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SKINIT APPOINTS GREG WIMMER CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
San Diego, CA, October 23, 2009 - Skinit, Inc., the industry leader in on-demand personalization technology, today announced the appointment of Greg Wimmer to chief financial officer.
Wimmer, who has been acting CFO since October, is responsible for all aspects of Skinit's finance and accounting, including: Financial Planning and Analysis, Investor Relations and Billing Operations. Wimmer joined Skinit on October 1 and will report directly to President and CEO Paul Buss.
"We spent several months conducting an in-depth search assessment and interview process looking for the right CFO to lead our finance organization," said Paul Buss, president and CEO of Skinit, Inc. "Upon meeting Greg, we realized we had found the ideal candidate. He brings us the right balance of leadership and management experience, together with a solid financial background and knowledge of the technology industry. Greg is the perfect complement to our executive team."
"It's an excellent time to join Skinit as the company continues to expand its leadership in the on-demand personalization industry," said Greg Wimmer. "I'm extremely pleased to be working directly with CEO Paul Buss on the management of the company's strategic and long-term financial goals."
Prior to joining Skinit, Wimmer served as vice president of finance, administration and business operations for Photobucket.com, Inc., an Internet hub for managing and linking digital assets to social networking and other major sites, where he played an instrumental role in the sale of the Company to Fox Interactive Media, A Division of News Corporation (NYSE: NWS) for $ 300m in 2007. Before that, he was chief financial officer for WaveMarket, Inc., a software-location based services and mobile social networking company. From 1984 to 2002, Wimmer held a series of accounting, finance and operating positions at Zembu Labs, Inc., NightFire Software, Inc., Vite' Inc., and Talcott Holdings, L.T.D.
He started his financial career path at Deloitte & Touche in both the audit and tax practices. Wimmer is a licensed Certified Public Accountant. He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in both accounting and finance and attended both the University of Oregon and University of California at Berkeley.
ABOUT SKINIT, INC.
Skinit, Inc. is the industry leader in On-Demand Personalization Technology including the manufacture and distribution of customized products for electronic devices. Skinit's online ordering and customization tools allow consumers to create branded, designed, and personalized electronic device covers, or skins, using high quality 3M products. Skinit also offers B2B On-Demand Personalization Platforms as complete turn-key or stand-alone hosted software and service solutions which drive manufacturing technologies such as laser etching, paint on-demand, digital print, film conversion, and others. Located in San Diego, CA USA, Skinit currently powers more than 19 personalization programs for Fortune 1000 companies in the medical, wireless, retail, consumer electronic, home appliance and commercial graphic industries.
For more information, please visit www.skinit.com. Emily Hemmelgarn The Hoffman Agency for Skinit 303-327-5485 firstname.lastname@example.org