Kibboko, Inc.

Kibboko, Inc.

October 20, 2009 08:00 ET

Kibboko Now Serving The Walrus and Verge Magazine

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 20, 2009) - Kibboko, Inc. is pleased to announce that its Rich Discovery Service now serves The Walrus and Verge Magazine.

"We are very proud to deliver our service to these two highly-regarded Canadian publishers," said Keith Bates, founder and CEO of Kibboko. "Our colleagues at The Walrus and Verge Magazine each have a vision for how to use technology to better serve their readers, and we are honored to be part of it. Kibboko's Rich Discovery Service will deliver personalized suggestions to their readers."

"Our readers are individuals and we are thrilled to have found a personalization service that treats them that way," said Shelley Ambrose, executive director of the Walrus Foundation and co-publisher of The Walrus. "It is exciting to imagine each person who visits our website being shown a palette of stories that he or she will especially enjoy."

"It has been a pleasure working with the team at Kibboko, and the set-up process is amazingly quick and easy," said Spencer Saunders, President of Communicate New Media, which oversees walrusmagazine.com. "This forward-thinking and innovative technology perfectly compliments the superb stories that attract readers to The Walrus."

"We are constantly on the lookout for better ways to deliver content to our readers and saw Kibboko's Rich Discovery Service as a great way to improve reader experience on our website," said Jeff Minthorn, Publisher at Verge magazine. "We're excited about using this groundbreaking technology to enable our readers to easily access, from our many archived articles, content that is uniquely relevant to their individual interests."

About The Walrus:

The Walrus is an award-winning Canadian general-interest magazine covering topics including politics and business, science and the environment, and arts and culture. It is published by the Walrus Foundation, and in its six years of existence it has won more awards than any other Canadian magazine.

About Verge Magazine:

Verge is a travel magazine with a focus on traveling with a purpose and learning by experience. In addition to general articles about international travel, it provides specific information about opportunities to work, volunteer, and study abroad.

About Kibboko:

Kibboko, Inc. provides services to online publishers and helps them grow their audiences. The Kibboko Rich Discovery Service tailors content suggestions to visitors using Kibboko's patent-pending Bamboo™ technology. The Service is hosted by Kibboko, very fast to set up, and currently serves over one million visitors each month. Kibboko is proud to be backed by Growth Works Capital.

Kibboko name and logos, "More visitors, staying longer", PaperPal character, "Bamboo", and "Rich Discovery System" are the property and trademarks of Kibboko, Inc. All rights are reserved.

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