Primedia, Brill create media unit

Shirkani, K.D.
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/05/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 24, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on New York-based Brill Media Holdings (BMH) and Primedia's plan to create a unit called Media Central. Appointment of Steven Brill to run the unit; Media Central's acquisition of a minority stake in Brill's privately held BMH.


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