SOURCE: Ad Infuse

January 17, 2007 11:00 ET

Ad Infuse Selected by AlwaysOn Media as Top 100 Private Company Award Winner

Recognized for Leadership in Emerging Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 17, 2007 -- Ad Infuse, a leader in delivering personalized mobile advertising solutions, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn Media as one of the AO Media 100 Top Private Companies. AO Media 100 is a power list of the top private digital media companies. Ad Infuse was handpicked by the AO Media editorial team based on a set of five criteria -- innovation, market potential, customer adoption, media buzz and investor value creation.

Ad Infuse and the AO Media 100 will be honored at the AO Media executive summit January 29-31, 2007 at The Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City. The summit will focus on the forces that are disrupting user behavior and creating new opportunities in marketing, branding, advertising, and public relations. The event will also showcase top innovative private companies that are changing the way media is created, distributed and consumed.

"The AO Media 100 are creating new revenue opportunities in the more than $16.4 billion online advertising market by disrupting traditional media and advertising models," said Tony Perkins, founder and editor in chief of AlwaysOn. "They are innovating by applying game-changing technology to key sectors including user-generated content, technology-enablers, mobile marketing, community platforms, Web analytics, and online advertising services."

The AO Media 100 was selected from over 1,000 companies, peer-nominated by leading venture capitalists, investment bankers and industry analysts.

Ad Infuse delivers highly personalized ad experiences to consumers across all mobile devices. Ad Infuse allows advertisers to dynamically insert ads at the moment of content delivery, ensuring optimal relevancy for the end user. With the utmost respect for consumer data protection, Ad Infuse is helping to evolve the current mobile advertising sponsorship model to one that centers on personalization, relevancy and respect for user privacy.

A full list of all the AO Media 100 companies can be found on the AlwaysOn Web site at http://www.alwayson.goingon.com/.

"We are honored to be one of the AO Media Top 100 Companies," said Ian Johnson, CEO and founder of Ad Infuse. "Ad Infuse brings a new dimension to mobile marketing by enabling brands to present truly relevant and personal advertising experiences to their consumers, while respecting each individual's privacy."

About AO Media 2007: January 29-31 @ The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, NYC

AlwaysOn Media is where cutting-edge technology CEOs from the back streets of Silicon Valley meet the global advertising and media establishment. This two-and-a-half-day executive event features CEO presentations and high-level debates on which forces are disrupting user behavior and creating new opportunities in the marketing, branding, advertising, and public relations industries. At AlwaysOn Media, our editors will also honor the AO Media 100 Top Private Companies. Fifty of the top CEOs from the AO Media 100 will pitch their market strategies to a panel of industry experts in our "CEO Showcase."

About Ad Infuse

From portable media players to mobile phones -- Ad Infuse delivers highly personalized ad experiences to consumers across all mobile devices. By dynamically inserting ads at the moment of content delivery, Ad Infuse ensures optimal relevancy for the end user. With the utmost respect for consumer data protection, Ad Infuse unlocks new revenue streams for channel owners by dismantling limitations of the current mobile advertising sponsorship model. Evangelizing the growth of mobile media consumption, Ad Infuse is committed to helping mobile operators and content owners reach sustainable efficiency while providing advertisers with ultimate ad effectiveness.

To learn more, visit http://www.adinfuse.com.

About AlwaysOn

AlwaysOn ignited the open-media revolution in early 2003 by being the first media brand to launch a global blog network. In 2004, AlwaysOn continued to lead the media industry in innovation by introducing a social network where members can connect and engage. AlwaysOn is also revolutionizing the media business by applying its open-media principles to its executive event series (Stanford Summit, AlwaysOn Hollywood, AlwaysOn Media and GoingGreen) and quarterly print "blogozine" by empowering its members to post and share their ideas and meet each other online. As our loyal readers know, AlwaysOn is committed to the free-market, merit-driven approach to reporting and event programming. No other media brand has dared to create such open interaction with its readers and event participants.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    For Ad Infuse
    Bronwyn Communications
    Bronwyn Saglimbeni
    408.298.2328
    Email Contact

    For AO Media
    Edelman
    Renee Edelman
    212.704.8249
    Leslie Nakajima
    650.762.2940