Technically Speaking

Catchpole Corporation, a speaker program management firm, launches a new service to help take the legwork out of speaker placements. Speakware Online, a Web-based service,
offers PR pros in the high-tech market access to Catchpole's directory of more than 2,700 technology-related events worldwide. "It gives you instant online access to the data on
all the events, and you can sort by market sectors based on dates, topics, geographic locale," says Terry Catchpole, president. The tool is sold on a subscription basis for
$899/year. (Terry Catchpole, 781/431-2666)