- Corbis unit changing name to GreenLight to reflect role:
One division of Bill Gates´ image-licensing company, Corbis, is renaming itself to make its role clearer, the company said.
Corbis´ Rights Services division, which owns and licenses the rights to images of deceased celebrities including Steve McQueen and Mae West, will change its name to GreenLight. Working with talent agencies, GreenLight will also take on the business of linking living celebrities with brands seeking famous people to represent them.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer. [Update: more details here]