6th of October, 2015
Global business listings network Yext partners with 192.com to expand reach in UK.
192.com, one of the UK's leading online directories today announced it has partnered with Yext, the global leader in Digital Location Management. The partnership enables Yext's PowerLisited companies to be displayed on 192.com's businesses directory, a move that will expand their PowerListings Network within the UK.
Dominic Blackburn Product Director for 192.com commented: "Yext's PowerLisiting Network is the largest and most powerful publisher in the world. Working together will enable Yext users to increase their presence in the UK by displaying their PowerListed companies in our business directory which receives over 10 million unique visitors a month".
Founded in 1997, 192.com is an award winning online directory, which provides comprehensive UK businesses listings, background reports, people search and property reports. The business listings give users a full business profile including shop front photos, web reviews and references, property prices, maps and aerial photography, and company & director reports.
Howard Lerman, Yext's Co-Founder and CEO added; "Yext is proud to have partnered with 192.com, I believe 192.com will give us substantial coverage in the UK and will be a key player in enabling us to keep momentum as we expand our operations globally."
Yext powers location data for over 500,000 businesses worldwide, with a mission to put perfect location information in every hand and help people go places. Founded in 2006, Yext enables companies to manage their digital presence in online maps, directories and apps. Digital presence is a fundamental need for businesses today, and Yext's mission is perfect location information in every hand. The partnership with 192.com will allow UK based Yext PowerListed companies to easily increase their online presence.
For further information contact:
Simon Kelman, 192.com, 0207 909 2151
192.com is the UK's most awarded online directory, helping find people, businesses and places for 15 million users a month. On 192.com, users can search over 700 million records including free directory enquiries, edited electoral roll information, local business listings, interactive mapping, aerial photography and property.
Yext is the global Digital Presence Management (DPM) leader, helping over 500,000 business locations manage their geodata and promotional content across 100+ map, app, search engine, and directory partners including Apple, Bing, Facebook, Foursquare, Yahoo, and Yelp.
Based in the heart of New York City with a growing team of 400 employees worldwide, Yext was named one of Forbes Most Promising Companies (2014 & 2015) as well as one of Fortune's Best Places to Work (2014). Yext's mission is to help deliver mobile customers to the doorstep of the world's 50 million business locations by putting perfect location information in the hand of every consumer.