SOURCE: Metatomix

September 12, 2005 14:49 ET

Mike Kinkead Appointed President and CEO of Metatomix

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 12, 2005 -- Metatomix, a leading provider of composite application solutions, today announced Mike Kinkead as President & CEO. Mr. Kinkead takes on this new leadership position with the goal of moving Metatomix to the forefront of the composite applications solutions market.

"We are very excited to have Mike join Metatomix as our new CEO," said Wayne Boulais, Chairman of Metatomix and general partner with Apex Venture Partners. "The company undertook a comprehensive search effort, and we all believe Mike's previous CEO experience and proven leadership style are ideally suited to continue building the company."

"Metatomix has a unique, patented, standards-based technology that enables the company to build composite applications much less expensively and more rapidly than any other alternatives on the market. I am very pleased to be on the Metatomix team," said Mike Kinkead.

Prior to joining Metatomix, Mike was President & CEO of Acumenta Corporation, a company he and the Acumenta management team founded in 2001 to help scientists and business people make more effective and efficient use of information resources on both the public Web and the invisible Web. As a founder and President & CEO of SandPoint Company, he introduced an innovative flat fee information pricing approach for the Global 1000 that changed the online business information game. SandPoint was purchased by Ziff-Davis. Mike was also a founder and President & CEO of Saddlebrook, a banking software company, and grew the business to over $28 million in revenues and listing on the INC. 500 and INC. 100 lists of most rapidly growing, privately held companies in the United States.

In 1986, Mike helped found the Massachusetts Software Council (MSC) where he served as Chairman and continues to serve on its Executive Committee and Board. In 1999, Mike was one of six founders of the CommonAngels, a Boston-based angel investing group. Mike received an undergraduate degree in computer science from MIT and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

About Metatomix

Metatomix's intelligent realtime composite application platform combines W3C standards with rules, workflow, and semantic capabilities to deploy SOA-ready applications that traverse data, events, and process silos to generate realtime operational intelligence, pinpoint business impact, and trigger action. Metatomix customers streamline end to end enterprise processes in banking, finance, government and healthcare. For more information, contact Metatomix at

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