Globat acquires assets of EBCI, Inc. formerly known as eToys, Inc. and Pay-For-Performance search engine SmartTraffic.com
Los Angeles, CA - March 21, 2002 -- Globat, LLC, a Los Angeles-based web hosting company and application
service provider has acquired a substantial portion of EBCI, Inc. formerly known as eToys, Inc's assets
as well as Pay-For-Performance search engine SmartTraffic.com. The announcement was made today by
Globat's CEO Ben R. Neumann.
Ben R. Neumann, President and CEO of Globat, LLC. stated, 'The acquisition of these assets provides
us an excellent opportunity to strengthen our recently opened Los Angeles data center. We plan to
integrate the acquired hardware over the next two months to increase redundancy for our customers'.
Neumann went on to say, 'We also have acquired Pay-For-Performance search engine SmartTraffic.com,
which we can further develop, market and exploit. The recent success of Pay-For-Performance market
leader Overture (formerly known as GoTo) has fully validated our approach to value-added resources
for our hosting customers.'
Globat's goal is to become a market leader for affordable, quality web hosting and application hosting
for small and mid-sized businesses by providing a full line of online business services. For more
information on Globat and its services and products, please visit http://www.globat.com.
About Globat, LLC.
Globat, LLC (http://www.globat.com) is one of the most established Web hosting companies
in the United States, offering affordable, quality Web hosting solutions to nearly 100,000
customers worldwide. Globat.com founder Ben R. Neumann, a two-time Entrepreneur of the
Year award nominee, is a pioneer of the budget Web hosting industry since his start in
1994, when he founded Icom.com, which was later sold in 1998. With its unprecedented
combination of low prices, high performance and dedicated 24/7/365 customer service,
Globat.com continues to be the frontrunners of the hosting industry. The company is
privately held and headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
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