November 1989

800-Pay-Less, Inc. (the original name for 800-777-CLUB, Inc.) founded in Monterey Park, California, representing MCI in the Asian market and offering long-distance telephone services to the Asian community. Asian Business Co-Op formed, providing human resources and employee management services.

April, 1990

The the unprecedented Asian 411 (Asian telephone directory assistance in Asian languages), set up, offering nationwide toll-free phone directory service.

November, 1991

Asian American Survey Center established, profiling Asian demographics and psychographics.

November, 1992

SWF Telemarketing formed.

January, 1993

Asian American Communications, a joint venture with Sprint, formed, offering Sprint long-distance telephone services to Asian-American business and residence.

July, 1994

Asian Business Communication established, reaching a dealership agreement with Lucent Technologies, distributing and servicing telecommunications equipment for AT&T GBCS Division.

October, 1994

800-777-CLUB, Inc. moved to 9550 Flair Drive in El Monte, California.

November, 1995

The following strategy business units were formed:

Asian American Telemarketing, providing telemarketing services.

Asian American Collections, an agency facilitating the collection of funds.

ABC Investment Company, an international trading company, providing services with China.

May, 1996

Asian American Telecom Services, providing telecommunications turnkey and system integration services to Asian countries.

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