Press Release:


For Immediate Release:


Chris Hodgins

Aspire Technologies, Inc.
Email: chris@quotewerks.com

Aspire Technologies, Inc., releases QuoteWerks 3.0 build 24 update for Real-Time Pricing and Availability:

Orlando, FL, August 1, 2002 - Aspire Technologies, Inc., the developers of QuoteWerks sales quoting software announces the release of QuoteWerks 3.0 build 24 today. This new release includes the functionality to obtain real-time web pricing and availability from distributors such as Tech Data®. Since CNET® discontinued sales of its QuoteDesk™ product earlier this year which provided this functionality, there has been an increased demand for a non-hosted desktop solution that has integrated real-time pricing and availability.

QuoteWerks sales quoting software enables users to create price quotes for their customers using contact information retrieved from leading contact management software such as ACT!™, GoldMine®, Maximizer®, Outlook®, SalesLogix®, and TeleMagic®. A single-user Standard Edition license retails at USD $189, a 5-user Standard Edition license retails at USD $835.

QuoteWerks can be found at www.quotewerks.com

"This program has a seldom-found flexibility to adapt according to a specific need. It is very difficult to find a product that is suitable for a manufacturer's representative firm. After extensive searching and trying several products, I have selected QuoteWerks and am most happy with the results," said Jim Hager, President of McFadden Sales, Inc.

QuoteWerks has built its position in the marketplace as a small to middle market leader by providing a line item based quoting solution that has the ease of use of spreadsheet software, with the feature set, power, and flexibility of high end custom solutions without the associated costs and complexities.

QuoteWerks User Profile:

QuoteWerks is used by a variety of professionals in a wide variety of industries. An ideal package for any sales force, it is also used in the organization by the customer service department, purchasing department, and accounting department. Small and large organizations can benefit from QuoteWerks’ ability to automate the entire sales process.

About Aspire Technologies, Inc.:

A privately held company, Aspire Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1993 under the name Creative Software. Corporate headquarters is located at 7041 Grand National Drive, Suite 207, Orlando, FL 32819. The company focuses on quoting/ordering software integration with leading contact management software. Aspire’s top selling product is QuoteWerks 3.0. Selling to a variety of markets, Aspire Technologies, Inc. has developed a unique niche of workgroup enabled quoting software for use across the enterprise.