The National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) named LECCO Technology its 2000 Incubator Graduate of the Year in the technology category. LECCO Technology designs, develops, and markets software for database performance-enhancement tools. LECCO's SQL Expert, for example, uses artificial intelligence to identify, evaluate, and rewrite SQL statements to improve database application performance. With more than 70 employees, LECCO Technology has six direct sales offices and a worldwide reseller and distributor network. NBIA's business incubation programs help new and growing companies by providing entrepreneurs with the expertise, networks, and tools they need for success.