London, UK, March 19th 2018: The International affiliate marketing network Webgains, has today announced plans to expand across two new European locations as the latest part of its expansion plan.
The UK based affiliate marketing servicing global clients, such as Samsung, Hertz and Lovehoney, this month expands into Munich and Milan. This brings its total operating locations to eight.
The Munich office will fall under the remit of Webgains Germany Managing Director, Andreas Sasnovskis (who started at Webgains in 2007) and the Milan office launch is to be managed and expanded by Vittorio Lorenzoni, who joined the business this month having previously been Southern Regional Director for Tradedoubler.
Today’s announcement comes off the back of a successful year for the in the German speaking markets (central Europe). The business added to its impressive client list bringing Hertz, Thrifty and Lovehoney into its affiliate network in 2017. In 2018 Webgains has welcomed a number of new advertisers including Newmarket Holiday, plus over 40 other hotel and travel brands to its portfolio.
It also follows increasing demands from global clients for more localised services and will also allow Webgains to launch its new user interface and intelligent product set to an even wider market.
Richard Dennys, CEO of Webgains, said: “We are super committed to deepen our European presence and to support the many incoming opportunities we have as a growing business.
“Having a base in two more major European cities means we can now serve our network of clients and publisher partners where they are, and will also help us to launch our new user platform to an ever-expanding audience.
“Webgains is a global facing company with existing clients spanning from the Americas to the Far East and this expansion is a statement of intent for how we see ourselves increasing that world-wide reach and presence in the future.”
Jens Körner, CEO of ad pepper media group, 100% owner of Webgains, added: “Affiliate marketing is a global network so it is only right that Webgains continues to have a global presence and we are extremely excited about what this new stage in the business growth will mean going forward.”
Webgains was founded in 2005 and has been part of the ad pepper media group since 2006.
The company has its HQ in London, but is part of a global network and has offices all over the world, including Bristol, Nuremberg, Paris, Madrid and New York. However, the Webgains network spreads well beyond those locations, offering localised platforms in 14 countries and in 2016, Webgains tracked sales in more than 150 countries.
In 2017, Webgains invested into its technology, and became the world’s first affiliate network to form a partnership with IBM Watson – bringing the power of AI and Machine Learning to the performance marketing channel.
The Webgains vision is to make affiliate marketing intuitive, predictive and proactive via cognitive technology and strategic services.
Webgains has a huge range of clients across a number of industries, including, Samsung, Liverpool FC, Ann Summers, The Book People, Kayak Group, Lovehoney and Hertz.