JUPITERMEDIA CORPORATION ANNOUNCES THAT ITS 802.11 PLANET TRADE SHOW GAINS GLOBAL WECA (WIRELESS ETHERNET COMPATIBILITY ALLIANCE) ENDORSEMENT(New York, NY - September 10, 2002) - Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) (formerly INT Media Group, Incorporated) today announced that it has signed an agreement with the Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance (WECA) whereby WECA will officially endorse and sponsor all of Jupitermedia's 802.11 Planet trade shows worldwide. WECA (www.wi-fi.org) is an international trade association with over 170 member organizations that certifies interoperability for IEEE 802.11 (Wi-Fi) products.
"We are flattered and excited that WECA has chosen to exclusively endorse our world tour of 802.11 Planet trade shows," stated Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of Jupitermedia Corporation. "WECA is the largest and most prestigious trade association associated with 802.11 standards and Jupitermedia Corporation has the largest trade shows dealing with wireless networking. This global endorsement ensures that the 802.11 Planet trade shows will increase in status with the professionals and the companies that are developing the myriad of products and services associated with the fast growing Wi-Fi industry," he continued.
"WECA selected the 802.11 Planet shows for a higher level of endorsement due to their demonstrated contribution to the furtherance of Wi-Fi technologies," said Dennis Eaton, WECA's chairman. "They have consistently produced events with quality and timely content which is required in this dynamic industry. We expect Jupitermedia's move into global production of 802.11 Planet events will further promote the Wi-Fi brand family around the world."
Upcoming 802.11 Planet trade shows carrying the WECA endorsement are scheduled for:
To register or to view conference agendas for 802.11 Planet Fall 2002 Conference & Expo, go to www.jupiterevents.com/80211/fall02/index.html. For sponsorship or exhibiting information, contact Nancy Raymond at (203) 662-2844 or [email protected]. For additional information and registration procedures contact Lillian Potter at (203) 662-2857 or [email protected].
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