New York--Cahners Business Information announced several moves intended to bolster its commitment to electronic commerce. Charlie Spahr was named senior VP-electronic development and will oversee Cahners' Internet businesses, including Manufacturing Marketplace, e-inSite and Buildingteam.com. Mr. Spahr was previously VP of Cahners' building & construction group, where he helped create Buildingteam.com., a joint venture between Cahners, Orion Capital and Construction Market Data Group. Additionally, Brian Nairn, Cahners COO and interim CEO, announced the formation of a 10-member executive committee to help speed the adoption of e-commerce at the company. "These moves will help us implement our strategy of increasing revenues and profitability in the core magazine business while significantly increasing the level and pace of electronic development," Mr. Nairn said in a statement.