Port.ru, a Russian-language Internet site based in New York, is talking to agencies with offices in Moscow and other cities worldwide. Port.ru claims 750,000 registered users. So far, the site has handled its advertising through banner exchanges in Russia. Port.ru tomorrow is expected to announce the addition to its board of a former U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union.
Minority Internet & Technology Professionals, New York; DoubleClick; and Luminant Worldwide Corp. announced the launch of the MITP Web sit. MITP.net will provide industry event information, job listings, industry research, and news and assistance for African-American and Latino professionals.
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