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The Web! The Web! The Web is Coming! (Again!)


February 2, 2006

If this week is any indication, it seems publishers are beginning to move past talking about the Web in 2006 to actually producing stuff to talk about. New online product announcements;from Ziff Davis, Penton, Inc. and New York, among others;ranged from core to cosmetic, but the fault-lines along which publishers are moving are utterly clear.

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Report: Revenue Grows for Tradeshows


February 2, 2006

Echoing the steady chant of trade publishers saying events are becoming vital to their core growth, American Business Media's T-BIN report shows revenue for tradeshows increased 3.2 percent in the first nine months of 2005 when compared to the same period in 2004. Attendance also grew 3.3 percent for the period while square-footage dropped 2.3 percent.

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BIA FINANCIAL NETWORK


February 1, 2006

BIA Financial Network 15120 Enterprise Ct., Chantilly, VA 20151 Phone: 703-818-2425 Fax: 703-803-3299 Website: www.bia.com Email: info@bia.com BIA Financial Network, Inc. is a financial and strategic advisory services firm. We provide information and analysis that helps companies expand, compete, advise or invest in the media and communication industries. Our services include:

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Reversing the Polarity


January 28, 2006

In the fall of 2005, U.S. News & World Report, Technology Review and IDG's CXO Media, three publishers experiencing a wane in their print fortunes, announced they would be scaling back their print products and putting significantly more investment into the Web and events. Early indicators show promise. The question is, can they sustain it?

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Jobson Publishing


January 28, 2006

buyer: Wicks Medical Information | seller: Jobson Publishing | price: $100 million | date: April takeaway: Despite bolt-on potential of the Jobson platform, near-term growth will be organic and will focus on developing operating and service synergies. Opportunistic acquisitions will not be ignored, however.

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The Emerging Giant


January 28, 2006

In the last eight years, Wasserstein & Co. has made three standalone magazine-industry acquisitions and launched one start-up. Its most recent acquisition: last year's purchase of Prism Business Media for $385 million.

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