WhitePages is dedicated to helping everyone find and connect with others and we're proud to partner with another strong and reputable brand like AOL that values their customers' experience as much as we do
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 22, 2008
WhitePages, the popular Web site that provides people a simple way to find each other and connect with confidence, today announced that it now powers AOL White Pages. This new partnership brings WhitePages' industry-leading database of more than 200 million home, work and cell phone listings to AOL's white pages search service. AOL White Pages is part of the AOL Local Network, which is the largest online local network with a monthly reach of 60 million unduplicated unique visitors.
AOL visitors can enjoy WhitePages' powerful people search technology and robust database by clicking on "White Pages" along the left-hand navigation bar on AOL.com, or by navigating directly to http://whitepages.aol.com. The site offers many of the same services that have made WhitePages the leading people search site, including reverse phone number, area code and ZIP code lookups as well as reverse address search. In addition to extensive home listings, AOL White Pages visitors will also benefit from the largest available database of at-work listings.
"We're excited about this new partnership with WhitePages and what it means for AOL users," said Chris Spanos, General Manager, AOL Local. "Connecting our users to the best sources for local information continues to be a key priority for AOL. With their impressive database of contact information and proven search technology, WhitePages is the perfect choice to power AOL's white pages service."
"WhitePages is dedicated to helping everyone find and connect with others and we're proud to partner with another strong and reputable brand like AOL that values their customers' experience as much as we do," said Max Bardon, president and COO of WhitePages. "This exciting new partnership gives WhitePages the chance to further its passion for connecting people and help provide AOL users with accurate, reliable contact information."
Founded in 1997, WhitePages is the leading online resource for contact information. Its network of 1,300 partner sites powers more than 2 billion people searches each year. In addition to AOL White Pages, WhitePages' database and search technology drive the online people search services for the three largest major U.S. telephone companies as well as SuperPages.com, YellowPages.com and 411.com.
WhitePages, a privately held company based in Seattle, Wash., is the most trusted and comprehensive source of Connectory ™ services for consumers to quickly find each other and connect with confidence. The company's network of sites include WhitePages.com, WhitePages.ca, 411.com, Address.com, PhoneNumber.com, and its 1,300 partner sites including Superpages.com and YellowPages.com. The on-the-go user can also access contact information via cell phone, smart phones and other Web-enabled mobile devices.
For more information, press only:
Tiffany West, WhitePages, 206-973-5180, twest @ whitepages.com
Jason Maier, Edelman for WhitePages, 206-268-2235, jason.maier @ edelman.com.