Auto Trader’s sister classified website ,sellmefree has reported major news with the announcement that
ACP Media Limited (‘ACP’) and APN News & Media Limited (‘APN’) have entered into a joint-venture to develop the free online general classified and auction site, www.sellmefree.co.nz.
The joint-venture brings immediate benefits to sellmefree.co.nz including:
• accelerated development of the product offering including a free auction service and enhanced multi-media and live functionality;
• a significant investment in marketing; and
• a major increase in private listing content from print assets in key population centres.
Josh Borthwick has recently been appointed as the new General Manager for sellmefree.co.nz commencing in early February 2007. Josh was previously head of TVNZ Interactive sales and is the chairperson of the NZ Interactive Advertising Bureau.
The new website sellmefree.co.nz launches in March.