Archive | August, 2012

.biz Site of the Week: Leading International Film Sales Distributor, Wild Bunch

31 Aug

.biz is excited to recognize as this week’s Site of the Week. Wild Bunch is a world-renowned international sales distributor of cinema films. With more than 300 titles, the company’s portfolio ranges from director-driven, genre and commercial films to features and documentaries, among others.

The company is known for its talents in uncovering and building relationships with new directorial talent. Wild Bunch is also renowned for discovering and developing ongoing relationships with – new and innovative directorial talent, having to date handled more than fifty first or second-time features.

Here are a few examples of films distributed worldwide by

Wild Bunch markets its services through its .biz website, supported by word-of-mouth and routine appearances in international film festivals. With a .biz website. Wild Bunch is consistently found and recognized in countries across the world.

To learn more about Wild Bunch, visit of follow them on Twitter at @WildBunch.

Protect Your Customer Experience: Enter to Win a FREE Year of Website Monitoring

30 Aug

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To learn more about how website monitoring can benefit your business today, click here.

USA Today Identifies the Top Places to House Your Start-Up

28 Aug

USA Today recently published an article on the top cities for technology-focused start-ups. Here are some of the factors that were considered in the rankings:

  • Cost of living
  • Job growth
  • Talent
  • Real estate
  • Neighboring companies
  • Investment dollars
  • And more!

Some of the cities identified might surprise you, including Austin and Boston. However, cities like San Francisco and New York are obvious picks.

Check out the video below to learn what these cities and six others have to offer for your next startup – or click here to read the full article.