AIRS Purchases eGrabber Software Licenses for Search Lab Attendees
Business/Technology Editors

HANOVER, N.H. & SARATOGA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2000-- AIRS, the global leader in recruitment training services, announced that it will purchase up to 10,000 AddressGrabber software licenses to distribute free to attendees of its new Search Lab training series. AIRS Search Lab is the first and most comprehensive hands-on computer based training for e-recruitment professionals.

  • AIRS will provide the AddressGrabber software to each Search Lab attendee as part of the new AIRS SearchTools Package. This free alumni package also contains:
  • AIRS Boolean Box people-search application
  • AIRS Search Toolbar
  • Access to proprietary AIRS databases with over 1,000 ISPs with home pages, 5,000 technical user groups, 2,000 free resume banks and 3,000 local and skill-specific job boards

The entire SearchTools Package is free to Search Lab attendees. "The Search Lab is a performance-based workshop, meaning that attendees search the Net in a trainer-led environment and take home real resumes, home pages and contact lists," according to Bill Craib, Senior Director of AIRS Training. "AddressGrabber is an important step in this process as it allows recruiters to quickly transfer candidate data from resumes they find on the Net into the contact management programs they use back at the office."

"We're very pleased AIRS has decided to make this investment for its Alumni," states Chandra Bodapati, president and CEO of eGrabber, the company behind the AddressGrabber product. "Our patent pending technology adds powerful leverage to AIRS candidate mining process. By incorporating AddressGrabber's simplified contact capturing tools, AIRS-enabled recruiters will be able to capture leads into their recruiter database with a single click."

About AIRS
Founded in 1997, AIRS is the largest provider of Internet recruitment information services worldwide. AIRS Training, Media, Publications and Tools have helped over 15,000 clients in high-growth companies define their active sourcing strategies via the World Wide Web. AIRS vertical portal has become the starting point for hunting millions of passive candidates hidden on the Net.

About eGrabber
eGrabber is the leading provider of lead capture and web-lead distribution solutions. Our solutions simplify capturing and merging lead information available on web sites, email, word files and other sources into any database anywhere. eGrabber products incorporate the proprietary "eGrabber bus" architecture to seamlessly extract lead information and merge it into popular contact managers, applications, web pages and devices - whether they are connected locally or via a network. eGrabber solutions include - AddressGrabber, Web ResponseGrabber, ListGrabber, ResumeGrabber and E-MailGrabber. Founded in 1996, eGrabber is head quartered in Saratoga, CA. For more information, please visit the company's Web site at or call 408-872-3103.

Laura Jean Whitcomb
800) 897-7714, x126
Chandra Bodapati
(408) 872-3103