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.
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.
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.