eKIDS Internet and Artisan Family Home Entertainment Enter Cross-Promotion.Business & Entertainment Editors
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2000
eKIDS Internet, the Internet, the, international computer network linking together thousands of individual networks at military and government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, industrial and financial corporations of all sizes, and commercial enterprises world's first and only private Internet for children, has joined Artisan Family Home Entertainment in a mutually beneficial Adj. 1. mutually beneficial - mutually dependent
dependent - relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed; "dependent children"; "dependent on moisture" cross-promotion featuring Artisan's "Tangerine tangerine: see orange.
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This announcement was made today by El St. John, founder & CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of SilverTech Inc., who created eKIDS Internet using their patented Private Internet Engine technology.
As the first Hollywood cross-promotion for eKIDS Internet, Artisan Family Home Entertainment will mirror its "Tangerine Bear" web site onto the kids-only private Internet network and also add a link from the site to eKIDS Internet's WWW WWW or W3: see World Wide Web.
(World Wide Web) The common host name for a Web server. The "www-dot" prefix on Web addresses is widely used to provide a recognizable way of identifying a Web site. registration page. Artisan Family Home Entertainment, in turn, will benefit with front-and-center placement on the eKIDS Internet home page highlighting the adorable bear and its upcoming home video premiere.
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3. Greg Boegner, vice president, business development of SilverTech Inc., "eKIDS Internet will custom-build an `eCenter' for `Tangerine Bear' on the network that will lead children in an environment filled with games, activities and offer streaming animated clips and trailers from the special."
"A presence on eKIDS Internet is an effective way for us to reach out to our target audience," stated Hosea Belcher, senior vice president, marketing for Artisan Family Home Entertainment. "At the same time, we are pleased to support the eKIDS Internet by providing quality content on their private network." eKIDS Internet and Artisan Family Home Entertainment are exploring other cross-promotion opportunities that would benefit both companies.
eKIDS Internet, expecting to have three million registered users by the end of the year, is active in providing quality multi-media entertainment content for their 4-18 year old members. Currently, eKIDS Internet offers more than 20,000 web pages, original content, chat rooms, search engines and e-mail on a fully-encrypted, secure private network that protects children from the dangers of the public Internet.
"The Tangerine Bear" chronicles the heartwarming heart·warm·ing or heart-warm·ing
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2. Eliciting sympathy and tender feelings: a heartwarming tale.
Adj. 1. story of a teddy bear whose smile was accidentally sewn on upside down, but dreams of going home with a caring family at Christmas. Jonathan Taylor Thomas Jonathan Taylor Thomas (born September 8, 1981) is an American child actor and former teen idol, perhaps best remembered for his roles of middle child Randy Taylor on the sitcom Home Improvement and the voice of the young Simba in Disney's The Lion King. plays the voice of the Tangerine Bear, and other character voices are provided by Howie Mandel Howie Michael Mandel II (born November 29, 1955) is a Canadian comedian and actor, primarily for his roles on sitcoms and television. He is best known as Ed Flanders's young intern, Dr. Wayne Fiscus on St. , Jenna Elfman, David Hyde Pierce David Hyde Pierce (born April 3, 1959) is a Screen Actors Guild, Tony and Emmy Award-winning American actor, best known for his co-starring role as psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the NBC sitcom Frasier alongside Kelsey Grammer. , Tom Bosley and Marlon Wayans, with original songs performed by Trisha Yearwood. The special will also air as a half-hour primetime special on ABC Television Network during holiday 2000.
SilverTech Inc., creator of Private Internet Engine technology, was founded in February 1997 by former tele-communications executive, El St. John, to bring private networks initially to kids, and then to government agencies, private industries, individuals and communities of interest around the world. Today SilverTech, Inc. has forged strategic relationships with Hewlett-Packard, Cisco, AboveNet, Ask Jeeves, Headbone Interactive and others.
SilverTech's patented technology is being used for other vertical private environments -- legal, medical, universities and financial -- being customized and licensed for private networks globally. The eKIDS Internet is SilverTech's inaugural effort using its P.I.E. technology.
For more information, please visit www.silvertechinc.com and www.eKIDSinternet.com.