Signs Ad Deal With

Atlanta-based public record site signed an advertising and promotion agreement with to provide the latter’s users with the ability to locate people through the Ultimate People
Finder search services.’s users will gain easy access to’s non-traditional
people-locating sources that have proven to be effective when no results are
available through free directory searches. These sources include, among other
things, real estate and death records. Financial arrangements were not

“We chose to align ourselves with and advertise on their site
because of the reach that is possible through their extensive distribution
network of affiliates, including America Online, Netscape and The Microsoft
Network,” said Scott Griffith, general manager of Information America (IA),
the provider of “This is the first of many planned alliances. . .” is a source of U.S. public records available for personal and
business research. Launched in February 1997, its databases contain millions
of records, all compiled from publicly available sources and updated
regularly. charges no sign-on or connection fees, and users only pay
for the information they need. IA is a division of Eagan, MN.-based legal
publisher West Group.

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