Hoovers – we make it easier

Posted October 20, 2013 by in Research & Analysis

Hoover’s, Inc., a subsidiary of Dun & Bradstreet, is an American business research company that has provided information on companies andindustries since 1990. Since 1993, the company has made its information available on its website.


Hoover’s maintains a database of more than 80 million companies and 90 million people using an in-house editorial staff of industry experts.[2] The company derives most of its revenues from subscriptions, which are sold primarily to sales, marketing, and business development professionals.[3] It provides less-detailed company, industry, and executive information to non-subscribers. Hoover’s also publishes analytical features through its Hoover’s Index pages, and its Bizmology and BIZ blogs.

Besides publishing information on its website and in its books, the company distributes information via data feeds and third-party licensing agreements. Hoover’s is headquartered in Austin, Texas and also has employees in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Hoover’s is a subsidiary of D&B (Dun & Bradstreet) and receives a monthly feed of D&B’s global marketable file.

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