San Francisco (PRWEB) September 22, 2008
Giga Omni Media, Inc., a leading provider of publications and events for the technology and information industries, and CNNMoney.com, the world's leading business and finance website, today announced a strategic content sharing agreement in which Giga Omni Media will contribute content from the GigaOM Network for daily posting on CNNMoney.com, the online home of FORTUNE, MONEY, and FORTUNE Small Business magazines. The GigaOM Network is one of the leading online news sources in the high-tech industry, and its daily contributions to CNNMoney.com will enhance the business site's daily coverage of emerging tech trends and expand the reach of the GigaOM Network.
"Over the past two years, we've built an audience of more than two million consumers and professionals interested in intelligent and hype-free insight into the world of high tech," said Om Malik, founder of Giga Omni Media. "CNNMoney.com is one of the most well-known and well-respected online news sites in the business world. This new agreement will allow us to expand our audience and discussion community while at the same time providing CNNMoney.com readers with a new level of insight on the technology industry."
A division of Time Warner, Inc., the world's largest media company, CNNMoney.com attracts nearly 10 million unique visitors per month, according to Nielsen/NetRatings. The new content provided by GigaOm will appear daily on the front pages of both the CNNMoney.com and FORTUNE.com technology sections, located at http://www.money.cnn.com/technology and http://www.money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/tech. The technology industries and topics covered will include broadband, VoIP, Internet infrastructure, mobile devices, wireless innovation, digital media, and venture capital, among others.
"We maintain a strong commitment to expanding our tech coverage and Giga Omni Media's wealth of knowledge, information, and insight will be an outstanding resource for our users," said Chris Peacock, Editor and Vice President, CNNMoney.com.
"The addition of content from GigaOm is another example of how CNNMoney.com continues to provide our advertising partners the ability to target against high quality, contextual content," added Jonathan Shar, SVP and General Manager, CNNMoney.com.
About Giga Omni Media
Giga Omni Media is a leading provider of publications and events for the technology and entrepreneurial markets worldwide. Founded by award-winning journalist Om Malik, Giga Omni Media is an online publishing company whose network of news sites reaches more than 2 million readers worldwide and provides news and insight on the developments disrupting the world of technology. The GigaOM Network includes six award-winning sites: GigaOM covers the business of broadband, VoIP, infrastructure, mobile and wireless; Web Worker Daily covers the future of work in a web world; NewTeeVee covers the business of online video; Earth2Tech covers the business of green technology; Ostatic is a web application, news site and community looking at open-source solutions for business; and jkOnTheRun offers news and insight on mobile devices. Giga Omni Media also produces industry-leading events, including annual conferences: Structure, Mobilize, NewTeeVee Live and a forthcoming green technology conference.
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