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Mike Cassidy
Xfire
http://www.xfire.com

Mike Cassidy has been the co-founder and CEO of three start-ups: Xfire, Direct Hit, and Stylus Innovation. Xfire helps gamers play with their friends much more easily. Xfire is also an IM designed just for gamers and has reached over 1.5 million gamers in over 100 countries. Direct Hit was a revolutionary internet search engine whose customers included MSN, Lycos, AOL, and dozens of others. Ask Jeeves acquired Direct Hit for $500 million. Stylus Innovation's flagship product was the award winning computer telephony software Visual Voice. Cassidy studied jazz piano at the Berklee College of Music. He has a B.S. (1985) and M.S. (1986) in Aerospace Engineering from MIT and graduated from Harvard Business School in 1991.
  Mike Cassidy

Sponsors.

Outcast
NewsGator
Orb
Akamai
Ask Jeeves Inc.
MSN Search
Zvents
RealTravel
Laszlo Systems
PubSub
Rollyo
Google
Yahoo!
KnowNow
Wink
Fenwick & West LLP
AT&T - The world's networking  company
Socialtext
Joyent, Inc.
Zimbra
Sxip Networks
Allpeers
Morfik
Flock
BunchBall


Media Sponsors

Open Source Technology Group (OSTG)
BlogHer
Topix
I Want Media
Online Publishers Association
Feedster
Fast Company
boing boing
NYTimes.com


Spnsor Opportunities

Web 2.0 Sponsor Opportunities--Reach business leaders and technology influencers at the Web 2.0 conference. Call Amber Rattu at 415-905-2647, email or click here for more info.

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Due to the overwhelming number of requests for press passes for the Web 2.0 Conference, press credentials for the conference are no longer available.

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