August 21, 2006 08:30 ET Announces Coverage of the Upcoming MAGIC Fashion Trade Show

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 21, 2006 -- today announced that it will be covering the upcoming 2006 MAGIC fashion trade show in Las Vegas on the 28th to 31st of August, 2006.

Stephen Malaster, host of "Raising your StreetIQ," will be reporting from the show floor at the Las Vegas Convention Center. "At MAGIC, we will be getting a fascinating look at the biggest business opportunities in the fashion industry's #1 event," said Mr. Malaster.

MAGIC marks the tenth event that "Raising Your StreetIQ" has covered this year. Mr. Malaster will focus on the business of fashion by speaking with a range of apparel and accessory companies. He will create a series of podcast interviews and photo montages on the people, products, and strategies driving great fashion companies.

Over 3300 exhibitors showcasing over 5000 brand names will be at MAGIC this year including French Connection, Pelle Pelle, Philips Van Heusen, Playboy, Seven7 Jeans and Timberland. Exhibitors at MAGIC that wish to be featured on "Raising Your StreetIQ" should contact at 650-873-8243 or For more information, please visit the website at

About MAGIC International

Every August and February, the fashion industry converges on Las Vegas for the most influential four days in the business -- the MAGIC Marketplace. The next event takes place August 28 - 31, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada. For information, please call (818) 593-5000 or log onto

MAGIC International is a subsidiary of Advanstar Communications, the world's largest and most widely recognized organizer of trade shows for the apparel industry producing the MAGIC Marketplace in Las Vegas featuring MAGIC, WWDMAGIC, MAGIC kids and Sourcing at MAGIC.


The mission of is to create a marketplace of compelling business content that empowers investors and businesspeople. Visitors to will discover an enormous range of rich media content produced by both large media companies and independent podcasters that includes everything from the latest business news to stock talk and from CEO interviews to earnings calls. also highlights industry events and trade shows. In July 2006, the website attracted nearly 150,000 unique visitors. is a wholly owned subsidiary of FinancialContent, Inc. (OTCBB: FCON), which is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol FCON.

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