Successful Selling and Marketing over the Internet is a two-day conference being held at London’s Mountbatten Hotel on 29 and 30 October. Targeted at managers of new media companies and divisions, the event will include workshops, case studies of best and worst practice and contributions from leading new media companies and buyers, including Online Magic, BBC Online, Lycos and Ministry of Sound. Organised by Miller Freeman, tickets and further information can be obtained on tel: 0181-987 7802.
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