SOURCE: Artec Consulting

Artec Consulting

September 18, 2014 09:00 ET

Artec Global Media Appoints Stone Douglass as Executive Chairman

Proven Executive Brings a Wealth of Experience and Corporate Governance Expertise to Board of Global, Diversified Marketing Firm

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 18, 2014) - Artec Global Media, Inc. (OTCQB: ACTL), an emerging, vertically integrated marketing firm providing affiliate marketing, publishing and strategic consulting solutions, today announced the appointment of Angus Stone Douglass as Executive Chairman. Currently the Chief Executive Officer of Ducks Nest Investments, Inc., Mr. Douglass assumes his role immediately.

Caleb Wickman, Artec's Founder and Chief Executive Officer, said, "In our effort to improve corporate governance and solidify our leadership team, we were very specifically looking for an individual with strong, proven leadership experience in a broad array of situations and circumstances, and Stone brings exactly this profile. Stone's expansive experience across a range of industries makes him an ideal choice to carry out our vision to become a marketing leader for small and mid-sized businesses in a variety of industries. This is a great achievement for our company."

Following holding CEO positions at ACE Audiovisual, Steakhouse Partners, Neocork Technologies and RedEnvelope, Mr. Douglass took the helm at Spy Optics, Inc. a California-based developer of action sports eyewear where he added new brands, restructured and relocated manufacturing facilities and supplemented the leadership team with industry experience to take the company forward. With more than 40 years of financial and management experience, Mr. Douglass brings the wherewithal to drive innovation, improve operational efficiencies and engineer financial structures to support sustainable growth.

"I am excited to have been asked to lead Artec through to its next phase and also about the opportunities that lie ahead for our company," said Douglass. "I look forward to joining the team and building on their success as we all move forward to grow our business and expand our market presence."

About Artec Global Media, Inc.

Artec Global Media, Inc. ("Artec," "the Company," "we" or "us") is a vertically integrated marketing firm that provides affiliate marketing, publishing and related professional services focused on developing and executing comprehensive strategies and programs that supports customer business goals. The Company offers a comprehensive suite of online marketing and reporting solutions, including lead gen (prospect email, performance display, mobile marketing), performance media (PPC, SEO, social media, retargeting) and affiliate marketing, as well as other related web services. For more information go to www.artecglobalmedia.com.

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