Internet professional services and consulting firm has bought out six additional
franchises, turning operations in Atlanta, Austin, Los Angeles, Palo Alto,
San Diego, and Seattle into company-owned locations. Financial terms were
not disclosed, but management teams of the acquisitions will still run
daily operations. USWeb, launched last year as a franchiser for existing
Web design firms, also has company-owned operations in Milwaukee, New York,
Orange County, and San Francisco.