Accelerates Its Lead Matching with State of the Art Technology, Neustar

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 16, 2014 –, the leading performance-based marketing platform that reaches the small to medium-sized business market, selects Neustar for trusted real-time analytics, scoring and lead verification solutions. Neustar digitally verifies leads received by within microseconds, shortening the time between lead request and follow up by's Sales Ready Lead advertisers.'s lead verification process is a combination of digital and phone verification, delivering both speed and accuracy.

"In the last few months, we have invested in state of the art digital lead verification technology and our own call centers to expand our capabilities in producing high-quality lead generation in the lucrative SMB marketplace," says Tony Uphoff, CEO at "These investments and enhancements underscore our commitment to be the leading platform for performance marketing for the SMB market. We see our relationship with Neustar as a major step for us and one that is already paying dividends for our customers."

In Q3 of 2013, conducted a survey with over 500 of its Sales Ready Lead advertisers. 59.3% of those who responded indicated that receiving leads in less than five minutes is extremely valuable/ valuable. research has found that speed to contact following a lead submission is the key driver in converting prospective buyers. To view more of the report findings, see the Lead Generation Insight Report.

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