San Francisco – Septemer 10, 2008. From CTIA Wireless I.T. & Entertainment 2008, Medio, the leader in mobile search, today announced a partnership with AdMob, the world’s largest mobile advertising marketplace. As part of this agreement, AdMob will deliver targeted mobile search ads to consumers using Medio’s analytics-driven mobile search service.
This partnership brings Medio’s strength as the leading mobile search provider and relationships with major mobile operators together with AdMob’s unmatched, diverse ad traffic to deliver highly targeted and relevant ads to consumers on the mobile phone. Medio is partnering with AdMob to ensure consumers see high quality ads and make it easier for advertisers to reach consumers on their mobile phones.
“We’re proud to partner with AdMob, the largest mobile advertising network in the world,” said Brian Lent, CEO of Medio. “Our partnership is a critical step in the new world of mobile search advertising. AdMob’s unmatched quality advertising traffic means we can present the industry’s most targeted and relevant ads to both our operator partners and publisher network, while enabling AdMob’s advertisers to reach consumers in that “last mile” with analytics-driven, targeted search ads.
“We’re excited to partner with Medio, the leader in analytics driven mobile search. Their decision to work with AdMob validates our clear leadership position in mobile advertising and the strength of our technology platform,” said Omar Hamoui, founder and CEO of AdMob. “We serve billions of targeted ads on the mobile Web every month and this new relationship with Medio will make it even easier for our advertisers to reach their target audience.”
With this alliance, Medio consolidates its advertising business as a search advertising provider, delivering ads on-deck with its operator partners as well as off-deck with mobile publishers like CBS, ABC and more.
AdMob is the world’s largest and highest quality mobile advertising marketplace, serving more than 2 billion mobile banner and text ads per month. Founded in January 2006, AdMob allows advertisers to reach their customers on the mobile web and enables publishers to increase the value of their mobile sites. AdMob offers both advertisers and publishers the ability to leverage targeted and personalized advertising in more than 160 countries. Sample AdMob customers include Coca Cola, P&G, Adidas, Ford, MSN, Paramount Pictures, Reuters, MTV and many more. AdMob serves ads for over 3000 mobile web sites including AccuWeather, CBS, Weather Underground, Maxim and Peperonity.
To learn more about AdMob, visit http://www.admob.com.
Medio is a leading mobile analytics and software technology provider, helping customers transform data into business action and value. Medio enables mobile developers, operators, OEMs and publishers to launch and manage analytics, applications and content at massive scale. A privately held company, Medio is backed by Accel Partners, Frazier Technology Ventures, Trilogy Equity Partners, and Mohr Davidow Ventures. The company is headquartered in Seattle, WA. For more information, visit www.medio.com.