Fort Myers, Florida – (The Hosting News) – April 7, 2006 – The Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of independent performance marketing network, MIVA, Inc., have resigned.
According to MIVA, Founder and Chairman, Craig Pisaris-Henderson, and CEO and President Phillip Thune, will retain their seats on MIVA’s Board of Directors; all changes are effective immediately.
Peter A. Corrao, previously Chief Operating Officer, was named Chief Executive Officer. The Board also announced that Larry Weber, a leading marketing and digital media executive, who serves as a director on the MIVA board, has assumed the position of non-executive chairman. Seb Bishop, a MIVA director, the Company’s chief marketing officer and a founder of Espotting, will assume the role of president and will retain his duties as chief marketing officer.
Mr. Corrao commented, ”We want to thank Craig and Phillip for their service and dedication to MIVA. Their hard work and contribution was an important part of our overall growth as a global company. We are extremely enthusiastic about our future. We will continue to serve the growing needs of the global publisher and advertising communities with a combination of powerful technology solutions and industry-leading services.”
Mr. Pisaris-Henderson added, ”After a decade spent building MIVA into a leading global performance marketing company, I am pleased to see Peter assume the role of CEO. I believe he has the right combination of skills and experience to take MIVA to the next level.”
To learn more about MIVA, Inc., please visit: www.miva.com.