SOURCE: Muze Inc.

March 06, 2008 18:36 ET

Muze Expands Executive Team

Experienced Sales Executive Adds Market Development to Muze

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 6, 2008) - Muze Inc., a world leader in enabling commerce in entertainment products, today announced the hire of Richard Pasewark as Vice President of Sales. Richard brings 18 years of sales leadership and market development experience to his role at Muze. He will focus on Muze's strategic initiatives relating to market growth and serving the company's client base.

"Richard brings a solid track record of building successful sales strategies and developing new market segments," says Janice P. Anderson, chairman and chief executive officer of Muze. "We are pleased to welcome Richard to the Muze team and look forward to leveraging his expertise and leadership in support of the delivery of our next generation of media information products and services."

Pasewark's diverse background spans the creative software and enterprise solutions space including leading the launch of new Web Services and multi-channel publishing products to the graphic arts, publishing, and enterprise software markets. Pasewark is the former senior vice president of sales and marketing at Quark, Inc., where he led the successful introduction of new channel programs and partnerships. Prior to that, as vice president of sales and marketing at technology startup XyEnterprise, he led the launch of new content management technologies that drove profitability and growth for that company. Pasewark has held similar roles at Adobe, Frame Technology, and EDS.

"Muze's substantial history in the entertainment space and its latest developments provide a distinct value to the market. I look forward to working with our clients to deliver high value content for merchandising enablement, social networking, and mobile applications using our unique content and delivery platform," said Pasewark, adding, "Muze is an exciting company operating in a dynamic set of markets and I'm extremely pleased to have the opportunity to engage with a world-class client base as part of the team at Muze."

About Muze Inc.

Established in 1991, Muze provides solutions to businesses that enable search, discovery, and purchase of entertainment content. Our media information products and our sample and discovery services provide the foundation for making all types of entertainment products available on-demand anywhere, anytime. This creates a truly compelling consumer experience, and one that benefits the industry as a whole. Hundreds of companies worldwide -- ranging from in-store and online retailers, portals, community sites, auction sites, consumer electronics, and mobile providers -- rely on Muze's rich entertainment content digital sample services to support both physical and digital retail commerce. Clients include Yahoo!, eBay, Best Buy, Facebook, Overstock, iLike, Pricegrabber, Packet Video, Hot Topic, Amazon, Play.com, CNET, and many others. Muze has offices in New York City, Seattle, and London. To learn more, please visit www.muze.com and www.muzeeurope.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Muze PR, Media, and Analyst Relations
    David Z. Orban
    (212) 824-0349
    dorban@muze.com