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(562) 437-1411 ext. 2741 Named Hot Vendor in Audio Conferencing by Aragon Research

LONG BEACH, CA. – July 20, 2016 –, the world’s most recognized conferencing brand, today announces that it has been named a 2016 Hot Vendor in Audio Conferencing by Aragon Research. The report identifies For Business™ as an emerging vendor with a cutting-edge product, StartMeeting®, that is disrupting voice services in Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC).

“For over 15 years, has served users in more than 800,000 businesses and almost all Fortune 500 companies, which has propelled us to become the fifth largest conferencing provider worldwide,” said David Erickson, founder of “ has transformed the conferencing and collaboration industry, and we’re proud that our business solution is being recognized by Aragon Research as a Hot Vendor in Audio Conferencing.” has been a long-time provider of no-fee conference call services, which includes HD audio conferencing and online meetings with screen sharing and video conferencing to consumers. It now offers For Business, which enables enterprises of all sizes to communicate with colleagues and customers across the globe. The proven conferencing platform, combined with managed services, dedicated bridges, integrations with leading applications and account management, is transforming traditional conferencing. With For Business, companies do not have to sacrifice features and quality for lower costs.

“The UCC market is ripe for disruption, and emerging providers such as For Business are proving to be forces of change by introducing innovative products and pricing models that offer alternatives to standard voice services,” said Jim Lundy, founder and CEO of Aragon Research.

“Enterprises no longer need to pay high prices for fees and unused services,” said Erickson. “With For Business, our customers not only realize a savings of up to 80 percent on their conferencing costs, but also find their employees are more productive and IT teams are in more control of the conferencing experience because of our simple, reliable solution.”

For more information, please visit the websites for For Business and Aragon Resarch.

About is recognized as a top conferencing and collaboration provider around the world, boasting more than 800,000 business customers, worldwide, including users from many Fortune 500 companies. Service offerings around the globe with unlimited use include: high-quality free HD audio conferencing screen sharing, video conferencing, audio and visual recordings, customized greetings, security features, desktop scheduling and mobile applications. Mid-market and enterprise customers can take advantage of For Business: high-quality, reliable and secure conferencing and collaboration services complemented by 24/7 customer support, enterprise account management teams, consolidated billing, customized user analytic reports, employee rollout and training and white-label services. was founded by David Erickson in 2001 and is based in Long Beach, California.