SOURCE: NetShelter Technology Media

NetShelter Technology Media

December 07, 2009 10:18 ET

NetShelter Technology Media Passes 100 Million in Global Unique Visitors

117 Percent Growth in Past Year Puts Tech Global Leader's Audience 30 Million Ahead of CNET

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 7, 2009) - NetShelter Technology Media, the world's largest technology media network, today announced that it has achieved another benchmark in its remarkable growth, posting a record high number of global monthly unique visitors of 107 million according to comScore's October 09 Worldwide data release. This is about 30 million more than CNET, its nearest competitor in audience size.

NetShelter's audience has grown significantly every year since it launched its tech-oriented media network just 3 years ago. From October 2008 to October 2009, its audience grew by 117 percent (comScore) and it has long passed traditional tech media companies like CNET, IDG and Ziff Davis.

"Our Open Media platform has enabled remarkable growth for our business on all fronts in a highly competitive market," says Peyman Nilforoush, NetShelter's co-founder and CEO. "All of our growth this year has come by way of direct market share gain over our competitors who continue to operate under 'closed' print-inherited owned and operated models."

Recently NetShelter was named to 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 500/North America for achieving 1,680 percent revenue growth in five years. Earlier this year, NetShelter was also named to the 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ listing of the fastest growing Canadian technology companies; and PROFIT Magazine's 2009 Top 100 Fastest-Growing Canadian Companies. The company shifted corporate headquarters to San Francisco from Toronto in April.

NetShelter Technology Media ( reaches more than 107 million* monthly unique visitors, the largest online technology audience in the world. It partners with more than 150 of the top independent voices in the technology industry to offer highly innovative marketing solutions to top tech brands. With its publishing partners, it helps leading marketers and interactive advertising agencies reach and engage with key tech buyers in five major sectors, notably consumer electronics, mobile, IS/IT, web developers, and gaming. Through its Open Media Platform ( it helps marketers who want to target contextually relevant sites, integrate their messaging into the fabric of those sites and engage customers in deep, ongoing discussions.

Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York, Toronto, and the United Kingdom, NetShelter Technology Media is backed by venture funding from Rho, GrowthWorks, and JLA Ventures and has been named to 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 500/North America, PROFIT Magazine's 2009 Top 100 Fastest-Growing companies in the country and the 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ rankings.

*comScore October 09 Worldwide

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