Archive for 2009

Wasabi Media Group Launches 3 Greatest

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

SAN MATEO, CA- Wasabi Media Group, an online publishing company, announced the newest addition to their ever-increasing web presence this week with the unveiling of www.3greatest.com.

Three Greatest starts with the simple and universal premise that everyone has an opinion that they would like to share with the world.а Wasabi Media GroupТs new site allows visitors to do just that.а Each week a new topic is posted, and site visitors get to determine the top three answers for each category.а

Three Greatest offers visitors a chance to share their opinions on a new topic every week,” says Michele Pesula Kuegler, Director of Content for Wasabi Media Group.а “Covering topics that range from sports to politics to travel, it allows readers to decide what is the best of the best in each category.

With a new topic every week, the short voting cycle is expected to drive a steadily increasing number of visitors as the site grows over the coming months.а From topical discussion on current events and sports to age old arguments about holiday foods (Thanksgiving turkey comes out on top), Three Greatest provides a forum for everyone to express their opinion in a civil and structured framework.а The click button interface eliminates the dangers of freeform text that have allowed many opinion sites to degenerate into endless cycles of ranting and personal attacks. а а

Wasabi Media Group is a subsidiary of Wasabi Ventures, which is a different kind of venture capital firm made up of three distinct, but connected aspects: venture funding, start up advising, and incubation. For more information about Wasabi Ventures LLC, go to http://www.wasabiventures.com or contact Tom Kuegler at tk@wasabiventures.com.

Wasabi Media Group Announces the Launch of Game Channel

Monday, August 31st, 2009

SAN MATEO, CA- Wasabi Media Group, an Internet-based publishing company, announced the latest addition to its growing network of websites with the launch of the Game Channel at http://games.wasabimedia.com.

The Game Channel is a centralized repository from which visitors can springboard to games that match their tastes across the Internet. From the core group of games, users can play and navigate to more and more games of their choosing.

“As Wasabi Media Group’s family of gaming sites grows,” stated Michele Pesula Kuegler, Director of Content for Wasabi Media Group,”the Games Channel becomes an even more important resource for our visitors, providing a central location for their gaming needs.”

The Game Channel is open to other online game providers to join the “Friends of WMG Games”. Providers can apply to have the Game Channel link to their site, providing increased traffic flow from players in their direct target market. Information on adding your link to the site is available by contacting info@wasabimediagroup.com.

Wasabi Media’s Game Channel focuses on substance over style. The games on the site feature straightforward rules, basic graphics, and surprisingly addictive game play. The initial launch of the site will feature three such games, with links to many more. “Ball Crazy” is a game that tests visitors’ ability to avoid contacting the floating balls of various sizes by moving the mouse. “In Order Genius” is a straightforward memory game that requires great attention and recall. The final primary game is “Quick Twitch”, which tests the users’ reflexes, challenging them to tap an ephemeral target before it disappears.

Wasabi Media Group is a subsidiary of Wasabi Ventures, which is a different kind of venture capital firm made up of three distinct, but connected aspects: venture funding, start up advising, and incubation. For more information about Wasabi Ventures LLC, go to http://www.wasabiventures.com or contact Tom Kuegler at tk@wasabiventures.com.

Online publishing company delivers assortment of food resources in one location

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

SAN MATEO, CA- Wasabi Media Group, an online media company that publishes a stable of interest-specific websites, today announced the launch of the Wasabi Media Food Channel. Wasabi Media Food Channel provides visitors with access to recipes, restaurant reviews, and more.

Wasabi Media Food Channel is the foundation for beverage and food news. From links to recently posted cocktail and food recipes to restaurant reviews to family dining ideas, this Web site specializes in satisfying the appetites of its readers.

“With our collection of food and beverage Web sites increasing, the creation of one central location for resources was vital,” noted Michele Pesula Kuegler, Director of Content of Wasabi Media Group. “Our Food Channel can simplify our readers’ search for items, such as a new bread recipe, a beer review, and a great restaurant, all on one page.”

To learn more about Wasabi Media Group and its properties, visit http://wasabimediagroup.com.

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