Reconnect with an Old Pen- Pal Using 123people

Multinational people search helps you find family and friends in Europe.

New York, NY, April 29, 2009 --( The first multinational people search 123people ( can help find and locate your old Pen-Pals from Europe.

Everyday people turn to the internet to learn more about the world around them. 123people has now expanded its global reach and included new local sites in France, Switzerland and Spain, making it easier to help find friends and family across the globe.

123people is your one-stop shop for people information, helping you to find people you have lost contact with and keeping users up-to-date with their friend's online activities. Accessible in seven countries it is also multilingual available in six different languages: English, German, Italian, French, Spanish and Catalan.

“123people is the most popular people search tool on the Internet. We are already online in seven European countries including the 'Big Four' Germany, UK, France and Spain. Soon 123people will then deliver detailed search results for more than 300 million people in Europe,” says Russell Perry, CEO of 123people.

123people finds information on anyone you want to know by scouring the 'Deep Web' otherwise known as the invisible Web, using an innovative search service.

123people receives over 16 million unique visitors per month. Designed to fundamentally improve the quality of people search on the web, the site retrieves people information from globally accessible databases and social networks on the web and also searches country-specific websites, local business services and news sources to provide fast and comprehensive results.


*123people combines people-related data into one easy to view page
*User can tag search results and give them more relevance
*Includes popular social media profiles (i.g. Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, HiFive, FlickR, Bebo, Zoominfo, Viadeo,)
*Instant Messenger profiles and Microblogs
*Phone numbers and emails
*News sites
*123people is available in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Catalan

About 123people

123people, ( serves up the preeminent experience in finding “everyone you (want to) know” by retrieving people information from hundreds of local and international sites on the web. Launched in 2007 by European-based Web 2.0 incubator i5invest, 123people offers the next generation of People Search.

Jennifer Green
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