Starting today, Zvents is powering MSN City Guides events and local business promotions, related business listings, and performers platform. So one local listing with Zvents gets on MSN as well as the nearly 300 other Zvents media partners.

Paul O’Brien; VP of Marketing for Zvents has provided me with some great info about this significant event.

Q. What are you/Zvents announcing?  What makes it unique?
A. Zvents is announcing a partnership with Microsoft to power the events and promotions experience on MSN City Guides.  Zvents platform will bring new character and capabilities to MSN users looking for things to do nearby.  Overall, Zvents is enriching the user’s local search experience.

Q. How is Zvents influencing MSN City Guides?
A. MSN is adding an event search experience to MSN City Guides with Venues, Performers, and Events – powered by Zvents.

Q. How will Zvents partnership with MSN benefit Zvents network?
A. MSN’s partnership with Zvents is a tremendous asset to the opportunity enabled by Zvents for local merchant’s: promotions (event) and business listings are syndicated throughout the Zvents network, including MSN City Guides.  Advertisers buying enhanced listings with Zvents benefit from distribution to hundreds of local media channels including MSN City Guides.

Thanks Paul-sounds pretty cool