INTERNET.COM LAUNCHES TORONTO.INTERNET.COM; CONTINUING REGIONAL EXPANSION OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
(NEW YORK, NY-November 14, 2000)--internet.com (Nasdaq: INTM), the Internet Industry Portal, today launched a new bureau to cover the thriving Internet market and community in the greater Toronto area. The site is available at toronto.internet.com (http://toronto.internet.com).
"The launch of Toronto.internet.com marks our first regional site in Canada and our tenth overall. It will provide local news and resources to the region and nicely complement our national site, canada.internet.com (http://canada.internet.com) which serves the entire Canadian Internet business community," said internet.com chairman and CEO Alan M. Meckler. "Our aggressive regional expansion has exceeded our expectations regarding the sites' growth and acceptance in their respective Internet communities, and it's time that Toronto's business professionals had the local Internet industry resource they both need and deserve."
Toronto.internet.com will be under the direction of Managing Editor Cindy Waxer. A Toronto-based journalist, Ms. Waxer has been a regular contributor to: Business 2.0, The Globe & Mail, The Toronto Star, Yahoo! Internet Life, and ComputerWorld Canada, and has often been interviewed on the radio in both the United States and Canada.
Toronto.internet.com joins an impressive regional line-up from internet.com that includes recent launches in Phoenix (http://phoenix.internet.com), Miami (http://miami.internet.com), Los Angeles (http://la.internet.com), Silicon Valley (http://siliconvalley.internet.com), Boston (http://boston.internet.com), Washington D.C. (http://dc.internet.com), Seattle (http://seattle.internet.com), Chicago (http://chicago.internet.com) and internet.com's pre-existing atNewYork.com site (http://atnewyork.com) serving the Internet scene in New York's Silicon Alley. internet.com also has nearly two dozen international sites and plans to roll out several other bureaus in coming months.
Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, Vice President and Publisher of internet.com, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2962. For commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, Vice President, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2858.
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Mary Ann Boland
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