Destra Corporation Limited
(ASX:DES) and Yahoo! Australia & NZ Pty Ltd today announced an exclusiveÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
partnership to target the SME market with a new co-branded service utilisingÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
DestraÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s core OzHosting.com business.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œThere is a significant opportunity in the market for the provision ofÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
integrated web services for SMEsÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â said Destra CEO, Domenic Carosa. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œIn aÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
consolidating market, Yahoo! and Destra have brokered an agreement that solvesÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
the problem for SMEs dealing with multiple vendorsÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œDestra and Yahoo! have common objectives in servicing the SME sector.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â saidÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
Yahoo! Australia and NZ Managing Director, Cliff Rosenberg. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œDestraÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s specificÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
expertise in web hosting matched with Yahoo!ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s SME product range and marketingÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
capability provides a complete service for SME customers wishing to either getÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
online for the first time or to expand their existing web capabilities.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â
Marketed under a new co-branded mark, the initiative will see both
strengthen their position in the SME marketplace. Products tailored for theÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
Australian market will become available at ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‹Å“smallbusiness.yahoo.com.auÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ andÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
Yahoo! and Destra will continue to work together to explore otherÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
opportunities that could be marketed through the Yahoo! SME portal, includingÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
those in South East Asia.
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Chief Executive OfficerÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â
Destra Corporation Limited (ASX:DES)
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