Jupitermedia confirms sales talks with Getty Images

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New York—Jupitermedia Corp., a major provider of images and sound online, has confirmed that it is currently in discussions regarding a possible sale to Getty Images for $9.60 a share.

Jupitermedia Chairman-CEO Alan Meckler also confirmed that the company is in talks with Getty regarding the possible sale of its JupiterWeb division, which includes more than 150 Web sites and about 150 e-mail newsletters that are viewed by more than 20 million users a month.

Jupitermedia has formed a special committee of independent board members to evaluate Getty’s offers.

—Matthew Schwartz

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