical issues which required costly consultants to repair. More importantly, these issues were often total outages which were not only inconvenient, but also adversely affected our business, potentially causing loss
Today is Veterans’ Day – a day to honor the service, devotion and sacrifices of all those who have served in our military. We at RingCentral greatly appreciate the efforts of our veterans and wanted to share with you the stories of two veterans who also happen to be business owners and RingCentral customers. They not only have plenty of entrepreneurial spirit but have taken the skills that they learned in the military to become successful business owners. We spoke to both Jon Sinclair of Ears of Experience and Reocel Mercado of Stepstone Homes. Here’s what they
Small business owners who specialize in wedding-related services are just as focused as other entrepreneurs on making their companies work better - and many are turning to cloud-based services to improve how they do business. Today, two wedding professionals share with us a little about their businesses, describing how RingCentral helps them provide the best possible service to brides and grooms planning their “big days”.
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