InterAd Signs Multi Media Mapping

European online ad rep company InterAd said it has won the global representation rights for the U.K. Web site Multi Media Mapping.


Previously, Multi Media Mapping used several national
and international representatives for the site before taking banner sales in-
house last July. Under the new deal, InterAd will take over all global
sponsorship and advertising sales and also provide all ad serving and
reporting.


Multimap.com provides detailed British maps online and is used by thousands of
hotels, restaurants and real estate agents throughout Britain. It claims about
two million impressions per month, primarily from the U.K. Web site partners
featuring Multi Media Mapping’s locator maps include: The Automobile
Association’s hotel and restaurant finder; Scoot; Chelsea Football Club; the
Internet Property Finder’s estate agent locator, hotel-finder Smooth Hound
Systems and Virgin Net’s cinema finder.


“Multi Media Mapping provides a highly efficient online tool used by British businesses and
consumers for a wide range of applications,” said Gordon Simpson, CEO of InterAd Holdings Ltd. “More than 80 percent of Multimap.com’s
audience comes from the U.K. and it has great appeal to both international and
U.K. advertisers looking to focus on geographically defined users.”


“We are convinced
that InterAd’s global network has the depth and breadth of coverage to offer
our services to the widest possible potential market,” said
Sean Phelan, managing director of Multi Media Mapping. “We are confident of
building a very successful partnership together.”

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