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For Immediate Release

Susan Barich
Director of Business Development
Silicon Valley World Internet Center

Silicon Valley World Internet Center And Internet Wire Announce Partnership

Knowledge Network Partnership Broadens Market
Exposure For Both

November 7, 2000 -- The Silicon Valley World Internet Center ( today announced that Internet Wire (, the leading Internet-based distributor of direct company news and other business communications materials, has joined the Center's family of Knowledge Network Partners.

"We are looking forward to establishing an entirely new, multi-media press release system with Internet Wire that will include audio clips, hot links to the Internet and electronic side bars and will reach a world-wide, as well as a regional audience," said Center CEO Susan J. Duggan.

The Center's Knowledge Network partners are companies that support and complement the network the Center has created for the high-level exchange of knowledge about new technology trends and innovative business models for the advancement of the Internet Economy.

“This partnership allows Internet Wire to work with the highest caliber of executives, VCs and visionaries from the most cutting-edge companies in technology and on the Internet,” said Reynolds Morgan, Internet Wire vice president, Western Region.

“We are pleased to contribute to the ideas, information and networking opportunities the Center offers.”

Internet Wire distributes direct company news, including press releases, financial announcements, graphics, multimedia files, and other business communications materials to a worldwide audience of news media, analysts and consumers via email, the Web, online syndication and secure modem-to-modem connections.

Internet Wire’s website currently displays up-to-the-minute company news in the content areas of technology, entertainment, business/finance, sports, medical, travel/leisure, health/lifestyle, food, education, government, legal and energy/environment. It also is transmitted to more than 44,000 editors and analysts and 2.6 million consumers in these content areas via Internet Wire’s proprietary distribution channels.


The Center is a dynamic physical and vitrual portal bringing together technology leaders and customers to advance - through collaboration- Internet-related technolgies and eMarkets. The Executive Sponsors of the Center include Amdocs, Inc., Deutsche Telecom, Hewlett-Packard Company, IBM Corporation, SAP and Sun Microsystems