|Information Today, Inc. (ITI) has announced that it has acquired Detwiler's
Directory of Health & Medical Resources from The Detwiler Group.
ITI will be responsible for the production of all future editions of this
Detwiler's Directory of Health & Medical Resources has been
published since 1992, and the database profiles more than 2,000 government
agencies, associations, research companies, publishers, and boards. The
entire database is cross-referenced by more than 1,000 subjects and services,
as well as acronyms. Every year, the information is updated and verified.
Thomas Hogan, president of Information Today, Inc., said: "I am very
excited about the addition of Detwiler's Directory of Health & Medical
Resources to our product line. The Detwiler Group has done a magnificent
job of providing this indispensable guide to the health and medical industry.
It is because of this editorial quality that we have decided to contract
The Detwiler Group to maintain the database at least through the 2002 edition.
We feel that this will help to continue the directory's excellent tradition,
while updating and refining it for the future."
Susan Detwiler, president ofThe Detwiler Group, said: "Since my name
continues to be associated with the directory, it was very important to
me that the buyer have an excellent reputation. While the information and
biological science offerings of Information Today, Inc., make this a natural
fit, the high standards of Tom Hogan and his staff were equally important
in the decision to sell."
The Detwiler Group, founded in 1985, continues to consult on the quality
and utility of health and business information content, and conducts business
and market research for the health and medical industries. Detwiler has
recently authored a book in the Super Searchers series for ITI, Super
Searchers on Health & Medicine: The Online Secrets of Top Health &
Medical Researchers. The Detwiler Group also tracks the quality of
health-information resources, and makes these studies available to the
Source: Information Today, Inc., Medford, NJ, 609/654-6266; http://www.infotoday.com.