May 31, 2007 06:30 ET

Michael Fay Joins Disaboom as Chief Technology Officer

Former Akamai and Nine Systems Executive to Oversee Technical Development of First Online Community for People Living With or Directly Affected by Disabilities or Functional Limitations

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - May 31, 2007) - Disaboom, Inc. (OTCBB: DSBO), which is developing the first online community for people living with or directly affected by disabilities or functional limitations, today announced that Michael Fay has joined the Company as Chief Technology Officer.

Mr. Fay has over 10 years of experience with online businesses and web asset management, including e-commerce, digital and rich media, and web site operations. He has developed and supported a broad range of Internet-based solutions to consumer, corporate, educational, entertainment, inspirational, media, music, not-for-profit and professional sports clients. These include General Electric, IBM, Anheuser-Busch, Cinema Now, Warner Music, Amazon, Lakewood Church, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey league, among many others. Most recently, Mr. Fay was an executive at Akamai Technologies Inc., where he was responsible for facilitating the integration of Nine Systems, a streaming media software services company acquired by Akamai in 2006. He previously held the position of Vice President of Operations at Nine Systems, where he was responsible for the company's network operations center, application services, production services and client services.

"We continue to attract and assemble a top-notch management team at Disaboom and are excited to have Michael on board," said J.W. Roth, Chairman and CEO of Disaboom. "His extensive Internet industry experience and expertise in designing, integrating and managing web assets will be of tremendous benefit to the company."

Mr. Fay commented, "Disaboom is addressing a unique, previously unmet area of a vast market. I look forward to helping the company direct and shape its offerings to meet the needs of this very important community."

About Disaboom

Disaboom, Inc. was founded to develop the first interactive online community dedicated to constantly improving the way people with disabilities or functional limitations live their lives. It will also serve as a comprehensive online resource not only for people living with such conditions, but also their immediate families and friends, caregivers, recreation and rehabilitation providers, and employers. There are more than 44 million adults living with disabilities or functional limitations today in the United States alone. Founded and designed by doctors and fellow disaboomers to meet this untapped market's specific needs, will bring together content and tools ranging from specialized health information to social networking to daily living resources, in a single interactive site. The site is scheduled to launch in September 2007.

Disclaimers & Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events and our future results that are subject to the safe harbors created under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Securities Act") and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act"). These statements are based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts, and projections about the industry in which the Company operates and the beliefs and assumptions of the Company's management. Words such as "expects," "anticipates," "targets," "goals," "projects," "intends," "plans," "believes," "seeks," "estimates," "continues," "may," variations of such words, and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. In addition, any statements that refer to projections of the Company's future financial performance, the time line for the launch of the Company's website, the prospects for selling advertising on the website, the Company's anticipated growth and potentials in its business, and other characterizations of future events or circumstances are forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are only predictions and are subject to risks, uncertainties, and assumptions that are difficult to predict, including those identified in our filings with the SEC, available at All forward-looking statements made in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements included in this news release whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise, other than as required by law.

© Disaboom, Inc., 2007.

For more information about Disaboom, Inc., contact J.W. Roth at (720) 279-2549 or Jennifer Jarman of The Blueshirt Group at (415) 217-5866, and please visit the "About Us" section of our web site at

Contact Information

  • For more information about Disaboom, Inc., contact:
    J.W. Roth
    (720) 279-2549

    Jennifer Jarman
    The Blueshirt Group
    (415) 217-5866