In a similar vein, PAFET (Publishers Affiliated to Explore Technology), the consortium of six newspaper chains, plans to launch a similar service early this year.
Called Work Avenue, the service currently is testing at the Minneapolis Star Tribune and Orange County Register, and plans call for the papers to launch it commercially this month, according to Marla McDonald, executive director of PAFET in Dallas.
group is put together not only as research but hopefully we'll find opportunities for investment," Michael Pulitzer said.
based research organization that conducts market analysis for newspaper organizations, such as Gamett and PAFET
, a consortium of six media companies including Pulitzer Publishing, Cowles Media and McClatchy Newspapers.
PAFET is a resource consortium of six newspaper publishing companies whose mission is to assist each other in "the development of mechanisms for presentation and marketing information using new technologies.
Members of PAFET, each of whom have at least one newspaper in the NCN prototype network, include Pulitzer Publishing Co.
Dallas-based publishing technology specialist McDonald, most recently a consultant with Coopers & Lybrand, fills a new PAFET