MediaWhiz Division AuctionAds Wins eBay Star Developer Award

AuctionAds, a division of MediaWhiz Holdings Inc., today announced it received the eBay Star Developer Award for “Most Innovative Application-Buyer” at the sixth annual eBay Developers Conference. AuctionAds ( enables users to monetize their website by displaying live eBay auctions next to their related copy.

“We are honored to accept this prestigious award, which recognizes that AuctionAds is a successful tool for leveraging the lucrative eBay affiliate system, in a way that is easy for publishers to use,” stated AuctionAds CTO David Dellanave.

“The eBay Star Developers Awards recognize developers for their innovation and commitment to the eBay platform,” said Max Mancini, senior director of disruptive innovation at eBay. “AuctionAds was awarded for its efficiency using innovative caching techniques, allowing it to serve up 30 million impressions a month with only 200,000 API calls, an impressive volume of traffic per API call.”

The eBay Developers Conference in Boston brings together more than 500 third-party developers, entrepreneurs and affiliates to meet with technologists and business leaders from eBay, PayPal, ProStores, and Skype.

About AuctionAds

AuctionAds (, a division of MediaWhiz Holdings Inc., users to monetize their website by displaying live eBay auctions next to their related copy.

About MediaWhiz

MediaWhiz is a leading online marketing company delivering a fully integrated solution for brand advertisers, direct marketers and publishers by leveraging its suite of marketing services to achieve measurable results. Services include affiliate marketing, lead generation, email marketing, list management, display advertising, text link advertising and search marketing. MediaWhiz delivers more than 3 million monthly leads to over 3,000 advertisers through its database of more than 100 million consumer email addresses and relationships with over 20,000 publishers. Private equity firm Lake Capital first invested in MediaWhiz in August 2005. Through acquisitions and organic growth, MediaWhiz has established its position as a leading provider of integrated marketing. More information on MediaWhiz is available at