Greenfield Online is a leading provider of Internet survery solutions to marketing research and consulting companies. Internet survey solutions are faster, more efficient and more cost-effective for collecting high quality marketing research data than traditional, labor-intensive methods such as telephone, direct-mail and mall-based surverying. Further, the company is actively looking to acquire firms to expand its panel reach and improve its market position. The company has made several acquisitions in the previous two years: on October 21, 2004, Greenfield Online acquired the OpinionSurverys.com panel from The Dohring Company On January 25, 2005, it completed the acquisition of Rapidata.net, Inc. On February 8, 2006, Greenfield Online completed the acquisition of Zing Wireless, Inc. (goZing) and on April 7, the company announced the acquisition of CIAO AG, the largest independent survey research provider in Europe and is currently expanding these operations in Europe. The company is the largest global internet data collection company serving the market research industry and employs over 700 people around the world in 10 countries across 3 continents.