December 17, 2014 6:31 PM ET

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Company Overview of Edmunds.com, Inc.

Company Overview

Edmunds.com, Inc. operates an online consumer car review site. Its Website offers research, shopping, and buying tools for new and used cars. It enables users to compare new cars and find a dealer; and provides tips and advice, dealer ratings and reviews, car videos and forums, and other information. The company provides information for SUVs, sedans, trucks, minivans, coupes, wagons, luxury cars, hybrid/electric cars, crossovers, hatchbacks, and diesel cars. It also helps automakers, dealers, and other service providers for the lead referrals. The company was formerly known as Edmund Publications Corp. and changed its name to Edmunds.com, Inc. in May 1999. The company was founded in 1966 and...

1620 26th Street

Suite 400 South

Santa Monica, CA 90404

United States

Founded in 1966

Phone:

310-309-6300

Fax:

310-309-6400

Key Executives for Edmunds.com, Inc.

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Edmunds.com, Inc. Key Developments

Edmunds.com and Carfax Partner to Help Dealers Sell More Cars

Edmunds.com and Carfax announced a new agreement that enables dealers and manufacturers to include Carfax Vehicle History Reports for used cars listed on Edmunds.com. Starting in early 2014, dealers who use Carfax can provide potential buyers with free access to Carfax Reports for their cars listed on Edmunds.com.

Edmunds.com Reaches Settlement with Online Reputation Management Company

Edmunds.com reached a settlement with an online reputation management company that Edmunds accused of submitting fake car dealer ratings and reviews on the site. The settlement comes at a time when consumers increasingly seek out and relyon. Internet reviews and other forms of crowd sourcing to find the best businesses. In a lawsuit a month ago, Edmunds accused Humankind Design Ltd. of registering nearly 2,200 fake member accounts on Edmunds' website to post positive but bogus ratings and reviews about 25 dealerships in an attempt to influence consumers' opinions. That was a breach of the membership agreement.

Edmunds.com Announces Retirement of Jeremy Anwyl as Vice Chairman

Edmunds.com announced the retirement of its Vice Chairman, Jeremy Anwyl. Anwyl, who relocated to the Las Vegas area earlier this year, has plans to keep up his automotive industry activities by consulting through Marketec Systems, the company he founded in the 1990's that led him to a full-time role with Edmunds.com in 2000. Through Marketec Anwyl has agreed to provide strategic consulting to Edmunds.com.

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