TORONTO, April 19 /CNW/ - Kaboose Inc. (TSX: KAB), the largest
independent family-focused online media company in North America, announced
today its BabyZone.com property, the largest independent online destination in
the United States focused on pregnancy and parenting, has been named a 2007
Honoree in the Family/Parenting category in the 11th Annual Webby Awards.
Hailed as the "Oscars of the Internet" by the New York Times, The Webby
Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet,
including Websites, Interactive Advertising, Online Film & Video and Mobile
Websites. The awards are judged by the International Academy of Digital Arts &
Sciences, a global organization that includes David Bowie, Harvey Weinstein,
Arianna Huffington, Matt Groening, Jamie Oliver, Internet inventor Vinton Cerf
and RealNetworks CEO Rob Glaser.
Dottie Enrico, Publisher of BabyZone, commented, "We are truly honored to
have received this distinction from such an impressive panel. Considering this
was BabyZone's first year entering and that there are over 8,000 entries
received from more than 60 countries, we view this as a fantastic achievement.
We look forward to another year of growth and excellence in the online
pregnancy and parenting space."
About Kaboose Inc.
Kaboose is the largest independent, family-focused online media company
in North America and one of the top-five most visited family destinations
online. From pregnancy to parenting, birthday parties to scrapbooking, and
entertainment to education, Kaboose has the content and applications to help
parents plan and share their family life. Kaboose owns some of the world's
leading online properties targeting families, including BabyZone.com,
ParentZone.com, Kaboose.com, AmazingMoms.com, TwoPeasInABucket.com,
BubbleShare.com; BirthdayInABox.com, Funschool.com and Zeeks.com. Kaboose
trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "KAB."
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Inc.'s operations or to the environment in which it operates, which are based
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For further information:
For further information: Jonathan Pollack, Chief Financial Officer for
Kaboose Inc. at TEL: (416) 593-3000 ext.290, FAX: (416) 593-4658