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PRESS RELEASE

NEWYORK.COM CELEBRATES ITS OFFICIAL LAUNCH

NEW YORK - 05.28.2013


The site promises to deliver decision making content, convenience, and a safe and seamless booking engine to connect locals and visitors to everything New York.

NewYork.com will kick off its official and much anticipated launch debuting the ultimate resource for all things New York. With its robust and trustworthy portfolio of information and access to tickets for Broadway shows, events, attractions and tours, hotel reservations, restaurants, real estate and job listings.

Poised to be the ultimate resource for New York, the site is designed to be a guide for visitors and a recommendation engine for locals. NewYork.com is different from other city portals because it covers the entire range of what the city offers in entertainment, travel and tourism. The site offers an integrated, safe and secure opportunity to purchase tickets for activities and events, reserve rooms and connect with real estate agents to find a new home.

Using modern, proprietary technology, an entire vacation can be booked in one simple, safe and convenient transaction on NewYork.com. NewYork.com is powered by Entertainment Benefits Group (EBG); one of the nations’s leading online and travel entertainment providers.

NewYork.com set out to create a highly integrated view of life in New York with a focus on where to eat, where to live, and where to play. The site features over 45 neighborhoods and connects visitors to New York Real Estate with over 20,000 listings of condos, apartments, houses and co-op properties, accompanied by closed sales data, and a building directory with over 15,000 buildings and neighborhood snapshots across all 5 boroughs.

NewYork.com offers a comprehensive and easy-to-use restaurant guide with over 14,000 New York restaurant listings. In addition to Zagat ratings and recommendations, the NewYork.com restaurant section captivates users with editorial stories on the newest trends and hot spots. The guide and listings make it easy to search by cuisine, location, address, price range and several other “At a Glance” search features.

In celebration of the official launch, New York notables from a wide range of industries shared what they love about New York. NewYork.com selected these “NewYork.com Luminaries” - top tier New Yorkers, from politicians to pop stars – to reveal their favorite places and things to do in New York. Find out where to “star gaze”, where Rachel Ray gets her favorite pizza or what Mayor Bloomberg’s favorite NYC activity is, all featured on the site’s “New York Love” section.

As the ultimate resource for anything and everything New York, NewYork.com offers the most robust portfolio of information on hotels, entertainment, attractions, tours, dining, real estate, jobs and more, Follow NewYork.com on Twitter and Facebook.