Germany's Kabel New Media AG, a European e-business agency, launched a joint venture with a team of U.S. senior Internet executives and New York-based Orbitex Financial Services Group to form a digital services firm. Called Kabel
U.S., the firm is co-directed by Eric Weaver, CEO, formerly a senior VP-managing director, Young & Rubicam, and Andreas Panayi, chief development officer, formerly president-CEO of Brand Dialogue. With offices in New York, Washington, D.C., and Orange County, Calif., Kabel U.S. already is working for clients including Showtime Networks, Wow.TV and ZapHealth, and has completed projects for Swiss Re and USA Networks.
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