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Published May 15th 2007, 3:38pm by Jody DeVere in Pressroom Press Releases
ATLANTA (May 15, 2007) —, the ultimate automotive marketplace, today announced its partnership with, making the company the primary provider of used and certified pre-owned vehicle listings for the women-advocate automotive website.

Under the agreement, will receive prominent placement on the homepage. visitors will have access to’s tools and features, which includes a direct link to the company’s industry-leading used and certified pre-owned vehicle listings. Designed to provide women with a safe place to seek advice on cars, maintenance and other automotive related issues, endorses as a women-friendly automotive company and partner.

“ provides a tremendous service to women who seek automotive related advice,” said Chip Perry, president and chief executive officer, “Our newly-formed relationship gives the opportunity to enhance the car-shopping experience for the women who visit by assisting them find the right car at the right dealership that matches their lifestyle and needs.”

“ is committed to supporting women and is a generous sponsor of the Women's Automotive Association International, participating in a scholarship program for young women seeking careers in the automotive industry,” stated Jody DeVere, President,, Inc.

“ employs more than 800 women and is to be commended as a role model to the automotive industry in regards to their HR and hiring initiatives with women. is very excited to partner with and provide additional value to the car shopping experience for women through the search widget.”

“Women represent over half of all vehicles sold annually in the United States with revenues topping $80 billion every year,” stated Peter Martin, CEO, Inc. “We are thrilled to be working with and their dealer customers to help provide the tools for a more enjoyable buying experience for female consumers.”

In addition to’s placement on, select articles and stories will also be featured in’s “Research and Compare” area. The articles will provide in-market, women car shoppers the opportunity to gain further insight and tips on the car-buying process from the experts.

About, created in 1997 and headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is the Internet's leading auto classifieds marketplace and consumer information website. aggregates in a single location more than 3 million vehicle listings from 40,000 dealers and 250,000 private owners, which provide the largest selection of vehicles attracting more than 13 million qualified buyers each month. Through innovative merchandising products such as multiple photos and comprehensive search functionality, unites buyer and seller online - dramatically improving the way people research, locate and advertise vehicles. is a majority-owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. The venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is also an investor.

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