San Francisco, CA—October 27th, 2011—The Gilt Groupe's leading local experience site Gilt City announces its partnership with Google as part of the Google Offers expanded deal service. Google Offers will now feature Gilt City's weekly experiences on its website, mobile app, and email distribution to subscribers.
The collaboration represents the first step in a partnership between the Gilt Groupe and Google. Gilt City will bring to Google Offers its expertise in curating unique experiences and exclusive events in the dining, fashion, beauty, and entertainment industries while Google Offers' deal personalization capabilities and targeted subscriber base will allow for increased visibility for Gilt City brand partners across various platforms.
The Google and Gilt City partnership launches in the San Francisco Bay Area today. When offers go live on Gilt City, they may be cross-promoted on Google Offers.
"Google boasts a vibrant community for search, social, and commerce," says Nathan Richardson, President, Gilt City. "Paired with Gilt City's high-end approach in the local market, our partnership creates a shared market platform that capitalizes on the strengths of two leading commerce and lifestyle companies."
"Google Offers gives people a diverse selection of great deals that are personalized for them and sent straight to their inboxes," said Stephanie Tilenius, VP of Commerce, Google. "We're excited to connect Gilt City with Google Offers subscribers, who I'm sure will enjoy its impressive collection of luxurious events, services and experiences."
About Gilt City
Gilt City provides access to unique and coveted lifestyle experience in the world's most dynamic cities—at insider prices. Each sale lasts a limited time and features a city's most sought-after restaurants, spas, concerts, cultural offerings and more. Gilt City currently features offers in New York, Boston, Chicago, Miami, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Atlanta, Dallas, Seattle and Washington, D.C. A subsidiary of Gilt Groupe Inc., Gilt City is headquartered in New York City with local curators in each market. To find out more please visit www.giltcity.com.
Media Contact: Caitlyn Carpanzano, Gilt City, [email protected], 646-924-5380