SOURCE: BlueLithium

January 22, 2007 09:30 ET

BlueLithium Selected by AlwaysOn Media as Top Private Company for Leadership in Emerging Technology

Gurbaksh Chahal Featured in CEO Showcase and on Panel of Disruptors

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 22, 2007 -- BlueLithium has been named one of the Top 100 Private Companies in America by AlwaysOn, the Silicon Valley VC network on the forefront of emerging technology and businesses on the rise. This is the third consecutive year that BlueLithium has been named to the AO Media 100, a power list of the fastest growing and most important private digital media companies. BlueLithium 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.

"We scoured hundreds of applications we received to vote on the top emerging private technology companies," said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "Selected are the companies we think are demonstrating significant market traction or pursuing game-changing technology. We expect these organizations to have a big impact for both New York and Silicon Valley."

BlueLithium and the AO Media 100 will be honored at the AO Media executive summit January 29-31 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York. The summit will focus on the forces that are disrupting the media industry and creating new opportunities in the digital era, showcasing top innovative private companies that are revolutionizing the way media is created, distributed and consumed.

BlueLithium CEO Gurbaksh Chahal will be featured in the keynote panel, "Are There Chinks in Google's Advertising Armor?" on Tuesday, January 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Moderated by Bambi Francisco of CBS Marketwatch, Mr. Chahal will be joined on the panel by Larry Braitman, CEO of Adify; Lance Podell, CEO of Seevast and Mike Yavonditte, CEO of Quigo, to discuss companies and technologies that may have the potential to dethrone King Google in the coming years.

Mr. Chahal will also participate in the CEO Showcase on Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. The showcase allows CEOs of top private online advertising service providers to pitch their business models to a panel of VC experts. If you would like to schedule a meeting with Gurbaksh Chahal, please contact Morgan McDowell of blast! PR at 919.833.9975.

About BlueLithium:

Based in San Jose, CA, BlueLithium helps online marketers achieve extraordinary results by combining a powerful one-two punch of superior targeting and optimization capabilities. BlueLithium maximizes ROI for advertisers while increasing the value of ad inventory for publishers. Reaching 108M unique users or 63 percent of the Web, BlueLithium delivers 6 billion impressions per month across more than 1,000 sites. Founded in 2004, the company was named 2006 Innovator of the Year by AlwaysOn and has been named one of the top 100 private companies in America for three consecutive years. For more information, visit

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