SOURCE: Everypoint

March 21, 2007 09:00 ET

Everypoint Announces Appointment of Disney Executive Ivan Lopez to Vice President of Business Development

BOSTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 21, 2007 -- Everypoint (http://www.everypoint.com/), a creator of mobile infotainment applications for mobile companies and carriers worldwide, today announced the appointment of Ivan Lopez to Vice President of Business Development. Lopez joins Everypoint as the former director of business development, North American mobile, at The Walt Disney Internet Group where he oversaw the technology, licensing and distribution alliances for mobile games, graphics, audio, video and applications for the organization's established library of mobile content.

"Ivan's deep knowledge of the mobile publishing business, combined with his strong connections to leading global players, will be extremely beneficial to Everypoint as we expand strategic partnerships on behalf of our organization," said Juha Varelius, president and CEO of Everypoint. "We plan to leverage his 17 years of industry connections and deep understanding of the digital content value chain."

In his role at Disney, Lopez worked with leading mobile technology platforms including GSM, UMTS-3G, Java, BREW, and broadband. Prior to Disney, he was the director of worldwide licensing and acquisitions for Sony Pictures Entertainment. In previous roles, Lopez launched some of the industry's first mobile data services such as SMS, WAP and 3G Video Services in Europe, where he worked with brands such as Marvel's X-Men™ and Spider-Man™.

"Everypoint is capitalizing on a technology shift towards rich user interfaces that will greatly enhance the overall consumer experience on mobile devices," offered Ivan Lopez, vice president of business development at Everypoint. "I'm looking forward to joining this top notch management team and playing a key role in the convergence of entertainment content with wireless applications."

About Everypoint

Everypoint builds, manages and delivers innovative new wireless applications and services to mobile phones. Its customers include media companies and carriers seeking to mobilize their content. With a single download, consumers can access a broad range of wireless services in one easy-to-use application. Everypoint continually processes vast amounts of information and concentrates into a form that can be pushed to consumers in real time. Users enjoy seamless access to information and entertainment presented with stunning graphics and intuitive interfaces. A privately owned company, Everypoint's investors include TD Capital, Prism VentureWorks, and Venrock Associates. For more information, please visit http://www.everypoint.com/.

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