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Leading Web Site for Baby Boomers,
Introduces New "Personal Trainer
Make the Most of Your Life with Advice from
Leading Experts in
Love, Intimacy, Work and Personal Growth
SAN FRANCISCO, June 27, 2000 - Myprimetime.com, the
definitive online resource for baby boomers and part of media network
MyPrimeTime, Inc., today introduces a new "Personal Trainer Network"
feature on its Web site (www.myprimetime.com).
interviews, interactive diagnostic tools and calendars of events from
leading experts in love and intimacy, work and careers, and personal
growth, MyPrimeTime's Personal Trainer Network is designed to help people
get the most out of life.
Among the many people and organizations
providing content to MyPrimeTime are the Imago Institute, Dale Carnegie
Training, Joseph Dispenza, Brad Blanton, Barry Sears and Landmark
Education. Also featured are Deepak Chopra, Suze Orman, Ken Blanchard, and
"The sheer number and influence of these experts who
are providing MyPrimeTime with their own special brand of advice vaults us
into the forefront as the Internet's leading source of self improvement
information," said Donald Van de Mark, Co-Founder, Vice President and
Editorial Director of MyPrimeTime, Inc.
techniques have been proven to help people help themselves for decades. We
are delighted to provide this Personal Trainer Network to the more than
1.6 million people who visit myprimetime.com each month to help them
achieve self actualization and take better care of the people they love,"
Van de Mark added.
The list of experts in MyPrimeTime's Personal
Trainer Network is a virtual "who's who" in the field of self improvement
and self help. They include:
Dale Carnegie Training( -Taking the
principles from the landmark work of Dale Carnegie himself, updating,
expanding and refining them through 88 years of experience, this
international organization offers programs in Human Relations, Leadership
and Sales and has created generations of successful business
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Rick Brown -
Executive Director of the Institute for Imago Relationship Therapy in
Orlando, Fla., Brown teaches how a relationship can further the growth of
each partner and help heal childhood wounds.
Landmark Education -
More than 100,000 people worldwide participate each year in seminars
and courses offered by this international organization, whose programs
on transformation and the elements of an extraordinary life have been
expanded and updated from the work of EST founder Werner
Brad Blanton - Author of controversial bestseller "Radical
Honesty," Blanton's philosophy centers around how telling the truth can
lead to more intimate relationships and living a fully expressed and
Joseph Dispenza - Director of the Parcells Center
for Personal Transformation in Santa Fe, N.M., Dispenza is the author of a
dozen books including "The Way of the Traveler: Making Every Trip a
Journey of Self-Discovery" and is currently writing "God for Guys," a
guide for men who want to add more spirituality into their
Pam Gilberd - Author of "The Twelfth Commandment of Wildly
Successful Women," Gilberd writes and lectures about entrepreneurial,
business, leadership and career-and-family issues to help empower
businesswomen in making life choices for professional and personal
Harville Hendrix and Helen Hunt - Co-founders of the Imago
Institute, this husband-and-wife therapist team are collaborators in the
creation of Imago Relationship Therapy and the concepts
marriage" and "conscious parenting."
Pat Love - A charter faculty
member of the Imago Institute and a co-founder of the Austin Family
Institute in Texas, Love is the author of the best-selling book "Hot
Monogamy," which uses the principles of Imago therapy to aid couples in
keeping passion in their marriages.
Marilyn Powers -The author of
"The Bridge Between Two Lifetimes: A Midlife Map Shaping Our Future,"
Powers is a psychologist and a researcher of human longevity and potential
who helps people in the baby boomer generation recreate themselves for
their "second" lifetimes.
Other experts who have made their
philosophies on personal growth available to MyPrimeTime
Deepak Chopra - America's "head cleric of the soul,"
Chopra has almost single-handedly established the field of mind-body
medicine in the United States, and counts Mikhail Gorbachev, Nobel
laureate Oscar Arias, U.S. Defense Secretary William Cohen, and a horde of
Hollywood's glitterati among his disciples.
Suze Orman - Noted
financial adviser Orman, author of "The Courage to Be Rich" and other
books that link financial prosperity with emotional and spiritual health,
helps people look within to uncover buried feelings that are emotional
obstacles to wealth.
Ken Blanchard - Leadership development expert
Blanchard, author of "The One Minute Manager" and many other
management-skills books, believes that business leaders should think of
themselves as "servants" of the people they manage.
James Champy -
Co-author of "Reengineering the Corporation," Champy's mantra is that
success is first and foremost a matter of our dreams, and his new book
"The Arc of Ambition" sifts through the mythic aptitudes and imposing
credentials of men like Ted Turner, Michael Dell and Jack Welch and finds
something more important.
Shakti Gawain - Her signature self-help
book "Creative Visualization" and its sequel "Living in the Light" have
earned Gawain the title of "Mother of Transformation."
- Not to be confused with the recent spate of popular but controversial
high-protein diets, Sears' "Zone Diet" advocates a balance among low-fat
protein, "good" fats, fruits and vegetables - all with the goal of
regulating insulin and hormone levels - and counts Jennifer Aniston and
Rene Russo among its devotees.
About MyPrimeTime, Inc. and
Empowering active, self-motivated adults between the
ages of 35 and 54, myprimetime.com is a Web site that provides the
81-million-strong baby boomer market with tips, tools and inspiration to
make positive changes in their lives. The site's five principal content
areas are Family, Money, Health, Work and Play. Users get highly
customized and finely edited content to help them reach their goals,
including information on how to accelerate a savings plan, slow the aging
process, start a business and plan the vacation of a lifetime. According
to MyPrimeTime, Inc. Co-Founder, Vice President and Editorial Director
Donald Van de Mark, the myprimetime.com Web site is "a personal trainer
for your life." Myprimetime.com, part of media network MyPrimeTime, Inc.,
is based in San Francisco, CA.
MyPrimeTime, Inc. was founded in
June 1999 by a group of former CNN/CNNfn executives, with the
myprimetime.com Web site launching in October 1999. The company's senior
management team includes former executives from Inktomi, Disney,
StarMedia, Electronic Arts and Ziff-Davis. Its corporate partners include
Fidelity Investments and public television's Nightly Business Report.
MyPrimeTime's investors include venture capital firms Sequoia Partners,
Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, Blue Chip Capital, Presidio Ventures
Partners, Odyssey Research, Integrity Partners and W.R. Hambrecht, as well
as angel investor Joan Rivers. The total equity investment in the company
stands at more than $30 million.