For additional information contact:


W. Barry Nixon, SPHR

National Institute for Prevention of Workplace Violence, Inc.

Phone: 949-770-5264



The Public Record Retriever Network (PRRN) and partner to Bring Comprehensive Information on Background Screeners, Legal and Investigative Professionals to the Business Community


LAKE FOREST, CA – April 23, 2007 –, the preeminent source for employers to find background screening resources on the Internet, has join forces with BRB Publication’s Public Record Retriever Network (PRRN), the largest membership organization representing professional’s in the public record industry, to now make public record retrievers’ contact information available through PreemploymentDirectory’s Vendor Showcase. This will dramatically increase the visibility of public records retrievers, and legal and investigative professionals to the background screening industry.


The Vendor Showcase gives professional background screening firms a ‘One Stop Resource’ to go to find businesses to meet their needs. Businesses can search the Vendor Showcase by clicking on the category that most appropriately fits their needs. They can choose from:


Affiliate Programs

Investigators & Polygraph Examiners

Compliance Products

Online Searches

Consulting and Legal Services


Court House Searchers

Reference and Verifications Services

Credit Services

Software Providers

Drug Testing

Training and Conferences

Educational Verification Services



The great news about this agreement is that the extensive Public Record Retriever Network will now be accessible by clicking on Court House Searchers in the Vendor Showcase at This closes the gap between employers and the public records they need.


Court House Searchers – also known as record retrievers -- are an integral part of the background screening industry. The Members of PRRN follow PRRN’s industry standards that apply to performing searches, reporting searching, and legal compliance (see These standards are important to the screening industry, which has experienced explosive growth as more industries require background checks in their attempts to mitigate the risk associated with the growing threats of employee fraud, workplace violence, identity theft, and property and proprietary information theft.


Media will also be interested in tapping these two valuable sources, the PRRN Network and, to identify expert sources for professional background screening and investigations. Combined, PRRN and provide the most comprehensive resource online of its kind.


W. Barry Nixon, SPHR, the Executive Director of the National Institute for Prevention of Workplace Violence, Inc. says “This is a historic alliance that makes more information available about suppliers to the background screening industry then ever before, all in one place. I am truly grateful to Mark and Mike Sankey of BRB Publications for being visionaries in this industry and making it possible to bring this depth of information to the business community.”


Visit to view the Vendor Showcase and see how this landmark agreement will provide you with easy accessible information, or call W. Barry Nixon at 949-770-5264 or email