THE NY DISTRICT COUNCIL OF THE ULI SIGNS UP WITH THE NEWS FUNNEL TO DISTRIBUTE CONTENT DIRECTLY TO SITES GROWING READERSHIP
Fourth District Council of ULI to register for The News Funnel
NEW YORK CITY (MARCH 2013) – The New York Chapter of Urban Land Institute (ULI), a nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members, has announced that the District Council has become the latest industry association to sign up for The News Funnel’s Company News Channel. This free publicity tool provides companies and associations with the ability to distribute its news and content directly to users of the fast-growing site. The News Funnel is a completely free site that allows real estate professionals to customize their industry news into a single, live feed.
Since launching in the real estate industry in mid-2012, The News Funnel has grown its subscriber base to several thousand professionals in a total of six states. Subscribers use the site to customize their industry news from a comprehensive list of sources saving considerable time having to search the web for news that meets their specific interests.
"We are so proud to be building on our partnership with ULI and welcome the New York District Council to The News Funnel," stated Michael Beckerman, Founder and CEO of The News Funnel. “ULI Is widely recognized as one of the premier research and education think tanks in the entire real estate industry and we are honored the have their unique content as part of our news feeds at The News Funnel,” Beckerman concluded.
About Urban Land Institute – New York
ULI is a nonprofit research and education organization supported by its members. Founded in 1936, the Institute now has approximately 30,000 members in 95 countries, representing the entire spectrum of land use and real estate development disciplines working in private enterprise and public service – including leading property owners, investors, advisors, developers, architects, lawyers, lenders, planners, regulators, contractors, engineers, university personnel and students.
ULI New York’s mission is to serve as the principal forum for real estate professionals in our area, reflecting the Urban Land Institute’s best practices in leadership development, community service and enhancement of land use policy and practice. ULI New York strives to provide to our members outstanding educational informational forums and unique professional networking opportunities.
About The News Funnel
The News Funnel is a free, web-based news aggregator for real estate professionals that sources industry-specific news from trade publications and major media sources. Subscribers create customized news feeds for their geographic market, industry segment and areas of interest that are accessed on their personalized home page or via a daily email.
The News Funnel features Company News Channels (CNCs) — web pages that are available at no charge to companies to upload press releases, event notifications, blogs and market research reports that are then distributed into the funnels of subscribers. The website also features simple and advanced search capabilities. Aggregated content is stored for six months and users can search this content by keyword, market, industry segment or area of interest.
Headquartered in New York City, The News Funnel was founded by Michael Beckerman, a 25-year veteran of the public relations and media industries. The News Funnel launched in mid-2012 and is now curating news in a total of six markets, including Boston, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Washington, D.C. For more information visit www.thenewsfunnel.com.