When our members engage with each other online, it is critical that they feel able to trust that the person on the other end of the browser is who they say they are
Edinburgh, Scotland (PRWEB UK) 31 May 2013
Identity proofing service miiCard today announced that it will power identity verification and member sign-ins for micro business matching site BusinessDating.com. With miiCard, BusinessDating.com members can connect with one another with confidence.
“BusinessDating.com matches people and priorities in the fast moving micro-business sector creating new opportunities for growth and success,” said Business Dating CEO Peter Rouse. “When our members engage with each other online, it is critical that they feel able to trust that the person on the other end of the browser is who they say they are. miiCard makes it quick and easy for our members to verify their identities through a simple sign-in process.”
BusinessDating.com is a first-of-its kind online network dedicated to connecting micro-businesses and the people who work in them. Through its partnership with miiCard, Business Dating offers a secure online environment for like-minded business owners to connect in confidence. As part of this agreement, members can use their miiCard credentials to sign-in to the BusinessDating.com website.
“BusinessDating.com is part of a new and emerging group of online services that are helping to initiate commercially important relationships and in so doing also moving highly sensitive conversations and transactions to the web,” said miiCard CEO James Varga. “It is critical that these and other disruptive companies establish a foundation of trust and confidence using identity proofing services like miiCard so that users can confidently engage online.”
miiCard operates as a global Bring Your Own Identity (BYOID) service for its members, allowing them to prove their real identities securely online. Members have full control over their accounts and the information they share, and enjoy the convenience, ease and flexibility of a single trusted identity that can be used across the web. miiCard is available in ten countries and can verify over 350 million people today.
miiCard is a global online Identity as a Service (IDaaS) platform that establishes true trust online by guaranteeing an individual’s identity to the level of an offline photo ID check, completely online and in just minutes. miiCard helps businesses eliminate fraud, reduce manual processing costs, and prevent high rates of dropout when offline identity checks are required. A member-driven service, miiCard empowers consumers to proactively manage their digital identity, build trust online, and trade and transact with confidence. miiCard currently supports the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, South Africa, India, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, France and Spain.
About Business Dating
BusinessDating.com provides a relationship-driven solution to addressing the common priorities faced by micro-businesses and those who work in them. Finding work, finding people to work with, finding funding, finding solutions - BusinessDating.com helps match people with the right combination of experience, skills and resources for business, connecting them with people they might otherwise never meet. Members will have free use of networking tools including IM and Video chat as well as other services. This new and largely free service is to be launched in June and pre-registration is now available at http://www.businessdating.com, earning registrants tokens for use on BusinessDating.com worth £10. Launching initially in the UK, BusinessDating.com has ambitions to extend its offering into other markets, including those in which miiCard now operates.