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Urbanspoon Expands Internationally Through Partnerships With Livebookings And Dimmi

Urbanspoon Expands Internationally Through Partnerships With Livebookings And
                                    Dimmi

  PR Newswire

  SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2012

-- Diners Now Able to Make Reservations at Nearly 7,000 Restaurants Globally

-- Company launches in Ireland

SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Urbanspoon , the leading mobile
restaurant discovery application and reservation management system, today
announced international expansion through partnerships with leading online
reservation services Dimmi and Livebookings . Now, Urbanspoon diners
worldwide will have the ability to book reservations at nearly 7,000
restaurants with the addition of Livebookings and Dimmi reservation
inventory. In the US alone, Urbanspoon is now seating over 2 million US
diners per month, a number that has doubled in the last 6 months.

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"Our goal is to give diners the best tools along every step of their dining
experience, from finding the right restaurant, to making a reservation and
giving feedback on their meal," said Kara Nortman, Senior Vice President,
Consumer Businesses, CityGrid. "Partnering with other great companies, like
Dimmi and Livebookings, extends our reservations coverage to millions of
Urbanspoon diners internationally."

"Partnering with Urbanspoon highlights our commitment to provide our
restaurant customers with access to more traffic," Guy Halfhead, Vice
President of Sales, Livebookings. "Urbanspoon's user base represents
high-quality diners looking to find and book reservations; matching them with
our reservation inventory makes perfect sense to our business."

"Dimmi's goal is to provide our restaurant customers with access to the best
diners in the region and driving new reservations through Urbanspoon allows us
to deliver even more value to our restaurants," said Stevan Premutico, founder
and CEO of Dimmi. "Urbanspoon is a popular source of premier restaurant
content in Australia and we're excited about integrating our high-quality
reservation product with their website and mobile app."

Urbanspoon Now Available in Ireland

Urbanspoon's expansion into the international market also includes coverage in
Ireland , putting information and reviews on more than 2,000 restaurants at
the fingertips of Irish diners.

About Urbanspoon Urbanspoon is a leading online local restaurant guide,
aggregating restaurant content from across the Web including newspapers,
professional food critics, bloggers and diners. Urbanspoon allows diners to
make restaurant reservations through its online booking service, both on the
Web and mobile. In addition, Urbanspoon offers restaurants Urbanspoon Rezbook
- a complete reservation and table management system built to run on the Apple
iPad. Urbanspoon is a subsidiary of CityGrid Media, LLC (
www.citygridmedia.com ), an IAC (NASDAQ: IACI) operating company, and is
headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

About Dimmi - Australia's leading real-time restaurant reservation and review
website, Dimmi partners with more than 2,500 restaurants nationwide and the
country's leading online restaurant guides to make recommendations and
reservations a no-stress affair. Founded in 2009, it has seated more than
three million Australian diners at restaurants ranging from hatted fine dining
establishments to more casual suburban eateries.

About Livebookings Livebookings makes restaurants and diners click. We operate
the world's only global, web-based restaurant reservations and marketing
service, delivering over one million diners every month to over 9,000
restaurants including, Tantris, East, Grill and Aquavit. Our reservations
tools enable restaurants to provide their diners with a free, easy-to-use
online bookings service, to manage those reservations efficiently and to
collect valuable customer data. Our marketing services ensure restaurants can
run promotions and deals and execute online marketing campaigns to attract and
retain their customers.

Media Contact:Brandi Willard+1-310-360-4602 brandi@urbanspoon.com

Website: http://www.urbanspoon.com
 
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