SOURCE: Thomas Weisel Partners Group, Inc.

March 06, 2007 11:33 ET

Thomas Weisel Partners Hosts Internet & Digital Media Conference 2007

Investment Conference Will Focus on the Future of the Internet and Digital Media Sector

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 6, 2007 -- Thomas Weisel Partners (NASDAQ: TWPG), an investment bank focused on the growth sectors of the economy, will host its Internet & Digital Media Conference 2007 on March 6-7, 2007 at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco. Institutional investors and top management from over 60 Internet & Digital Media companies, all built on or around the Internet, will gather for the two-day investment conference to discuss the future of the industry.

Keynotes during the conference include industry presentations from Jerry Yang, Co-Founder and Chief Yahoo! of Yahoo! Inc., Steve Case, Chairman and CEO of Revolution and Co-Founder of America Online, and Professor Michael Holmes and Professor Michael Bloxham of Ball State University Center for Media Design, who will explore the current and future state of their respective industries.

Internet & Digital Media industries represented at the conference include Content & Premium Services, e-Commerce, e-Finance, e-Travel, Internet and Interactive Market Services, Listings, Marketing Services, Media & Broadcasting, Networks and Search and Telecom Services.

The participating companies are as follows:
24/7 Real Media, Inc.
4INFO Inc.
Akamai Technologies, Inc.
Amp'd Mobile, Inc.
Answers Corporation
aQuantive, Inc.
Azureus, Inc.
Bankrate, Inc.
BitTorrent, Inc.
ChannelAdvisor Corporation
CinemaNow, Inc.
CNET Networks, Inc.
Cogent Communications Group, Inc.
Covad Communications Group, Inc.
Danger, Inc., LLC
Digital Realty Trust, Inc.
Digital River, Inc.
eBay, Inc.
Efficient Frontier, Inc.
Fair Chance Group AS
Getty Images, Inc.
GoFish Corporation
Gomez, Incorporated
Healthline Networks, Inc.
HomeAway, Inc.
InfoSpace, Inc.
Ingenio, Inc.
InterNAP Network Services Corp.
LimeLife, Inc.
LivePerson, Inc.
LoopNet, Inc.
Marchex, Inc.
Minerva Networks, Inc.
Monster Worldwide Inc.
NaviSite, Inc.
Netflix, Inc.
Oodle, Inc.
Pandora Media, Inc.
Piczo, Inc.
PodTech Network, Inc., Incorporated
Revenue Science, Inc.
Right Media, Inc.
SEMDirector, Inc.
Simply Hired, Inc.
Spark Networks plc Inc.
StepStone ASA
United Online, Inc.
VA Software Corporation
ValueClick, Inc.
VideoEgg, Inc.
Vonage Holdings Corp.
WebEx Communications, Inc.
Yahoo! Inc.
Thomas Weisel Partners Group, Inc. is an investment bank focused principally on the technology, healthcare and consumer sectors of the economy. Founded in 1998, the firm's business includes investment banking, brokerage, equity research and asset management services. Thomas Weisel Partners is headquartered in San Francisco, California with additional offices in New York City, Boston, Silicon Valley, Portland, Oregon and Mumbai, India.