Vulcan Ventures, the venture-capital arm of former Microsoft executive Paul Allen, pumped $100 million into Oxygen Media, an online network for women, Oxygen Media announced December 4. Oxygen said it will use the funding to develop new online, cable and other programming initiatives and services to better serve its audience.
Public relations agency Fleishman-Hillard, St. Louis, Mo., in an effort to build its Internet-based communications consulting services, now is offering integrated online marketing and public relations, Web site design and development, Internet-based research and measurement, digital content management and online relationship management. Leading the global interactive practice initiative are David Wickenden, a senior partner in the Washington office, and David Lowey, a partner in the St. Louis office.
Copyright December 2000, Crain Communications Inc.