SOURCE: YouMail, Inc.

April 10, 2007 10:42 ET

AOL Executive Appointed CEO of YouMail

Alex Quilici to Run Premier Cellphone Voicemail Service

IRVINE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 10, 2007 -- YouMail, Inc. ( http://www.youmail.com ) announced today that former AOL executive Alex Quilici will join YouMail as its new Chief Executive Officer and will join its board of directors. While at AOL, the Time Warner-owned Internet Company, as vice president of AOL Voice Services, he played a major role in creating and growing AOL Voice Services to over 1 million paying customers.

Quilici has significant start-up and communications expertise. He was the CEO and co-founder of Quack.com, which was founded in July of 1999, and successfully sold to AOL in August 2000. During his 6 years at AOL, he played significant roles in conceiving, launching, and managing various consumer communications services, including AOLbyPhone, AOL Voicemail, and AIM Phoneline, a free online voicemail service. He holds several patents for his work in internet-enabled voice services.

"I became aware of YouMail as a member of the Tech Coast Angels, and I quickly recognized that YouMail was a rare opportunity to fundamentally change people's lives," commented Quilici. "I'm looking forward to leading the team as we build out a truly compelling advanced cellular voicemail service. Our goal is to make YouMail a service consumers can't live without."

Quilici will be taking the reins from YouMail acting CEO and co-founder David Key who will be stepping into the role of VP of Corporate Development.

"Alex has a tremendous track record, having grown consumer-oriented communications businesses from start-up idea to large audiences," said Key. "We're very pleased to have his consumer background and guidance to drive YouMail forward."

About YouMail

YouMail announced in April 2007 that it received $1.87 million in first-round funding from the Tech Coast Angels and other private investors. YouMail replaces your cellular voice mail with a free, dramatically better voice mail system, with a compelling set of cool new features like personalized greetings for each caller, online voice mail access, easy voicemail sharing, the ability to save special voicemails forever, and complete control over who can leave you a voicemail. To learn more and sign up for the free YouMail service, go to http://www.youmail.com

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