WWE and Unanimis Tag Team UK Advertising Market
London, January 5, 2008 - World Wrestling Entertainment® (WWE) has tagged Internet advertising specialist Unanimis to manage its rapidly growing UK online advertising efforts. Unanimis will also spearhead online sponsorship deals and integrated opportunities on behalf of WWE.
Andrew Whitaker, President of WWE Europe, Middle East and Africa, says: “Thanks to unique and exciting content, WWE.com has become a key destination for our fans. We are delighted to partner with Unanimis and have them manage WWE’s online advertising, which targets our average-monthly 1.3 million unique UK users, who generate a staggering 37 million-plus page views per month.”
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Unanimis specialises in internet advertising, delivering audiences for advertisers and advertising revenue for website publishers. The company's portfolio includes some of the strongest online brands, such as the AA, Shopping.com, ITN, Ticketmaster, Match.com and Five.
Unanimis is Europe’s leading digital advertising specialist, listed as the number one exclusive digital Ad network by the NMA Marketing Service Guide 2007, ranked 3rd and the only premium sales house in the top 10 listed in the IPA Digital Media Owners Image Survey 2008 and listed in the Top 50 fastest growing Digital Media Companies 2008.
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