Autograph World joins WorthPoint, a social network and search engine for collectors
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 25, 2008 — WorthPoint Corporation, the premier website for art, antiques, and collectibles, announced today that Autograph World has selected WorthPoint as a data publishing partner. Under the new agreement, Autograph World will provide WorthPoint with upcoming and historical auction data to be published on the WorthPoint web site. With information provided by Autograph World, WorthPoint is now able to provide more comprehensive data than ever.
“We are just thrilled about our partnership with Autograph World,” said Will Seippel, CEO and Chairman of WorthPoint. “With this new relationship, we add the sales of autographed photos and keepsakes to our database, from the signature experts at Autograph World. No one is more knowledgeable on the subject of celebrity autographs than they are, and WorthPoint is proud to include Autograph World’s records in its data collection.”
WorthPoint is a Web 2.0-based data and media company that offers a vast database of sales records on art, antiques and collectibles. The site allows members to contact other collectors interested in buying, selling or swapping stories. Members can also share their insights, knowledge and passion and build collecting communities. WorthPoint fills an information void for collectors by helping them understand the history and worth of their items and providing expert advice on how to preserve or sell them.
Autograph World is one of the oldest and most respected autograph companies with thousands of celebrity autographs and photographs for sale online. Autograph World offers authentication service and purchases celebrity signatures. Autograph World was awarded 2004 Autograph Dealer of the Year by the Universal Autograph Collector’s Club. Founded in 1996 by JD Bardwell and Bob Jones, Autograph World benefits from the experience of proprietors who have over 20 years of autograph collecting and sales behind them.