Infotech's Future Thrown Into Question As Brian Moves Out

THIS WEEK'S LEAD STORIES

With the removal of flashy entrepreneur, Earl Brian, as effective head of Infotechnology Inc., speculation has begun to heat up over the fate of the fledgling media empire, especially its key media and data provider services.

As the rumors swirl with increasing intensity, industry analysts and Infotech insiders are saying the pieces of Infotechnology may be more valuable than the whole.

"Companies in diverse businesses often trade at a discount to the underlying assets," says Robert Willens,