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Revolving Door Newsletter: 01.02.07

Ziff Davis' Gaming and Small Biz Units on the Block

January 2, 2007
Happy New Year. Meet the new media landscape; same as the old media landscape, filled with layoffs, closings, doom-and-gloom prognostication, and thousands of new jobs at Web 2.0 outfits (but only if you'e in ad sales, sadly). A case in point: today's report in PaidContent.org that the owners of Ziff Davis are currently hawking what's left of the once-great tech magazine publisher with Lehman Bros. The company's gaming and small business units are on the block separately, while a deal to sell its enterprise division to the private equity firm Quadrangle Group appears ...

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