Signs Strategic Partnership with
INC. INCREASES ITS ROLE AS LEADING ONLINE BUSINESS TO BUSINESS
PORTAL THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH
XO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Texas - December 3, 2002 - USSBA.Com, Inc., one of the leading
business to business portals, today announced the signing
of a strategic partnership with XO
Communications, a subsidiary of XO Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:
XOHO.OB) "XO", a leading provider of 21st century
communications services for businesses and communications
services providers, including 50 percent of the Fortune 500
and leading cable companies, carriers, content providers,
and mobile operators.
effective communication with customers being an essential
step in the small e-business lifecycle, USSBA identified
the demand for affordable IP based telecommunications services,
and selected XO as one of it's partners of choice. XO filled
in a telecommunications and data niche within the USSBA member
business community. As a common thread, USSBA seeks to provide
its members with access to best-of-breed products and services
to help them start, run and grow their e-businesses more
efficiently. "The Internet has now evolved to allow e-businesses
to handle online tasks that were once viewed as substantial
stumbling blocks. Our newest partner helps our members capitalize
on this by providing them with one-stop access to a complete
offering of telecommunications and data solutions and allows
our members to run their e-businesses more efficiently,"
Heidkamp, Director Strategic Alliances of USSBA. "We continue
to focus on partnering with companies like XO that make running
a small e-business easier, and in doing so, continue to increase
the USSBA leadership position in the business to business services
industry." XO services will be featured in the "Essentials"
section as telecommunications, IP and data services. USSBA.com
will also feature these services in other strategic sections
throughout the USSBA portal.
Inc. founded in 1999, is the Internet leader in providing
business to business solutions to small businesses and entrepreneurs.
USSBA.com is a leading business-to-business information portal
and "The place where small businesses go to get BIGGER."
Inc. has offices in Houston, Texas and Nevada. The Company's
web site address is http://www.ussba.com.
Phone: (713) 669-9000