Scripps Venture II will invest $100M

October 1999
Editor & Publisher;10/02/99, Vol. 132 Issue 40, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on E.W. Scripps Co.'s creation of a venture fund called Scripps Ventures II that will invest in Internet companies. Plan to finance entrepreneurs to participate in growth opportunities; Companies Scripps Ventures has invested in since its creation in 1996.


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