Press Room

9/15/2009

EquityNet Releases New Enhanced Version of Enterprise Analyzer™ for Entrepreneurs

Fayetteville, AR -- EquityNet, LLC announced today a new release of Enterprise Analyzer™ that includes powerful capabilities for entrepreneurs to create a business plan and then to analyze and benchmark that plan to optimize their business planning and preparation for raising capital. Enterprise Analyzer is the industry’s only web-based software system that is used by entrepreneurs, business consultants, and investors to analyze and compare privately held businesses.

 

According to Judd Hollas, EquityNet’s CEO, “The new release of Enterprise Analyzer offers entrepreneurs for the first time, the ability to create, analyze, and optimize their business plan through a system that effectively functions as an investor simulator. Our new design provides an intuitive experience for entrepreneurs and enables them to readily move between business plan input and analysis output to perform in-depth business scenario analyses.”

 

Jeff Amerine, a serial entrepreneur and the technology-licensing officer at the University of Arkansas, stated “Enterprise Analyzer guides you through answering all the relevant questions that you need to know in order for your business to succeed. In this mode, it is in reality an expert system that ensures you’ve thought through every critical aspect of your business.”

 

The new release of Enterprise Analyzer enables entrepreneurs, incubators, business consultants, and government programs to use Enterprise Analyzer to:

  > Reduce the time and cost required to construct a plan that more effectively presents a business.

  > Optimize business planning and projections such as revenue, operating costs, and capitalization.

  > Estimate a market-based pre-money valuation and assess the risk and return profile of a business.

 

Enterprise Analyzer was designed by investors and offers unrivaled analysis and benchmarking capabilities for entrepreneurs:

  > EA estimates business survival risk based on 500,000 actual cases of enterprise failure and success.

  > EA estimates business valuation based on over 3,000 private and public market ratios and factors.

  > EA benchmarks a wide, granular range of business parameters against those of peer businesses.

 

Hollas noted that EquityNet is excited to respond to the needs of its marketplace and looks forward to providing continuing enhancements and capabilities to Enterprise Analyzer and to its complete EquityNet member network as well.

 

EquityNet provides innovative software and services to the private equity marketplace, including web-based applications that empower entrepreneurs and investors to analyze and compare privately held businesses. EquityNet’s patent-pending software, Enterprise Analyzer™, is the only automated system that benchmarks a wide range of business parameters against those of peer businesses and that performs comprehensive enterprise risk analysis based on a statistical Knowledge Base of over 500,000 cases of enterprise success and failure.