Antengo’s mobile classifieds: Think Twitter, not Craigslist

20 Aug 2010

By Mark Whittaker

Marcus Wandell believes his company, Antengo, has invented the perfect mobile complement to classified advertising.

The Antengo app, currently available only for iPhone, brings buyers and sellers together based on their locations as well as what they’re selling or what they need. But the application is more like Twitter than Craigslist. The “mobile microlis

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Mark Whittaker

Mark Whittaker joined the AIM Group as sales director in March 2009. His career in newspapers spans 30 years as a reporter, editor and online manager. He spent seven years as online managing editor and online director for and the Tribune-Review Publishing Co. in Pittsburgh, and later worked as interactive media director for Beaver Newspapers Inc. in suburban Pittsburgh. At Beaver Newspapers, he was responsible for day-to-day advertising, design and operation of the company’s Web sites, supervising a staff of eight. At Tribune-Review, he oversaw about 20 Web sites, including ad sales, coordination between the Web sites and affiliated newspapers, and negotiating partnership agreements. He is based near Pittsburgh.