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TSNN partners exclusively with to bring premium services to leading trade show portal

Trade show professionals now have easy access to ‘See-Before-You-Buy’ branding of promotional products

Foster City, CA – May 23, 2000 – has signed an agreement with, the leading internet resource for Trade Show Professionals, to be their exclusive partner in providing custom-branded promotional products. Every month, 175,000 savvy professionals visit’s Web-Portal seeking the relevant information and premium services necessary for a successful Trade Show.

As an integral part of putting on a successful Trade Show,’s visitors also seek promotional products that will make them stand out against their competitors. Adding expands the suite of premium Trade Show services available on by providing easy access to the largest online inventory of custom promotional products. Within minutes, using’s “See Before You Buy” technology, Trade Show Professionals can select the latest products, see their logo sized and positioned, and get a quote.

“Thousands of our customers have asked for a high-end capability to obtain effective, promotional products while they are using our on-line services to help them automate all aspects of their trade shows. We have found no other site approach the selection and the level of business-oriented capabilities that provides,” said David Larkin,’s president and CEO. “Our customers demand and deserve the best service. Through our partnership with we will continue to provide this to them.”

Echoing these thoughts, Jerry McLaughlin, president and CEO of, said, “This is a classic win-win situation. In addition to being a powerful strategic partnership that benefits both TSNN and Branders, TSNN’s visitors will now have easy access to the latest and most exciting ideas for trade show giveaways and expert guidance in getting the most value from their use.”


Headquartered in Manhattan, New York, is the leading online resource for the trade show and exposition industry. TSNN owns and operates the most widely consulted internet database for the trade show industry, containing data on more than 15,000 trade shows and conferences, and, through a strategic partnership, more than 30,000 seminars. is a practical tool for the trade show industry, offering a comprehensive selection of resources and solutions. It also provides a forum for exhibitors, producers, and marketers to reach a global audience of business leaders, decision makers, purchasing agents and customers. To learn more about TSNN please visit

About is the leading online provider of custom-branded promotional.’s exclusive “See Before You Buy” allows companies to interactively find, brand and buy promotional products online, with the immediate ability to see a logo or artwork in 3-D on a product. The company offers the largest online selection of products, including exclusive brands, from over 40 major suppliers. helps corporations with their enterprise-wide Brand Management and instant promotional product selection and customization via the company’s proprietary online technology and capabilities. is also the only company to have such technological innovations as: PhotoSampleÔ technology, Product FinderÔ, IdeaEngineÔ, Secure Project Folders, and Instant Quotes. is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston. The company’s investors include: ABS Ventures, Altos Ventures, Discovery Ventures, Doll Capital and Menlo Ventures. Additional information can be obtained via the company’s web site at or by calling 1-877-BRANDERS.