The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and Take Back NY's ParoleWatch had a big 30th birthday for NIGER INNIS, CORE Activist & MSNBC Commentator on Thursday, March 5th, 1998 at Le Bar Bat.
Daniel Resnick, CTO of hot shop Darwin Digital, made the C|Net news on Monday, March 9th. Promising real-time banners, he staked some desired territory out in cyberspace. (http://www.news.com/News/Item/0,4,19843,00.htm)
Stir Co-Founder and long-time Silicon Alley artist, creative director, Tery Spataro was featured in NetGuide's Women's section by Lisa Gill, editor of Cybergrrl Webstation. http://www.netguide.com/Snapshot/Archive?guide=Women&id=1083
Jim Orsi (firstname.lastname@example.org) recently left his job as a Producer at CKS New York (formerly SiteSpecific) to become the Manager of Advertising Technology for StarMedia Network, the #1 online destination for Latin America (http://www.starmedia.com). My responsibilities will include setting up and maintaining all of Starmedia's adservers and developing new advertising and inventory management systems. Some travel to South America may be in the works as well.
This week Stir Associates launched a redesign for Olympus America (http://www.olympus.com). What's so exceptional about this news, when it seems every company relauches a site, is that Olympus, for more than 3 years, has worked with Alec Pollak & Tery Spataro, the principals of Stir. Olympus has seen the value of a long-term relationship as its web presence has become a more sophisticated and integral part of its marketing mix.
(Appeared originally in @The Scene in the @NY newsletter)