The Newspaper for the Future of Miami
Connect with us:
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • Linkedin
Front Page » Top Stories » Fyi Miami

Fyi Miami

Written by on November 2, 2000


High Tech, by Miami Today reporter Candice Ventra, condenses the

latest news in the Miami Internet and technical worlds.

JOB SITES:, a Miami-based web portal in Spanish and English, has formed

a partnership with several career sites to form Yupi Empleos (the

Spanish word for employment) — a job search product, promoters

said. Yupi’s job site partners include,,,,, and,

executives said.

PNV PEOPLE: Coral Springs-based PNV,

a communications and information provider to the trucking and logistics

industry, has opened a new sales and distribution channel by partnering

with PeopLease — a personnel management enterprise targeting

the transportation industry. Through the partnership PeopLease executives

say they will offer PNV services to clients. Details: or

MORE PNV: The Kenworth Truck Co. now

offers PNV connection ports on the exterior of most of its new sleeper

truck models. The connections, promoters said, help to eliminate

the need to route special cable TV and telephone cords through truck

windows or doors.

AROUND THE GLOBE: Miami-based Globecast,

a provider of end-to-end transmission and production services for

the broadcasting industry, has added Russian-language superchannel

TVR Network Inc. to its digital platform for foreign broadcasters,

executives said. The new channel delivers live, delayed and archive

TV programs. Details: (305) 887-1600.


Globecast has also added Arabic-language broadcaster ANA Television

Network Inc. to its digital platform. The network promotes the cultural

and linguistic heritage of Arabs living worldwide, promoters say.

SCHOOL VOTE: AT&T Broadband has teamed

up with CNN Turner Learning and Philips Consumer Electronics North

America to offer students enrolled at Hialeah Senior High School

with a CNN "Your Choice Your Vote" campaign. The campaign

is a six-part Internet-based educational program designed to help

teach students about the electoral process in the US, promoters

said. Details:

E-TRAVEL TALK: Xcelerate Corp., an e-business

solutions company, and Mercer Management Consulting will host the

first Travel Industry eBusiness Forum from 9-11:30 a.m. on Nov.

6 in the Don Shula Hotel & Golf Club, 6842 Main St., Miami Lakes.

The program will feature discussions on e-business strategies and

solutions in the travel industry, organizers said. Details: (954)



Open Solutions Inc., a provider of integrated enterprise, Internet

banking and e-commerce solutions for community banks and credit

unions has teamed up with Sunrise-based to offer online

mortgage technology platforms Open Solutions clients. Details:


First Bank