SOURCE: Myxer

Myxer

July 25, 2011 09:43 ET

Music Industry Executive Camilo Kejner Joins Myxer as EVP

Former EMI Music Exec to Strengthen Myxer's Management Team as the Company Continues to Innovate and Expand in the Mobile Music Marketplace

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - Jul 25, 2011) - Myxer, a mobile technology company that operates the largest ad-supported mobile entertainment site in the U.S., today announced the appointment of Camilo Kejner, a recognized strategist throughout the music industry, to the new position of Executive Vice President, effective immediately.

In this role, Kejner will be able to leverage his established music industry connections and expertise to expand Myxer's strategic alliances and oversee the ongoing partnerships with record labels and other media companies.

Kejner was most recently a senior executive at EMI Music International where, as EVP and COO, he managed more than $200 million in revenue for the company's international division.

"Camilo joins Myxer at an exciting time in our company's history and will play an integral role in forging strategic alliances with key players in the industry as we look to innovate and expand the mobile music marketplace," said Myk Willis, CEO and Founder of Myxer. "Myxer has been a pioneer in the growing mobile entertainment market and Camilo's deep-rooted connections and experience will be a tremendous asset for us as we broaden our executive ranks to focus on the continued rapid growth of our business."

With more than 15 million web and mobile monthly unique visitors, Myxer is a leading destination for free, ad-supported content and provides advertisers with highly targeted opportunities to various consumer segments. The company has aggressively expanded its content offerings and earlier this year introduced native Myxer apps for the Android, iOS and BlackBerry platforms which have achieved over 6 million total installs to date.

According to Kejner, "Having spent my career deeply immersed in the global music and film business I have recognized the need to fully grasp the growing impact of mobile devices on entertainment consumption, and I could not be more pleased to be joining the Myxer team and contributing to the company's continued leadership in mobile entertainment."

Prior to EMI Music, Kejner was director of the Latin American region for New Line Cinema and was responsible for establishing a new start-up division, promotional events and all of the commercial and operational duties for "The Lord of the Rings" franchise in 17 Latin American territories. Kejner has also held various executive roles for Sony Music Entertainment's Epic division.

Bilingual in Spanish and English with proficiency in Portuguese, Kejner graduated with a business degree from Universidad Catolica de Salta in Argentina and received his MBA from The Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

About Myxer
Myxer is a leading mobile technology company and operator of Myxer.com, the definitive source for free, ad-supported mobile media content across the web and mobile devices. Founded in 2005, the company has been a pioneer in mobile, establishing an early presence in the space as a free content download resource and growing into one of the 10 largest mobile destinations in the U.S. To date, more than 47 million users have downloaded 2.5 billion items including MP3s -- full-track songs and albums -- ringtones, music videos, wallpaper images, apps, games and more, across all major phone operators and carriers. In addition, Myxer offers access to its content through dedicated mobile apps available in Apple's iTunes App Store, the Android Market and BlackBerry App World.

Myxer is a registered trademark. Myxer operates websites including www.myxer.com and m.myxer.com.

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