Fusion Networks, a leading provider of Internet portal technology and content, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Crump America, DaimlerChrysler A.G.’s exclusive distributor in Colombia for Jeep, Dodge and Chrysler vehicles, to serve as the company’s official portal, create full-motion multimedia Internet advertisements, and co-develop an Internet cafe as part of Crump America’s showroom in Bogota’s premier Parque 93 district.
Fusion Networks and Crump America are also currently developing Internet showrooms through which Crump can display its products, including automobiles and promotional items. Current plans call for the development of an e-commerce platform through which automobile parts and promotional items will be sold.
Crump America’s two Bogota showrooms will also feature kiosks for public computer access through www.fusionlatina.com. Upon registration of its customer database, Crump America will utilize Fusion Network’s One-to-One marketing technology to deliver targeted information and advertisements to each Internet user based on each individual’s preferences and profile.
“Crump America can now utilize Fusion Networks portal technology and content to brand itself throughout Bogota and Colombia in general,” said Gary M. Goldfarb, President and Chief Executive Officer of Fusion Networks. “This is an excellent example of how a free-standing business is integrating individualized multimedia content to deliver targeted, cost-efficient messages to its customer base. With the current increase in automotive-related Internet business in the United States, Fusion Networks is positioned to extend online automotive marketing throughout the cities we serve in South America, North America, and Europe.”
For more information, please contact Matt Rosenberg of Fusion Networks at 305-477-6701 or by email at mrosenberg@fusionnetworks.
About Fusion Networks
Fusion Networks is a leading provider of Internet portal technology, applications and content designed to enable corporate customers to develop effective Spanish, English and Portuguese-related Internet strategies. As a United States-based company with extensive development and pilot-testing operations in Latin America, Fusion Networks provides “next generation” Internet tools and customer-oriented applications including personalized content, community services, e-commerce platforms, revolutionary Web site design, customer relationship management and integrated One-to-One marketing. Designed to establish lasting relationships with Internet users throughout global Spanish, English and Portuguese-speaking markets, these integrated multimedia applications are currently in use and can be found within Fusion Networks’ existing portal network of www.latinfusion.com, www.fusionlatina.com and www.fusaolatina.com. Vital Content, a subsidiary of Fusion Networks, provides customized web-enabled and multimedia content to Internet industry clientele. Investors in Fusion Networks include Infospace (Nasdaq: INSP – news) and Marketing Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSGI – news).
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