TITLE

Amer. Cybescasting nets $10.4M

AUTHOR(S)
BEAUPREZ, JENNIFER
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Crain's Cleveland Business;10/19/98, Vol. 19 Issue 42, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on American Cybercasting Corp., a company that provides teachers with Internet-based lesson plans. Purchase by National Computer Systems Inc.; Expected doubling of workforce after acquisition; Net.
ACCESSION #
1228918

 

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