Burning Up: Warning: Internet Companies Are Running Out of Cash—Fast
When will the Internet Bubble burst? For scores of Net upstarts, that unpleasant popping sound is likely to be heard before the end of this year. Starved for cash, many of these companies will try to raise fresh funds by issuing more stock or bonds. But a lot of them won’t succeed. As a result, they will be forced to sell out to stronger rivals or go out of business altogether . . .
Barron’s, March 20, 2000
Neoforma.com Chief Bridges Old and New Economies
Robert Zollars is not your stereotypical Silicon Valley chief executive. Before taking over the top three posts at Neoforma.com . . . he spent nearly 20 years working his way up the corporate ladder of the healthcare products industry . . . After less than a year at the helm of Neoforma.com, he took the company public. It now boasts a hefty $3.3 billion market capitalization . . .
Forbes Magazine, March 28, 2000
Neoforma.com to Acquire Eclipsys
Neoforma.com Inc., operator of an online medical marketplace, agreed to acquire Eclipsys Corp., a healthcare software and services provider, and a related company for stock totaling $2.72 billion.
Associated Press, March 30, 2000
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