SOURCE: SearchHelp, Inc.

December 17, 2008 09:20 ET

SearchHelp Signs Agreement With WPP's GroupM and Mindshare to Commercialize Its Echometrix Technology

SYOSSET, NY--(Marketwire - December 17, 2008) - SearchHelp, Inc. (OTCBB: SHLP) today officially announced that it has signed an agreement to work together with GroupM, the U.S. arm of WPP, the world's largest advertising and marketing services company, and Mindshare, a media communications agency under GroupM's management. Echometrix will work with these WPP entities to commercialize its market intelligence technology, called the Pulse. The GroupM and Mindshare teams will provide their unique industry expertise as it relates to real-time marketing decision making and brand management.

GroupM's primary purpose is to maximize the performance of WPP's media communications agencies, which include MAXUS, MediaCom, Mediaedge:cia and Mindshare, on behalf of all its clients. Mindshare has one aim: to make all WPP clients' brands more famous and more profitable. "GroupM and Mindshare fit perfectly with our Echometrix technology," said Frederick S. Pierce, SearchHelp Advisory Board Member and former President of American Broadcasting Companies Inc. "We believe Echometrix can help Mindshare clients by providing the knowledge and insight they require about their ever changing markets and real-time brand assessments. It provides real-time market insights while options and choices are still possible and relevant, thus increasing profitability."

About SearchHelp, Inc.

SearchHelp develops software services committed to real-time online protection and child safety. The company develops and sells software products that offer parental controls that enable parents to monitor and regulate their child's computer activities. Through its subsidiary, Echometrix, it offers technology to corporations to help management analyze real-time, natural language and express and measure sentiment and behavior in digital content.

About WPP

WPP is one of the world's largest communications services groups, made up of leading companies in: Advertising; Media Investment Management; Information, Insight & Consultancy; Public Relations & Public Affairs; Branding & Identity; Healthcare Communications; Direct, Promotion & Relationship Marketing; Specialist Communications. Through our companies and associates, WPP offers a comprehensive, integrated range of communication services to national, multinational, and global clients.


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