SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- ManyOne Networks, a
virtual ISP for socially responsible organizations, announced today that
NanoComputer Dream Team, Open World Learning Institute, Technology Research
News and Village Energy have joined the ManyOne Network Partner Program. By
partnering with ManyOne, these organizations can now offer their loyal
constituents Internet access and world-class e-mail combined with customer and
Network partners receive 25 percent of the net revenue from subscribers
they bring into the network utilizing a breakthrough collaborative business
model that offers a new source of revenue to cash-starved non-profits and
other organizations. Consumers benefit by knowing their Internet service fees
are going to an organization they support. Analysts estimate that over 65
percent of the 109 million U.S. households are connected to the Internet and
well over half have broadband.
"We created this partner program to give non-profits and socially
responsible organizations a source of substantial recurring income," said
Joseph P. Firmage, CEO of ManyOne Networks. "We pioneered this altruistic
business model to allow organizations serving the public to establish world-
class Internet portals for their constituents, while generating revenue with
very few subscribers."
Those interested in becoming a ManyOne network partner, please visit
www.manyone.net/involved/network/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Customers of ManyOne network partners will also have free access to
upcoming premium services available at the Digital Universe, an Internet
destination that offers a wealth of information from researchers, scholars,
educators and the public.
NanoComputer Dream Team (www.nanocomputer.org) is a non-profit
international educational organization utilizing the Internet with the
objective of fostering a collaborative environment for the creative
development of Nanotechnology. "ManyOne is breaking new barriers in
utilization of the Internet," said Michael McDonald, vice president and
executive director of NanoComputer Dream Team. "Our members will benefit
greatly from the wealth of information and rich multimedia learning tools
available at the Nanotechnology portal and Digital Universe."
Open World Learning Institute (www.openworldnet.org) is a non-profit
organization dedicated to the use of information and communication technology
for building stronger communities, families and organizations. "Helping
everyone gain access to high-quality education has been the driving force
behind the OWL Institute," said Tim Torgerson, president and founder of Open
World Learning Institute. "Our partnership with ManyOne gives our members a
chance to expand educational opportunity while getting a premium suite of ISP
services in return."
Technology Research News (www.trnmag.com) is an independent publisher and
news service dedicated to covering technology research developments in
university, corporate and government labs. "The virtual ISP service via
ManyOne allows us to provide our readers with a range of Internet services,
including direct access to the science- and technology-focused content and
community of the Digital Universe," said Eric Smalley, founding editor of
Technology Research News. "And it provides Technology Research News an
additional revenue stream that allows us to keep our news content freely
Village Energy (www.pleiades-enterprises.com) proactively promotes and
advocates clean energy for electric-powered vehicles. "By offering the ManyOne
virtual ISP to our customers, we hope to provide them with stellar Internet
service and a memorable email address (@drive-electric.com) that cleverly
promotes the 'drive-electric' philosophy," said David L. Cutter, founder of
Village Energy. "The ManyOne Network Partner Program will enable our
organization's members to pull together to learn about and propagate
information on clean energy."
About ManyOne Networks
ManyOne is a technology vehicle for people and organizations to
collaborate in creating a new standard of social responsibility in governance,
objectives and conduct. ManyOne is working with a growing alliance of global
partners to pioneer new ways for people to learn about our world and universe,
communicate, work and trade with each other and experience each others'
talents. ManyOne's vision is to fulfill the original potential of the Internet
as an open, democratic medium that inspires creativity, communication,
collaboration and education. For more information about ManyOne Networks,
NOTE: ManyOne, Digital Universe and Digital Universe Foundation are
trademarks of ManyOne. All other registered or unregistered trademarks are the
sole property of their respective owners.
SOURCE ManyOne Networks