SERVIZ Gets Giant New Competitor:

Sherman Oaks-based SERVIZ, the home services marketplace founded by former ReachLocal head Zorik Gordon, has a giant new competitor as of this morning: According to, it has launched a brand new service called Amazon Home Services, which will offer up access to home service providers in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle, along with other areas. The new Amazon service is a direct competitor to SERVIZ, which also offers up access, purchase, and scheduling of home service providers.