New York City, NY (PRWEB) May 2, 2005
Matchifieds.com and The Jewish Week today announced that they have formed a strategic alliance that will see the two companies expand their relationship to encompass projects related to Matchifieds.comÂs Classified Platform. As part of this relationship, The Jewish Week will leverage MatchifiedsÂ Classified Platform to develop and deploy an e-classifieds interface to more effectively market its classified categories.
"We are pleased to announce this latest development in our relationship with Matchifieds, and what we believe to be an important step forward to updating our classifieds web presence," said The Jewish WeekÂs Associate Publisher Rich Waloff.
"The Jewish Week has recognized the potential of MatchifiedsÂ user-friendly Classifieds Platform," added Waloff. "Our most recent work has focused on strategies to package many of our classifieds opportunities within an organized template that not only highlights our classifieds but also enhances our advertisersÂ presence. With the Matchifieds.com Platform, we believe we have an innovative, easy-to-use system that benefits our readers and our advertisers.Â
"Matchifieds is very excited to see strong commitment from The Jewish Week for our platform. The Jewish Week is widely recognized and respected as the voice of the Jewish community in New York. With MatchifiedsÂ Smart Engine ÂmatchingÂ capabilities, Jewish WeekÂs readers and advertisers will be able to quickly connect on both sides of the ÂOfferedÂ and ÂWantedÂ sides of housing, jobs, services and merchandise.Â said LaLa Wang, CEO of Matchifieds.com.
The deployment of Jewish WeekÂs new classifieds is scheduled for April 26. Additionally, joint marketing events and programs will be instituted.
Matchifieds.com is a free online community marketplace headquartered in New York City. Powered by Smart Engine, Matchifieds.com enables users to easily interact and exchange products and services in categories such as real estate, merchandise, jobs, forums, and personals. Get Connected Now by visiting http://www.matchifieds.com or call 212-220-3530.
About The Jewish Week
The Jewish Week, an independent community newspaper, is recognized widely as the largest and most respected Jewish newspaper in America. With its five regional editions -- Manhattan, Long Island, Queens, Westchester/The Bronx and Brooklyn/Staten Island -- it reaches more than 75,000 households each week. In covering the Jewish world, from Midtown to the MidEast, The Jewish Week and its award-winning editorial staff report on news, trends, features and analysis from Israel as well as from throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Media Contact for Matchifieds.com:
Ms. Pia Chon, VP of Marketing
Tel: 212.220.3530 / Fax: 212.989.6552
Media Contact for The Jewish Week
Richard Waloff, Associate Publisher
Tel: 212.921.7822, ext 217 / Fax: 212.921.8420
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