Broadband Genie is BBC website of the day

Nov. 23, 2006 – Broadband comparison broadband comparison site Broadband Genie was declared BBC Website of the day yesterday, by Miles Mendoza on the Steve Wright Show.

Every day Mendoza scours the web for the most useful, entertaining and interactive sites and praised Broadband Genie for its simple, yet flexible, search wizard which lets users compare providers based on factors including price, download speeds, length of minimum contract, and free software supplied.

Broadband Genie CEO Philip Wilkinson says: “It is great news that Broadband Genie has been recognised by an institution like the BBC as the place to go to research and compare broadband deals. Mendoza certainly knows his stuff when it comes to the internet.”


Notes to editors

1.Broadband Genie allows users to compare broadband providers, and is part of Genie Group.

2.Genie Group Ltd is a leading independent provider of internet comparison shopping services in the UK, and was set up in 2004 by Philip Wilkinson (co-founder of Kelkoo UK). Genie Group’s unique selling point is ‘the Genie’, which makes personal recommendations to internet shoppers based on ground-breaking, intelligent technology. This gives Genie Group the ability to provide an enjoyable and satisfying internet shopping experience, and deliver an unmatched quality of sales leads to our affiliate merchants. Genie Group launched its flagship broadband comparison service Broadband Genie in January 2005.

3.More information can be found at Please direct all media enquiries to Ciaron Dunne. Interviews with Philip Wilkinson can be arranged on request.

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