SOURCE: MarketLive

May 03, 2007 12:41 ET

MarketLive, Inc. Appoints Former Motorola Executive Terry Austin as President and CEO

Market Leader in Online Retail Solutions Hires Enterprise Veteran to Lead Firm

PETALUMA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 3, 2007 -- MarketLive, Inc., the leading global e-commerce application platform and services provider for retailers, today announced that former Motorola (NYSE: MOT) executive Terry Austin has joined the company as President and CEO. Austin has over 20 years of experience in the technology industry. Prior to joining MarketLive, Austin served as President of Worldwide Marketing and Sales for Good Technology, Inc., a Motorola Company, and a leading provider of mobile computing solutions to the enterprise market. Austin joined Good Technology in January 2003 shortly after the company's initial product launch. He led direct sales, channel sales, professional services, corporate marketing and product management. Terry successfully led the company through 5 major product releases and the acquisition and growth of over 10,000 enterprise customers. Prior to Good Technology, Austin was President of European operations for Manugistics. Preceding this position, Terry Austin was a Lead Partner of the North American Supply Chain Line of Business for Accenture.

"Terry brings the unique combination of vision, operational excellence and a customer-oriented focus to MarketLive," said Ken Burke, Founder and Chief Evangelist of MarketLive, Inc. "I am honored that Terry has chosen to join MarketLive as we continue to invest in development of state-of-the-art Online Retail technology and services. Terry's vast experience working for multi-national enterprises will prove invaluable to our customers."

"I am delighted to be joining MarketLive at this important time," notes Terry Austin. "The MarketLive team has clearly developed a world-class platform for Online Retail, has delivered tangible impact to their customers and is poised to accelerate their impressive growth. I am very pleased to be joining such a great team."

Terry Austin joins MarketLive's leadership team which includes: Ken Burke, Founder and Chief Evangelist; Michael Regan, Senior Vice President Professional Services; Joe Fuca, Senior Vice President Sales; Len Eschweiler, Vice President Business Development; Rob Mihalyi, Senior Vice President Engineering; San Mai, Vice President of Product Management; and Mark Wolf, Chief Financial Officer.

About MarketLive, Inc.

Since 1995, MarketLive, Inc. (www.marketlive.com) has provided enterprise-class e-commerce retail technology and services that help fast-growing companies successfully sell goods and services online. Designed to meet the unique requirements of catalogers, retailers, direct marketers, and manufacturers, the extensible MarketLive® platform and MarketLive's best practices-based Intelligent Selling® methodology enable merchants to enhance their customers' experience online while dramatically improving acquisition, conversion, and retention rates. The MarketLive platform is the most retail-targeted, fully featured, customizable e-commerce solution on the market today. MarketLive powers some of the most successful retail Web sites, including Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Norm Thompson, Stride Rite, and Trek.

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    MarketLive, Inc.
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