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Media Insight: CanDo.com

July 3rd, 2000 by

1215 Terra Bella Ave.
Mt. View, CA 94043
650/937-1111
Founded in 1999 by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Zaydoon Jawadi, CanDo.com functions as a meeting ground and deep resource for the 25+ million people with disabilities who are
now online, as well as their families, …

Name it Now

July 3rd, 2000 by

A survey of the 100 largest international M&As over the past 10 years finds that only 24% of companies failed to divulge their new name or brand identity during the initial
merger announcement. The research, conducted by the image management firm Lippincott & …

Retention nightmares may be keeping executives up at night, but “employee satisfaction” is no longer the metric used in gauging the effectiveness of internal communications.
Today’s internal surveys are more often designed to gauge employees’ “business literacy” – as in …

USAToday.com
Online sibling to Gannett’s USA Today.
Hot topics: Seasonal content (just finished special feature for Osteoporosis
month).
Health Editor: John Riley, Jriley@usatoday.com
CBSHealthWatch
Founded as a consumer-oriented
complement to Medscape, which caters to healthcare professionals.
Hot …

Powerful Media
601 West 26th St.
13th Floor
New York, NY 10001
212/937-0100
http://www.inside.com
The much-ballyhooed media and entertainment Web site inside.com opened its digital doors early for a “sneak preview” last week for fear that stampeding Web …

Media Moves

May 22nd, 2000 by

Technology reporter Mylene Mangalindan leaves Bloomberg to join the San Francisco
bureau of the Wall Street Journal. 415/912-2980…Dennis Kneale moves from executive
editor to managing editor at Forbes. Contact the main offices at 62 Fifth Ave.,
New York, NY, 10011-8865……

Online PR Gets Easier

May 11th, 2000 by

For small to mid-size companies, keeping a tight reign on the ever-evolving online media industry can seem almost impossible with hundreds of news sites surfacing online.
An Internet startup, founded by a team of marketing, PR and technology experts is …

High-Tech Media Moves

May 8th, 2000 by

Industry Standard Washington bureau chief Elizabeth Wasserman will not be working out of the Washington bureau for the next several weeks. In the interim,
email Keith Perine at keithp@thestandard.com, or Aaron Pressman, new senior writer covering companies and …

The Case
To most travelers under the age of 70, the words “escorted tour” sound hopelessly geriatric – or vaguely sexual.
Today’s tourists are Baby Boomers and young senior citizens who have active travel goals. Escorted tour operator Globus & Cosmos stood …

Last year, more than 9,000 merger deals were forged (compared with only 1,877 in 1991), but the verdict is still out as to whether shareholders will ever look back and
celebrate the record. A report published for BusinessWeek by the consulting firm Corporate …