JUPITERMEDIA ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THECREATIVEFORUM.COM FOR ITS JUPITERIMAGES DIVISION
(New York, NY- September 14, 2004) -- Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) today announced the launch of the TheCreativeForum.com, a Web-based community for the creative professional that will allow graphic designers, art directors, commercial photographers and other commercial artists to exchange creative ideas via posting of images and work samples for discussion and critique. Creative professionals need the opportunity to share creative thoughts, to get input on projects and ideas and to discuss their work. TheCreativeForum.com is an online environment established to support the creative needs of commercial artists and to give them the chance to help each other.
Overseeing the site's day-to-day operations is Jeffrey Foster, Forums Editor for TheCreativeForum.com. Foster's experience as a creative professional, marketing professional, e-commerce manager and writer gives him a broad perspective on the commercial art and creative professions. Foster has worked in
e-commerce and marketing for six years in the online image industry for Hemera Inc. and Getty Images. He also has extensive experience as a client, an art director and a commercial photographer. Foster attended Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California and is now based in Seattle, Washington.
"We are excited to offer creative professionals their own 'clubhouse' on the Web, led by industry pro Jeffrey Foster," stated Alan Meckler, Chairman and CEO of Jupitermedia. "We have a long history in building vibrant online communities and this was a natural addition to the resources we provide to creative professionals via JupiterImages," added Meckler.
For licensing and OEM opportunities with JupiterImages, contact Andrew Watzenboeck at [email protected].
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headquartered in Darien, CT, is a leading global provider of original information, images, research and events for information technology, business and creative professionals. JupiterWeb, the online division of Jupitermedia, operates four distinct online networks: internet.com and EarthWeb.com for IT and business professionals; DevX.com for developers; and ClickZ.com for interactive marketers. JupiterWeb properties include more than 150 Web sites and over 150 e-mail newsletters that are viewed by approximately 20 million users and generate approximately 300 million page views monthly. Jupitermedia also includes: JupiterImages, one of the leading images companies in the world with over 3.5 million images online serving creative professionals with products like Comstock Images, Thinkstock Images, Photos.com and ClipArt.com; JupiterResearch, a leading international research advisory organization specializing in business and technology market research in 18 business areas and 14 vertical markets; and JupiterEvents, which produces offline conferences and trade shows focused on IT and business-specific topics, including Search Engine Strategies and Wi-Fi Planet.
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