INTERNET.COM LAUNCHES ISP-PLANET.COM, A WEB SITE FOR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER PROFESSIONALS(WESTPORT, CT-May 20, 1999)-internet.com, the E-business and Internet Technology Network, today introduced ISP-Planet, an information resource for Internet Service Provider professionals. ISP-Planet provides daily news, opinion, and advice from all quarters of the ISP community.
"ISP-Planet is an extension of our service to the ISP business community," said Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of internet.com LLC. "internet.com, through its family of moderated e-mail discussion list properties known as ISP-Lists, is the online hub for this community. We're confident that these highly motivated professionals will appreciate real-time news, tutorials and daily opinion pieces from their colleagues."
Prominent members of the ISP community whose opinions will be featured in ISP-Planet include Christopher Knight, Managing Editor of internet.com's ISP-Lists; Deborah Howard, Executive Director of ISP/C (Internet Service Providers' Consortium); Rachel Luxemburg, ISP Channel Marketing Manager for Critical Path, Inc and member of ISP/C Board of Directors; Kevin Beauchamp, CEO of Spire Communications, Inc; Michael Dillon, principal of Memra Communications, Inc., Jason Zigmont, CEO of www.howtosell.net and member of ISP/C Board of Directors; and Michael Howard, Principal Analyst of Infonetics Research Inc.
Overseeing ISP-Planet is managing editor Ted Stevenson, a veteran technology journalist. Prior to joining internet.com, Stevenson held senior editorial positions at both Internet World and PC Magazine.
internet.com, the E-business and Internet Technology Network, includes 61 Web sites, 43 e-mail newsletters, 55 online discussion forums, and 52 moderated e-mail discussion lists for Internet industry and Internet technology professionals, Web developers and sophisticated Internet users. internet.com sites include InternetNews.com, which provides daily Internet-specific news; The Electronic Commerce Guide; ServerWatch; The Web Developer's Virtual Library, SearchEngineWatch and Jumbo. More than 1.6 million unique users generate over 40 million views monthly. Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, Vice President and Publisher of internet.com, at [email protected] or (203) 341-2962. For e-commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, Vice President, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 341-2858.
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