INDIA, April 15, 2009 – burrp.com, India’s premier online lifestyle guide, today announced a tie-up with leading global events service Eventful.com, for local event-related content.
Eventful has over 6 million event listings worldwide. The content from burrp! will ensure the latest Indian events for Eventful, will further enhance the company’s presence in India as well as add to its growing database of events.
burrp!’s online offering comprises of user generated and editorially monitored events content in categories like Art, Dance, Fashion, Film, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Health & Living, Music, Nightlife & Parties, Literature, Sports & Outdoor and Theatre. The association with burrp! will give eventful.com access to burrp’s extensive pool of local events in all of India’s key metros.
Commenting on the relationship, Jordan Glazier, CEO, Eventful said, “India is a substantial market with a huge and rapidly growing audience for events and entertainment. We look forward to working with burrp.com to include up-to-date, comprehensive content to keep our users abreast of events in India.”
“We’re ecstatic to be partnering with the world’s largest events portal. We remain dedicated to providing the most accurate and up to date content, whether it be through our own platform or that of a respected partner such as Eventful,” said Deap Ubhi, CEO, burrp.com.
burrp! is India’s premier lifestyle guide with online as well as print presence. burrp.com allows its users to search, review and recommend lifestyle related businesses and events in India’s 8 major metros. Besides the online local product, burrp! owns burrp!TV – an online TV guide, blah! – an online lifestyle magazine and Know – the recently launched printed travel guide for Mumbai.www.burrp.com
About Eventful Inc.
San Diego-based Eventful, Inc. provides the leading service for discovering, sharing, promoting and creating local events throughout the world. Eventful’s community of users enjoys the world’s largest selection of local events, from concerts and sports to singles events and political rallies. Eventful provides multi-platform services to its users via www.eventful.com, e-mail programs, mobile applications and content distributed through widgets and apps. Eventful’s unique Demand service empowers consumers to influence where their favorite performers appear. Tens of thousands of performers use Eventful Demand to connect with their fans and determine where to tour. Visit Eventful at http://www.eventful.com.
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