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GILT CITY TO PARTICIPATE IN FACEBOOK DEALS TEST TO PROVIDE LOCAL OFFERS

Luxury offers and experiences will be available on Facebook in five cities

New York, NY (March 16, 2011) — Gilt City (www.giltcity.com), the leading online luxury experience site, announces it will be one of the first companies to participate in Facebook’s Deals test starting in five U.S. cities. The test will bring local Gilt City offers to Facebook users in first five test markets.

In the coming weeks, Gilt City offers will be integrated through Facebook Deals, allowing users to purchase Gilt City’s coveted experiences on Facebook and share them with their friends. Local businesses will soon be able to sign up to use this feature and Facebook users will be able to find deals on the site.

“Being one of the first companies to offer local deals on Facebook highlights Gilt City’s success in providing luxury offers and insider access to the online community. We look forward to reaching people on Facebook and informing them of Gilt City’s high-end, local experiences through Facebook Deals,” said Nate Richardson, President of Gilt City. “Leveraging Gilt City’s local expertise with Facebook’s reach is a great and innovative way to improve our members’ online purchasing experience.”

About Gilt City: Gilt City provides access to a broad range of local services at exclusive prices to its membership. Each sale lasts seven days and features many of a city's most sought-after restaurants, spas, concerts, cultural offerings and more. Gilt City is currently available in New York, Boston, Chicago, Miami, San Francisco and Los Angeles. A subsidiary of Gilt Groupe Inc., Gilt City is headquartered in New York City with local curators in each market. To find out more please visit www.giltcity.com.

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