WebMediaBrands Inc. Changes Its Name to Mediabistro Inc., Nasdaq Stock
Ticker Symbol to MBIS, and Launches New Homepage
NEW YORK -- June 13, 2013
Mediabistro Inc. (Nasdaq:MBIS) today announced that, effective immediately, it
has officially changed its corporate name fromWebMediaBrands Inc.and its
Nasdaq stock ticker symbol from WEBM.
Chairman and CEO Alan Meckler stated, “Since we adopted the name
WebMediaBrands in 2009, Mediabistro has emerged as our leading line of
business with brand name recognition in our intended market.” Mr. Meckler
added, “In order to capitalize on this success and open doors for future
growth opportunities, it is important that our name aligns with our most
recognizable products and services. The Mediabistro brand is well-known
worldwide for its leading job board, courses, editorial content, and trade
shows for media professionals. We believe the corporate name Mediabistro Inc.
better reflects our business as a whole.”
In conjunction with its corporate name change, Mediabistro’s homepage
(http://mediabistro.com) has also been redesigned to reflect the company’s
full suite of media content and services.
About Mediabistro Inc.
Mediabistro Inc.(Nasdaq: MBIS) is a leading Internet media company that
provides services for social media, traditional media, and creative
professionals, as well as for innovators in the 3D printing and mobile app
industries. Service offerings include an online job board,news and
analysis,trade shows and events,online and in-person courses, andresearch
All current Mediabistro Inc. press releases can be found online at:
Ashley Taylor Anderson, 212-547-7870
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