A new major trade group has been formed to provide a voice for key Internet economic interests to legislators

The Internet Association – PR accouncement

QUOTE: WASHINGTON – The Internet Association, the nation’s first trade association representing the interests of the Internet economy and America’s leading Internet companies, today named Michael Beckerman as its first President and Chief Executive Officer. The newly-formed Internet Association is comprised of some of the world’s most visible Internet companies and will be headquartered in Washington D.C. Beckerman will lead the Internet Association’s efforts to advance public policy solutions that strengthen and protect an open, innovative and free Internet.

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