Tupalo.com, one of the largest pan-European social yellow pages communities, is announcing the launch of their community-driven reviews service throughout Finland, together with strategic partner Fonecta Oy, Finland’s leading directory and lead-generation provider.
Discover and review the best local businesses around Finland, chosen by the Tupalo.com community.
Vienna, December 6, 2009 – Tupalo.com is a community-driven website where people share and review their favorite local businesses, creating the ultimate city guide, one created by locals in-the-know. Now, finding the best Italian restaurants in Helsinki, coffee houses, beauty salons or even the best plumbers, as chosen by locals, has never been easier.
„Finland is one of the most exciting and high-tech countries in Northern Europe, so we’re extremely excited to launch our services throughout Finland, together with our partners Fonecta Oy“, says Mike Borras, Co-founder & CEO of Tupalo.com. „Working together we’ll be able to provide a great community reviews platform to users around Finland and around the World“.
„Cooperation with Tupalo.com provides Fonecta a self-service solution to social media, a large component in the ongoing development of a new era for the Fonecta Media House. Traditional consumer grapevines have worked throughout the ages, it moves to the next level with Tupalo.com, as a broader community develops to process local business information and trustworthy reviews,” says Harri Aho, Online and New Business Unit Manager of Fonecta.
Tupalo.com is an American / Austrian social yellow pages community, where locals and travelers discover and review the best local businesses around the World. Founded in 2007, Tupalo.com communities are currently thriving in Austria, the Netherlands and Poland. Tupalo.com is a strategic partner of European Directories, a premiere pan-European local search and lead generation company.
Fonecta is the leading directory and search service provider in Finland, with a 60% market share. It is unique in having a presence in each of the 16 regional telephony markets and has consolidated its position through 27 acquisitions since 2002. It offers a broad product range and has particular expertise in directory assistance services. It also operates the leading Finnish language search engine and is a world leader in mobile search and information services. Fonecta has around 100,000 customers, is headquartered in Helsinki and employs 850 people.
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