New York, NY/Berlin – December 4, 2007 – Today, Fotolia (http://www.fotolia.com) the world’s leading source for legal, low-cost imagery welcomes its 500,000th member: Nicole Schlotterer, Head of New Media, for Porsche Inter Auto GmbH & Co KG in Salzburg, Austria.
“Porsche Inter Auto GmbH is responsible for 122 car dealerships throughout Europe representing Porsche, Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda, Bentley, Lamborghini and Bugatti,” explains Sclotterer. “The key to our success are strong partnerships. In Fotolia we have found the perfect partner in the image sector. Fotolia gives us access 24 hours a day, 365 days per year to a broad selection of professional high quality material and this is what is important to us. We are looking forward to this partnership!”

Schlotterer manages graphic design and all electronic media for Porche Inter Auto GmbH & Co. Through this work, she is responsible for the purchase of all stock images to be used for the dealerships’ promotional materials.
“We are thrilled to announce Nicole and Porsche Inter Auto as our 500,000th member,” says co-founder and president Oleg Tscheltzoff. “Fotolia has, since our launch, prided ourselves in bringing together top photographers and illustrators with a wide variety of buyers. Our initial goal was to find a solution for small business owners to obtain legal, low-cost imagery, but since our initial launch, we’ve been fortunate enough to attract some of the world’s biggest and best brands, and they are a perfect example of the calibre of our buyers.”
Since its launch in November, 2005, Fotolia has grown to offer the world’s largest library of legal, micro-priced images on the Web, offering professional and amateur photographers the ability to connect with more than 400,000 media buyers worldwide – from small businesses and design firms to some of the world’s most recognizable brands.