TechWeb's Internet Evolution Launches Executive Clan for CEOs, CIOs & CTOs

How 'C' level executives map technology to strategic objectives and derive maximum ROI is the focus of IE's latest specialty clan

Sep 14, 2009

TechWeb, the global leader in business technology media, today launched the "Executive Clan" (, an exclusive information resource for executives whose job it is to use Web-based technologies to increase profitability, open new revenue streams, and improve the quality of goods and services. The Executive Clan is part of Internet Evolution (, TechWeb's upstart Website focused on the future of the Internet.

"The Executive Clan is a restricted membership user group within Internet Evolution for business leaders from sectors like banking, government, entertainment, retail, health care, green tech, and pharmaceuticals," said Terry Sweeney, Editor in Chief of Internet Evolution. "Membership in the Executive Clan is free, but is open only to the executive ranks of the world's leading corporations. Executive Clan members also get exclusive access to specialized research and reports on the intersection of business and technology."

  Contributors to the Executive Clan include:

  --  Dan Lohrmann, CTO, state of Michigan

  --  David Silversmith, VP of IT,; former CTO, Carfax

  --  David Vellante, Founder,

  --  Mike Moran, Marketing Executive & Author of Do It Wrong Quickly

  --  Bob Violino, Executive Business Writer

Michael Singer has been named Executive Clan Editor for Internet Evolution; he'll blog regularly for Internet Evolution, including in the Clan's weekly newsletter, The NetExec Review.

About Internet Evolution

Internet Evolution ( hosts more than 190 world-famous Internet experts - such as Kevin Mitnick, once the most-wanted computer hacker in the world; Dr. Lawrence Roberts, inventor of packet switching, and one of the world's foremost authorities on telecom network architectures; Vint Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google - all of whom are addressing today's critical socioeconomic issues within its ThinkerNet blogosphere. In March 2009, Internet Evolution won three prestigious Min's Best-of-Web awards, including Digital Team of the Year, Best Community/Social Networking Site, and Best B2B Magazine-Branded Video.

About TechWeb

TechWeb (, the global leader in business technology media, is an innovative business focused on serving the needs of technology decision-makers and marketers worldwide. TechWeb produces the most respected and consumed media brands in the business technology market. Today, more than 13.3 million* business technology professionals actively engage in our communities created around our global face-to-face events, Interop, Web 2.0, Black Hat, and VoiceCon; online resources such as the TechWeb Network, Light Reading, Intelligent Enterprise,,, and The Financial Technology Network; and the market leading, award-winning InformationWeek, TechNet Magazine, MSDN Magazine, and Wall Street & Technology magazines. TechWeb also provides end-to-end services including next-generation performance marketing, integrated media, research, and analyst services. TechWeb is a division of United Business Media, a global provider of news distribution and specialist information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion.

*13.3 million business decision-makers: based on number of monthly connections

About United Business Media Limited

UBM (UBM.L) focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. UBM's businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities -- from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists -- with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to

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  TechWeb's Internet Evolution

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