Classic sports duo returns

Donohue, Steve
January 2000
Multichannel News;01/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p27
Reports that Classic Sports Network co-founders Brian Bedol and Stephen Greenberg has formed Fusient Media Ventures, an investment company to back Internet content providers. Target market of Fusient Media; Amount to be invested by the company in each Internet start-up company; Other services to be offered by Fusient Media to Internet companies.


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