Internet Broadcasting Names Luke Edson Chief Revenue Officer Former AOL Executive Will Direct National Advertising Sales, Business

Development, Revenue Strategy



    SAINT PAUL, Minn., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet Broadcasting, the
 leading local Internet solution provider for broadcast publishers and local
 advertisers, announced today the appointment of former AOL executive Luke
 Edson as Chief Revenue Officer.
 
     Luke Edson will oversee all of Internet Broadcasting's revenue
 generating activities, including national advertising sales, business
 development, revenue strategy and advertising systems. Luke will be based
 out of New York and will report directly to David Lebow, the Company's
 President and Chief Executive Officer.
 
     "I'm delighted to have Luke Edson join the team as our revenue leader,"
 said David Lebow, President and CEO of Internet Broadcasting. "Luke's
 industry expertise and record of increasing revenue will be a tremendous
 asset to our company and to our partners. With the addition of Luke to our
 management team, we're adding a strong, energetic leader who will help take
 us to the next level in generating revenue. This move will further solidify
 IB's leadership as the premier local advertising platform for local and
 national advertisers to reach consumers with branded advertising."
 
     "I am very excited to be joining Internet Broadcasting," said Edson.
 "The company has an incredible portfolio of assets with significant
 opportunities to create new and valuable revenue sources as well as to
 deliver innovative advertising solutions for local advertisers."
 
     A seasoned online media executive, Luke has held several senior
 positions with AOL over the past 10 years in business development, category
 sales, and national sales. He is also an accomplished sales manager running
 sales teams in both Dallas and New York. During the course of his 10 year
 tenure, Luke completed several major turnarounds, consistently excelled in
 a marketplace defined by constant change, and helped to drive significant
 growth in AOL's client base and ad revenues. He has a superior command of
 business development, advertising sales, ad technology, and all forms of ad
 products from display to performance.
 
     About Internet Broadcasting
 
     Established in 1996, IB is a leading local media network that builds
 powerful solutions -- products, content, and services -- that make it
 easier for publishers and advertisers to reach engaged audiences in
 relevant environments.
 
     Partnerships with CNN, Cox Television, Hearst-Argyle Television,
 McGraw-Hill Broadcasting, Meredith Broadcasting, NBC, and Post-Newsweek
 Stations among others contribute to our reach and success. In April 2008,
 the IB Local Network is comprised of over 47MM unique visitors and ranked
 41 according to the comScore Media Metrix Ad Focus ranking.
 
     Headquartered in St. Paul, MN with additional offices in New York,
 Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Denver, and Atlanta, every member of
 the IB community is committed to innovating for the next era of the
 Internet. For more information, visit http://www.ibsys.com.
 
     This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information,
 visit http://www.ereleases.com.
 
 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Ayme M. Yaiser VP Strategic Marketing & Communication Internet Broadcasting 646.562.5908

SOURCE Internet Broadcasting

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