Press Release For Immediate Release Contact: Jill Musguire
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BiZBash Media and New York Masterplanner Announce Agreement to Publish Online Event Calendar for New York BiZBash Users

New York, New York - March 18, 2004 - BiZBash Media and New York Masterplanner, a service of Kintera Inc. (Nasdaq: KNTA), are joining forces to publish a comprehensive online calendar of corporate, fund-raising and nonprofit events held in New York City. Called the BiZBash Event Calendar, it is designed to help planners nationwide who organize the more than 100,000 events held each year in New York.

The BiZBash Event Calendar, hosted on, is expected to attract 130,000 unique users per month globally. Both BiZBash and New York Masterplanner will provide content for the calendar.

The BiZBash Event Calendar is designed as a planning tool for event and meeting planners and marketers to research dates for upcoming events. BiZBash combines its knowledge of corporate events with Masterplanner’s knowledge of nonprofit events to publish a comprehensive calendar, with listings ranging from Cargo magazine’s launch party to the Armory Show’s opening night preview party to the Children’s Aid Society’s benefit.

Planners can view 10 days of events for free online, or purchase a one-month subscription for $40, a six-month subscription for $125 or one-year subscription for $195.

Kintera, an innovative “software as a service” provider to nonprofit organizations, powers the Event Calendar’s technology.

About BiZBash Media
Since its founding in 2000, BiZBash has become the “go to” place for anyone who plans, designs or influences the thousands of corporate and nonprofit events held each year. BiZBash is where planners and marketers “peek over the fence” to see how others are doing events and learn about fresh ideas. The BiZBash Event Style Show is the ultimate gathering for professional event planners in New York City, and attracts more than 190 exhibitors and 2,700 planners and marketers. and the BiZBash Event Style Reporter feature behind-the-scenes coverage of the event planning and marketing industry, as well as industry news and resources to help planners organize their next event, meeting or trade show. BiZBash has also expanded into other markets with the launch of BiZBashFla in Florida and BiZBashT.O. in Toronto.

About Masterplanner
Masterplanner is the only service that provides complete information about benefits, openings and special events for the upcoming year. It is available in print and online with daily updates. Founded in 1986, Masterplanner currently serves the New York, Los Angeles and San Diego markets. Masterplanner is a service of Kintera Inc. (Nasdaq:KNTA), an innovative provider of "software as a service" to nonprofit organizations.

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