* Well-known and colourful Internet industry personality Justin Spratt has resigned from Dimension Data division Internet Solutions and will join Quirk eMarketing on 1 September. Spratt has been appointed as managing partner of the 80-person digital marketing agency, which was founded by Rob Stokes in 1999.


* Mr Guebre joins a group of seven men who have literally been given a key to the internet. Alongside Paul Kane of Great Britain, American Dan Kaminsky, Jiankang Yao from China, Bevil Wooding from Trinidad and Tobago, the Czech Ondrej Sury, and Norm Ritchie of Canada, Mr Guebre was recently appointed an internet gate-keeper.