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New York City, NY, United States, 2006/06/09 - The affiliate program for Forzieri.com, the Florence-based leader in Italian fashion, leather goods, fine jewelry and decorative objects, is a finalist in the Best International Merchant in the third annual LinkShare Golden Link Awards.
The LinkShare Golden Link Awards, which will be presented June 20 at Cipriani in New York City, celebrates extraordinary achievements in performance-based marketing and brings together industry leaders from around the world.
"This nomination is a great honor because we have always viewed the Internet as an incredible vehicle for offering our products to clients," said Andrea Forzieri, CEO and Founder of Forzieri.com. "Our affiliate program has enabled us to extend the Forzieri brand globally, and the response has been overwhelming."
Forzieri's affiliate program is professionally managed by PartnerCentric, Inc., a full-service internet marketing agency that has long been recognized as the leader in affiliate management.
Serving as judges for this year's LinkShare Golden Link Awards were Bob Johnston, President and Executive Director for the Executive Council of New York; Kerry Murdock, Publisher of "Practical E-commerce" Magazine; Lisa Picarille, Editor-in-Chief of "Revenue" Magazine and Stefan Tornquist, Research Director for MarketingSherpa.
LinkShare pioneered online affiliate marketing, and today runs the largest pay-for-performance affiliate marketing network on the Internet. With more than 10 million partnerships in the network, it is the most successful pay-for-performance network of its kind.
Forzieri.com is based in Florence, Italy, and has become the world-famous center for Italian fashion design, exquisite leather goods, fine jewelry, high-class elegant creations and decorative objects. The Forzieri line includes offerings from biggest fashion houses and the most talented local craftsmen. The Forzieri Affiliate Program began in 1998 and offers first-class revenue opportunities.
PartnerCentric teams with leading e-commerce companies to develop and grow successful internet marketing channels. Employing more than 20 of the most experienced internet marketing professionals in the business, PartnerCentric offers a full range of services including affiliate management, web site design and development, banner and rich media creative services, search engine optimization, paid search management, e-mail marketing and more.