INT MEDIA GROUP LAUNCHES FLASH KIT FALL 2001, A NEW TRADE SHOW FOR THE FLASH DEVELOPER COMMUNITY(New York, NY- August 2, 2001) - INT Media Group, Incorporated (Nasdaq: INTM) today announced the launch of a new trade show for the Flash developer community, Flash Kit Fall 2001. Flash Kit Fall 2001 will take place October 15-17 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The featured keynote for Flash Kit Fall 2001 is Jeremy Allaire, Chief Technology Officer of Macromedia (Nasdaq: MACR). Flash Kit Fall 2001 will provide hands-on knowledge and business insights from expert speakers and noted developers.
The launch of Flash Kit Fall 2001 marks the third new trade show from INT Media Group. 802.11 Planet Fall 2001 Conference & Expo, announced on June 27, will take place October 2-3, 2001 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, and Nanotech Planet 2001 Conference & Expo, announced on July 25, will take place November 29-30 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place. These three shows also mark the return of Alan Meckler and his experienced management team to the trade show business. This team built Internet World, which was named "the fastest growing trade show in the world" by TradeShow Week magazine and was subsequently sold in 1998. INT Media Group currently is best known for its internet.com network of Web sites that includes the recently acquired EarthWeb content focused on information technology.
"INT Media Group has successfully launched several conferences and trade shows in recent months in addition to the recent acquisition of its Intermedia Group events unit" stated Meckler. "We now offer our millions of unique users and e-mail newsletter subscribers original online content, through both free and premium subscription services, along with a variety of complementary offline events focused on the Internet industry and information technology."
Flash Kit Fall 2001 is hosted by FlashKit.com (www.flashkit.com), a Flash developer resource center for Macromedia Flash tutorials, animations, help and support with over 1.5 million daily page views, and internet.com (www.internet.com), the Internet & IT Network, and is produced by INT Media Group.
To register for Flash Kit Fall 2001, or to view the full conference agenda, go to events.internet.com. For additional information and registration procedures call Allison Alessio, Registration Manager, at (203) 662-2857 or [email protected].
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