GIS Planning Inc. and Business Facilities Magazine Announce Business Partnership

GIS Planning, Inc. and Business Facilities magazine are joining forces to provide the readers of Business Facilities magazine with direct access to GIS Planning's ZoomProspector.com service, a nation-wide searchable database of local communities. Business Facilities readers can now instantly search tens of thousands of communities and available properties on ZoomProspector.com, directly from the magazine's website.

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 4, 2009 -- GIS Planning, Inc. and Business Facilities magazine are partnering to provide the readers of Business Facilities magazine with access to GIS Planning's ZoomProspector.com nation-wide database of local communities directly on the Business Facilities website.

Business Facilities readers can now search the tens of thousands of communities and available properties on ZoomProspector.com directly from magazine's website at BusinessFacilities.com. Readers input the key community and property characteristics for their business, and the embedded ZoomProspector.com tool uses its GIS mapping technology to pinpoint the optimal location for the business. The sophisticated analysis takes into account labor force, business and geographic advantages such as proximity to infrastructure and transportation.

ZoomProspector on BusinessFacilities.com.
Business Facilities is an industry leading media brand specializing in the site selection marketplace, and has a vibrant community for C-level executives and economic development organizations, giving the magazine tremendous reach into the site selection marketplace. The magazine has a long history of providing corporate expansion and relocation intelligence, helping management executives make the best location choices since 1968. Today, of the publications in its industry, it has the largest percentage of readers in the fast-growing Business Services industry sector.

Business Facilities readers can also search for a specific community; get a ranked list of communities based on sensitivity analysis; find similar communities; or find all of the communities nationwide that match their detailed search criteria. Readers can further refine their search by type of commercial real estate. Once they find a property of interest, they can then conduct in-depth analysis around that location to compare and match their unique needs to any community nationwide..

GIS Planning is always the first to bring the newest online tools to economic development websites
Clients like us benefit from knowing that we will always be on the cutting edge of what really matters to our customers.

GIS Planning Inc.’s ZoomProspector.com service combines all the critical information businesses need to make site-selection decisions into a single, nation-wide website.
- Ted Coene, Executive Publisher, Business Facilities

"GIS Planning Inc.'s ZoomProspector.com service combines all the critical information businesses need to make site-selection decisions into a single, nation-wide website," said Ted Coene, Executive Publisher of Business Facilities. "The website is not only easy to use, but it finds communities based on the objective criteria that will make each business successful. In addition to our magazine and our award winning Business Facilities LiveXchange event, we are pleased to partner with the technology leader in the site-selection industry to provide our economic development community with a top of the line site-selection tool."

According to Anatalio Ubalde, Co-founder and Co-CEO of GIS Planning Inc. and ZoomProspector.com, "Business Facilities provides an invaluable service to key decision makers in the site-selection industry, and we are proud to partner with them to create value for their readers. Our goal is to extend the reach of this technology to every business that is considering a site selection decision, and Business Facilities magazine provides us with that reach and readership. It's a win-win all around."

About the Companies:

ZoomProspector.com is the largest nationwide website for corporate real estate professionals and site location experts seeking the right location for their business. Combining the power of online mapping with GIS, ZoomProspector.com allows businesses to find the perfect community anywhere in the United States based on their unique business needs, such as proximity to labor force, infrastructure and transportation.

Since 1968 Business Facilities Magazine has established itself as a leading full-service media brand specializing in the site selection marketplace. Through the magazine, website, e-mail newsletters, and its LiveXchange event, Business Facilities has created a dynamic community for C-level executives and economic development organizations. Each of the brand's channels educates corporate executives on issues related to choosing the best location for their growing companies, giving Business Facilities tremendous reach into the marketplace.


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