OPEN Business Club AG has launched a closed API preview for its global business networking platform XING.
By providing an API, OPEN Business Club AG is paving the way for future development of the XING platform together with the creativity of external providers around the world.
OPEN Business Club AG Takes over Largest Contact Network in Spain and Latin America with over 835,000 Members
NEW YORK -- OPEN Business Club AG (GER:O1BC) (ISIN: DE000XNG8888), operator of XING - one of the world's leading networks for business professionals - has acquired a 100% interest in Neurona (www.
The purchase of Neurona coupled with OPEN Business Club's takeover of eConozco in March 2007 means that the Spanish market is now the second key market - besides the German-speaking world - where OPEN Business Club has secured clear market leadership over its global competitors.
has a reputation for developing the most successful online portals in this market, and we're excited to have such a capable partner on board, whose track record in the Spanish market will be of great value in the future," said Lars Hinrichs, Founder and CEO of OPEN Business Club AG.
With integration into the XING Web site, OPEN Business Club AG nevertheless expects existing Neurona members to become increasingly willing to pay for the comprehensive functionalities of XING's Premium Membership.
Ferran Aznar, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Neurona, will manage Neurona operations as a subsidiary company of OPEN Business Club AG in the interim working with a team of eleven employees, and assume responsibility for Neurona's role in the integration.
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