Fremont, California (EastBayDaily) — Today, Apptivo announced the launch of Apptivo’s latest free suite of apps, the Consultant’s Suite (http://www.apptivo.com/consultants-suite) – a free bundled package of the most relevant, important and useful business apps on the cloud, for professionals, the self employed, independent consultants and freelancers. This new suite of SAAS apps (Software As A Service) addresses five of the most important requirements for this group of professionals– managing projects efficiently, receiving payments from customers on time, tracking hours to create timesheets, managing customers, and building an online presence to get new customers.
The five apps in the Consultant’s Suite designed to address these requirements are: Projects App – an easy to use yet powerful project management application Invoices App – an invoicing application to send invoices and receive instant electronic payments Timesheets App – an application to track time and to create and send timesheets for approval Customers App – a Customer Relationship Management application WordPress App – allows users to quickly build their online presence to promote their business
All of the beta users who have been trying out these apps are extremely impressed with the functionality and features available to them. Keith Zachow, CPA/ABV who uses the Invoices and WordPress Apps said, “The apps work great and work great together. It is convenient to manage all of my clients and projects with one set of tools and it is even easier to recommend Apptivo—it’s free.”
“Yes we offer a full suite of free online applications. We make money when our customers want some of the value-added services we provide – like efax, payment gateways, document storage, custom development, systems integration services, low-cost custom website development and more”, according to Bastin Gerald, the Founder of Apptivo. “It is a win–win situation for everybody, especially our customers who have free access to online applications they can use to manage and grow their business.”
About Apptivo: Apptivo provides free, business apps on the cloud to address the needs of startups, freelancers, the self employed and Small to Medium sized Businesses (SMB’s). Apptivo provides web-based tools for CRM, Invoicing, Project Management, eCommerce, Financials, and many other business processes. All the apps are interconnected and can be accessed with a single login. For more information, go to: http://www.apptivo.com. Follow Apptivo on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/apptivo and on twitter: http://www.twitter.com/apptivo.