Navigation Links
CompareNetworks, Inc. Fuels Growth by Raising Round of Financing

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 1, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- CompareNetworks, Inc., a global online B2B media company for the life science and healthcare industries, today announced that it has closed a round of financing from Alta Communications.

Based in South San Francisco, California, CompareNetworks operates vertical websites and email newsletters that target life science researchers, medical and dental professionals. The CompareNetworks sites, which include,, and, help marketers in their respective industries target decision makers in these specialized fields. CompareNetworks generates highly qualified sales leads through its comprehensive marketplaces, targeted editorial and video content.

Today's announcement follows a strong growth year for CompareNetworks. "We couldn't be happier with the results we have achieved," said Paul Gatti, CEO of CompareNetworks. "Our growth leaves us confident in the reputation we have earned for ourselves in the communities and advertisers we service. Our partnership with Alta Communications will allow us to accelerate growth in 2008 and beyond. We look forward to being the driving force in new media for these markets and others."

CompareNetworks has had significant revenue growth over the past 3 years and now has over 400 recurring customers. Additionally, CompareNetworks continues to expand its services with more user-driven content, specialized search tools, and online multimedia education.

"We are excited to be working with the CompareNetworks team," said Timothy Dibble, managing partner at Alta Communications, "The trend of ad dollars moving online will continue for the foreseeable future and CompareNetworks is in the perfect place to benefit."

CompareNetworks, Inc.

Headquartered in South San Francisco, California, CompareNetworks is a leading media company for the life science and healthcare industries. The CompareNetworks websites assist health and life science professionals make informed purchasing decisions by offering a long-needed source for product information and industry news. With an extensive directory of more than 600,000 products with complete specifications, and thousands of product videos CompareNetworks provides the most up-to-date and efficient technology guide on the Web.

Alta Communications

Alta Communications is a Boston-based private equity firm formed in 1996 to focus exclusively on the media and telecommunications industries. Currently Alta has approximately $1.5 billion of capital under management in five limited partnerships. Limited partners consist primarily of large pension funds and university endowments. The investment team has more than 100 years of collective communications experience.

SOURCE CompareNetworks, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Researchers identify and shut down protein that fuels ovarian cancer
2. NexGen Biofuels Ltd Announces the Change of its Symbol to "NXGN"
3. Medicare Drug Plan Fuels Health-Care Spending
4. OHSU Cancer Institute researcher discovers what fuels certain cancer mutation
5. Healthcare Technologies Announces New Date for the Shareholders Meeting to Approve the Nexgen Biofuels Transaction
6. Healthcare Technologies to Reschedule the Shareholders Meeting to Approve the NexGen Biofuels Transaction
7. Study fuels debate over whether exercise and body size influence ovarian cancer risk
8. Plastic Surgery Procedures Maintain Steady Growth in 2007
9. SPO Medical Reports 2007 Sales: Growth of 35% Compared to 2006
10. Perrigo Company to Present at the 12th Annual Sidoti Emerging Growth Institutional Investor Forum
11. DuPont Chief Financial Officer Reviews Companys Accelerated Growth Plan
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... Quality metrics are proliferating in cancer care, and ... in the eye of the beholder, according to experts who offered insights and commentary ... of Managed Care. For the full issue, click here . , For the ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Brent Kasmer, a legally blind and certified personal trainer is ... a fitness app. The fitness app plans to fix the two major problems leading the ... one size fits all type program , They don’t eliminate all the reasons ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... The temporary closing of Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 ... brings up a new, often overlooked aspect of head lice: the parasite’s ability to live ... not a common occurrence, but a necessary one in the event that lice have simply ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... athletes and non-athletes recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented orthobiologic procedures as ... City area —Johnson is one of the first doctors to perform the treatment. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those ... deal with these feelings, many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol ... of Marne, Michigan, has released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition ... report to their offering. ... The World Market for Companion Diagnostics covers the world ... in the report includes the following: , ... by Region (N. America, EU, ROW), 2015-2020 , World ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... NAMUR , Belgium , ...  (NYSE MKT: VNRX), today announced the appointment of ... Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Director, effective ... the Company,s Audit, Compensation and Nominations and Governance ... Board, Dr. Futcher will provide independent expertise and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Research and Markets has announced the ... to 2022" report to their offering. ... patients with kidney failure, it replaces the function of kidneys ... blood and thus the treatment helps to keep the patient ... Increasing number of ESRD patients & substantial ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: