February 25, 2000
* Girl Games Inc. has named Malissa Thompson editor in chief of Los Angeles-based PlanetGirl.com, an online network for teen girls. Thompson was most recently executive editor of Jump magazine. * Martin McDermut has joined the senior management team at Superconductor Technologies Inc. as chief financial officer and vice president of finance and administration. Santa Barbara-based Superconductor Technologies makes products for wireless communications.
March 29, 2000 |
Sony Pictures Entertainment today will announce a two-year strategic alliance with Girl Games Inc., a pioneer in development of software for teen girls. As part of the alliance, Sony will invest $3 million in Girl Games, which operates the PlanetGirl.com Web site. Girl Games, based in Austin, Texas, and Los Angeles, is in the process of raising venture funding.
September 20, 1999
There's a general belief that women with brains wish they had beauty and that women who are beautiful wish they had smarts. And that it's a rare woman who has both, especially if "smarts" include technological savvy. Gillian Bonner is one of those women. A Playboy Playmate and interactive entertainment entrepreneur whose monthly column about digital culture debuts Tuesday on the Playboy Web site (http://www.playboy.