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Social networking company Viadeo acquires UNYK

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Paris—Viadeo, a business social networking site, announced it has acquired UNYK, a Canadian business social networking site.

With the addition of UNYK’s 16 million members, Viadeo more than doubled its user base, to 25 million. By comparison, LinkedIn has about 45 million members.

Viadeo CEO Dan Serfaty told BtoB in an interview that the deal continues his company’s growth-by-acquisition strategy. Viadeo had previously acquired social networking companies in Mexico and India.

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