Archive for 1999

October 1999

Thursday, October 7th, 1999

1999 News: SEC Regulation FD: Member alert

Member Alert Re: SEC Regulation FD Society of American Business Editors and Writers Inc. Dear members, The Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed a regulation (Regulation FD) governing disclosures of material information by publicly traded companies. The rule, as proposed, appears to allow companies to opt out of the traditional process of issuing written press releases to disclose significant ...[Read More]

September 1999

Thursday, September 23rd, 1999

1999 News: SABEW’s Technology Conference moves market

Microsoft's Ballmer says tech stocks overvalued Contact: Carolyn Guniss 573-999-2939 206-971-8000 Seattle, September 23, 1999"”Steve Ballmer, president of Microsoft Corp., told more than 60 technology journalists Thursday that technology stocks -including Microsoft's shares"”were overvalued. Ballmer spoke at the third annual Technology Conference of the Society of American Business Editors ...[Read More]
Tuesday, September 7th, 1999

1999 News: SABEW Participates at Unity ’99

By Carolyn Guniss SABEW Executive Director The SABEW panel "Business News: The Sexiest Desk to Work On," intrigued more than 80 journalists to attend a standing-room, hour and a half long workshop at Unity '99 in Seattle, Wash. last July. Even Times Mirror Chairman, President and CEO Mark Willes stopped in to hear about the sexiness of the business beat. He was probably motivated to go since his ...[Read More]

June 1999

Monday, June 7th, 1999

1999 News: 1999-2000 SABEW president, directors elected

Washington, D.C.--The Society of American Business Editors and Writers has elected Charley Blaine, editor of Better Homes and Gardens Family Money magazine, as its president. Blaine was elected to a one-year term as SABEW's leader at the group's annual convention that ended Wednesday in Washington, DC. SABEW is the largest trade group for financial journalists. "Business journalists face unprecedented ...[Read More]

March 1999

Sunday, March 7th, 1999

1999 News: Best in Business Winners Announced

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Inc. Contact: Frank Brill, (914) 694-5021 COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Society of American Business Editors and Writers has named the winners in its fifth annual Best in Business and Spot News contests. More than 230 entries from daily newspapers, business weeklies and wire services entered the contests, which recognized the best overall publications and ...[Read More]

February 1999

Sunday, February 7th, 1999

1999 News: World Bank Head to Keynote 1999 Annual Conference

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Inc. Contact Carolyn Guniss 573-882-7862 Columbia, Mo -James Wolfensohn, president of the World Bank, will keynote the 36th annual conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers in Washington D.C. Wolfensohn, who had a distinguished career in investment banking before taking over the World Bank in 1995, will be the conference's banquet ...[Read More]

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