Unicorn Media Adds Microsoft and BandCon Veterans to Executive Staff

Dec 07, 2010, 08:00 ET from Unicorn Media, Inc.

Mark Consuegra Appointed Executive Vice President Product Management and Mike Flatin Named Vice President Business Development

TEMPE, Ariz., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Unicorn Media, Inc., the provider of enterprise grade online video workflow tools and technology, today announced that it has appointed Mark Consuegra, Microsoft veteran and former co-founder and CEO of the Internet's first self-serve consumer Talk Radio application, Wonderhorse Software, as Executive Vice President of Product Management and Mike Flatin, former co-founder and COO of Internet infrastructure provider, BandCon, as Vice President of Business Development. The pair brings extensive experience and breadth of knowledge in their respective areas to round out the leadership team at Unicorn Media.

Mark Consuegra joins Unicorn Media with over 20 years of experience in the development of high-tech products such as Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Expedia. While at Microsoft, Mark proposed and led the creation of Expedia, one of Microsoft's first Internet businesses, taking the product from concept to inception. Mark later served as CEO at Wonderhorse Software, a company he co-founded with a team of Microsoft veterans, to create the Internet's first self-serve consumer Talk Radio application and platform. Prior to joining Unicorn Media, Consuegra was the General Manager of Hosting and Security Products at GoDaddy. Consuegra will guide the growth and development of Unicorn Media's enterprise grade video workflow technology products.

Mike Flatin brings Unicorn over a decade of experience in content delivery networking technology and business development. Prior to joining Unicorn Media, Mike was the co-founder and COO of Internet infrastructure provider, BandCon, named as one of Inc 500 Magazine's Fast Growing Companies in 2008 and 2009. Mike held key sales positions at Axient Communications and Global Crossing, and was a founding employee of Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) where he managed the business development efforts for the company. Flatin will draw upon his years of experience in creating successful relationships to drive business development for Unicorn.

"We are excited to have these talented individuals as part of the Unicorn team," says Bill Rinehart, Founder and CEO, Unicorn Media. "Mark Consuegra's experience with Microsoft in managing the rollout of highly scalable software solutions and the detailed productization that goes along with that will be a valuable asset to our growing company. Mike Flatin brings with him an extensive business development background and experience in managing growth in emerging markets. The addition of Consuegra and Flatin will further enable us to help media publishers solve the issues they experience in delivering video to IP-enabled devices by providing them with innovative solutions that scale with their business."  

About Unicorn Media, Inc.

Unicorn Media, Inc. has developed groundbreaking video workflow solutions that change the way content owners deliver their media assets online. With a focus on publisher profitability, Unicorn lowers the costs of video management and improves revenue generation capabilities through actionable real-time information. The flexible Media-as-a-Service™ architecture enables Unicorn Media customers to choose the services that best suit their needs through its comprehensive video platform or by augmenting their existing system with individual components. With real-time cloud analytics for understanding audiences and dynamic media synchronization for delivering content to any online destination or Internet-connected device, Unicorn Media has revolutionized the process for running a profitable online media property. Founded by Limelight Networks founding CEO, Bill Rinehart, and headquartered in Tempe, AZ, privately held Unicorn Media, Inc. has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago. For additional information, please visit: http://www.unicornmedia.com

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