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BIZX Acquires, a Leading Chicago Destination Web Site

San Diego, CA--(Marketwire – April 10, 2011) – BIZX, LLC (BIZX), one of the fastest growing privately held web media companies in the U.S. announced today the acquisition of a highly ranked Chicago destination travel website from JRL Enterprises.

“The acquisition of, a leading destination guide serving the greater Chicago metropolitan area, augments our growing portfolio of travel sites, including, and This acquisition is a continuation of our efforts to become the leading provider of travel and local information about Chicago and Chicago Deals available on the World Wide Web,” explains Roger Abbott of BIZX.

"After owning and operating for almost 15 years and establishing it as the premier Chicago travel guide with nearly 4,000,000 visitors per year, I look forward to seeing BIZX take the site to the next level, while continuing the site’s long history of providing travel information and travel deals for the greater Chicago metropolitan area" said Jim LaFrenere of JRL Enterprises.

About BIZX

BIZX owns and operates hundreds of consumer and business focused websites ranging in subject matter from travel to telecommunications and from business advice to VoIP products and services. We own and operate some of the top travel sites in New York City, Las Vegas, Chicago, and a number of other destinations in the U.S. and abroad. In addition to our portfolio of travel sites we also own and operate a number of very successful highly ranked business and consumer products and services web sites such as

BIZX position's it’s websites as premier sources for complete and highly useful information regarding the site topics. We include current deals, buying tips, dos and don’ts, product and service comparisons, user reviews and user forums to aid our visitors to make informed buying decisions.

Many BIZX sites also keep loyal customers updated by sending out a monthly newsletters, deals, and special offers to various lists subscribed to by our visitors.

BIZX, through its family of sites prides itself on offering the best deals on hotels such as the Marriott Chicago Magnificent Mile, SAX Chicago, The Allerton Hotel on Magnificent Mile, Hotel Felix Chicago, Affinia Chicago, Wyndham Chicago, Congress Plaza Hotel, Silversmith Hotel and Suites, Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Hotel 71, Palomar Hotel Chicago, The James Chicago Hotel, and Hotel Monaco Chicago.

The BIZX family of Chicago sites offers discounts on Chicago Tours, Things to do in Chicago, Chicago hotel deals, Chicago events and much more.

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