“Sony Music Entertainment and Columbia TriStar Interactive’s selection of
LookSmart are two more endorsements by industry giants of the value of
LookSmart’s high quality search and navigation solutions,” said Evan
Thornley, co-founder and chief executive officer of LookSmart (LOOK).
“Increasingly, companies are
recognizing that search and navigation are integral components of their
Internet strategies. LookSmart is best positioned to solve our partners and
customers needs because we are all about helping the world find useful stuff
“We felt LookSmart offered a thorough, well organized way to integrate search
and directory solutions to compliment our existing Web properties. As content
offerings continue to reach unprecedented growth levels, it is important that
we provide our users with best of breed functionality which allows them to
cut through the clutter and find exactly what they want,” said John Matra,
director of Business Affairs for Columbia TriStar Interactive.