MediaWhiz Hires New Chief Information Officer

MediaWhiz (, a leading results-driven online advertising company, announced today a strategic senior appointment at their New York office.

New York, NY, June 07, 2008 --( MediaWhiz to Take World-Class Online Advertising Platform to Next Level.

MediaWhiz (, a leading results-driven online advertising company offering Lead Generation, Email Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, Display Advertising, and Search Marketing services, announced today a strategic senior appointment at their New York office.

Founded in 2001, MediaWhiz has emerged as a leading provider of online advertising services and technology. The MediaWhiz technology platform includes the MediaWhiz Email platform, Monetizeit™ Affiliate Network, LeadROI™ - Lead Management System, Text Link Ads – Link Marketing Ad Network / Platform, ReviewMe – Blog Advertising Network / Platform, LeadVIP – Lead Marketplace; 100+ proprietary Lead Generation Properties / Managed Lists, and a number of proprietary search marketing tools including the MediaWhiz Universal Keyword Builder™, Universal Bid Manager™, and the Real-Time Keyword Reporter™.

“We’re very excited to welcome Sal Guido to the MediaWhiz team,” said Jonathan Shapiro, CEO of MediaWhiz. “Sal’s previous senior technology management experience and proven track record will enable us to keep our online advertising technology solutions ahead of the competition, which will be a big benefit to our clients.”

About Sal Guido
Sal Guido runs the IT infrastructure of MediaWhiz. His role includes implementing strategies to evolve MediaWhiz platforms and infrastructure in order to align with the Company’s strategic growth plans. He is also responsible for overseeing application development across all MediaWhiz technology groups.

Sal formerly served as Senior Vice President of Technology at Miva, an online media and advertising network company primarily in North America and Europe. While at Miva, Sal helped the company architect a platform consolidation solution that dramatically improved efficiencies and scalability. Sal also worked with the Board of Directors, senior management, and the global business units to collaborate on Miva’s strategic requirements to develop business justifications and technology strategy to meet revenue and cost control goals.

Additionally, Sal was the Director of Enterprise Computing at Tyco International where he managed an annual operating budget of $115 million, and built the business justification model that was presented to Tyco’s Board of Directors for the consolidation of 260 data centers into 8 regional data centers. Prior to that, Sal served as CTO at New Media Technology, and VP of Infrastructure at Viacom International.

About MediaWhiz

Founded in 2001, MediaWhiz has grown steadily to become a leader in the online advertising space. MediaWhiz provides its clients with five results-driven online advertising services: Lead Generation, Email Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, Display Advertising, and Search Marketing. Over 3,000 advertisers across dozens of verticals leverage the innovative solutions and online advertising expertise of MediaWhiz to improve their online advertising results. The MediaWhiz advertising network consists of over 30,000 top online publishers, who leverage MediaWhiz to maximize the profitability of their Web traffic.

MediaWhiz has approximately 140 employees between offices in New York (corporate headquarters), Atlanta and Ft. Lauderdale.

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Brett House