GlobalSpec Launches Enhanced Workflow Management Tools and Content for Industrial Professionals

My GlobalSpec Dashboard Allows GlobalSpec Registered Users to Organize Suppliers, Catalog Parts and Manage Projects

Troy, NY – (Business Wire) – 11/19/2009 – GlobalSpec (, the leading specialized search engine, information resource and e-publishing company for the engineering, industrial and technical communities, today announced the launch of its My GlobalSpec platform of workflow management tools.

My GlobalSpec gives industrial professionals a single place to access, manage and save all of their vital work-related information from This expanded suite of tools includes:

  • My Suppliers - gives professionals the ability to create a list of suppliers for reference and sharing, including e-mail address, phone number, and Web site; users can choose to add individual companies from their personal list of suppliers or make additions using GlobalSpec's directory of over 148,000 companies, all complete with contact information
  • My Parts - offers the ability for professionals to save products found on GlobalSpec or entered from their own sources for their project needs, including a list of parts used in designs and detailed catalog specs for parts saved from GlobalSpec; users can also access GlobalSpec to contact suppliers for additional application and pricing information
  • My Projects – allows users to plan, manage and track product discovery and vendor sourcing for their projects

My GlobalSpec also offers industrial professionals the ability to customize their GlobalSpec home page with news and information of importance to them.

Users can choose to display information from a number of categories, including recent GlobalSpec product searches, top engineering news tailored to a variety of different industry interests and relevant discussions on CR4®, GlobalSpec's online peer-to-peer community for industrial professionals.

"The features and functionality now available to our registered users via My GlobalSpec give engineering, industrial and technical professionals a simple and time-saving way to organize their work-related projects and information," said Tim Carroll, vice president of Website Management & User Marketing for GlobalSpec, Inc. "With the variety of workflow management tools and relevant industry content, My GlobalSpec is a unique tool for professionals who are looking to manage all aspects of product discovery and sourcing activity more efficiently."

About GlobalSpec, Inc.
GlobalSpec, Inc. is the leading specialized vertical search, information services and e-publishing company serving the engineering, technical and industrial communities. GlobalSpec users benefit from domain-expert search engines, a broad range of proprietary and aggregated Web-based content, and more than 60 e-newsletters - helping them search for and locate products and services, learn about suppliers and access comprehensive technical content. SpecSearch®, GlobalSpec's trademarked search technology, allows users to search by specification more than 185 million parts in 2.3 million product families from more than 24,000 supplier catalogs. For suppliers, GlobalSpec offers highly filtered sales and marketing opportunities, product promotion and brand advertising platforms, including the GlobalSpec Industrial Ad Network, and a wide range of e-media advertising and marketing solutions.

GlobalSpec, SpecSearch, The Engineering Search Engine and The Engineering Web are registered trademarks of GlobalSpec, Inc.


Amber Cooleen
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