May 01, 2008 09:00 ET

4INFO Named One of the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area"

The San Francisco Business Times' 2008 Survey Results Are in and 4INFO Makes the List at #16, Recognizing Excellence in Work Environment, Benefits, and Upper Management

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - 4INFO, Inc., the leader in SMS publishing and advertising services, announced today that it has been selected by the San Francisco Business Times as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" for 2008. 4INFO ranked 16 out of 25 in the Small Business category recognizing businesses with 51 to 100 employees. Other employers who won in this category include Primitive Logic, Freedom Financial Network/, and AppleOne Employment Services.

"Having a passionate management team means wanting the best for our employees," said Zaw Thet, CEO and Co-Founder of 4INFO. "We take pride in having a work environment where employees get to see the impact of their efforts immediately, along with a fun-loving atmosphere that fosters great relationships and successes to match."

4INFO earned a spot on the prestigious list by being one of the top-scoring companies in the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" survey that was taken by 193,881 employees at 401 companies. The survey asked them to evaluate their satisfaction with their workplace regarding work engagement, management practices and policies, compensation, confidence in the future prospects of the company and how happy they were with the work climate and culture.

The entire list will be published in the May 2 Best Places to Work special edition, which will appear in the San Francisco Business Times, East Bay Business Times and Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.

About 4INFO

The leader in text messaging services, 4INFO helps people stay in the know on the go. Founded in 2004, 4INFO delivers millions of real-time information and entertainment messages as responses to a search query or as alerts on subjects ranging from sports scores and weather updates to stock quotes and celebrity gossip. 4INFO's services work on any cell phone and are free. Companies partner with 4INFO to connect with mobile audiences and deliver free ad-supported SMS content. 4INFO's SMS ad serving technology and targeted advertising programs give advertisers the ability to reach consumers in a new medium with measurable results. Headquartered in San Mateo, Calif., 4INFO is backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Gannett Company, Inc., NBC Universal, Sand Hill Capital, and U.S. Venture Partners. Learn more at: or send a text to 44636.

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