SOURCE: InfoSearch Media

February 26, 2007 07:55 ET

Veteran Production Executive Joins InfoSearch Media to Lead Expansion Into New Markets

Global Content Operations Manager to Drive Push into Video, Publisher Market and New Platforms

MARINA DEL REY, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 26, 2007 -- InfoSearch Media, Inc. (OTCBB: ISHM), a leading online content producer, today announced the appointment of Bob Myers as Vice President of Production. In his new role, Myers will lead the production team in addressing existing content and new online video and rich-media platforms, as well as meeting the rapidly growing needs of high-volume publisher clients. He brings to the position more than a decade of hands-on operating experience building and running large global content development organizations. Myers will report to CEO George Lichter.

"Bob brings world-class experience and disciplined content and operational management to InfoSearch, and we are thrilled to have him aboard," said George Lichter, CEO InfoSearch Media. "His expertise and strategic approach to defining and optimizing our production process and client experience will be instrumental to the Company as we continue to produce new products such as video, open new markets and ignite further growth."

Most recently, Myers advised leading technology firms on international partnering and multilingual content strategies. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice President at Bowne Global Solutions, one of the world's largest localization firms, where he led a global production team of 500 providing content development and adaptation services to Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft. Earlier at Bowne he was VP of Asia, doubling revenues through growth and acquisition. Myers came to Bowne through its 1997 acquisition of Pacifitech, the Japan-based software development and localization consultancy he founded in 1989.

"InfoSearch is well positioned to capitalize on the explosive growth in the online content ecosystem," said Myers. "I'm looking forward to supporting the company's strategy by building out flexible, extensible solutions for producing effective content."

A fluent speaker of Japanese, Myers holds a B.S. in the Mathematics of Computation from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and did doctoral work at the University of Tokyo as a Research Fellow under Dr. Ken Sakamura, studying the integration of machine translation into the operating system.

About InfoSearch Media

InfoSearch Media (http://www.infosearchmedia.com) is the largest dedicated provider of search-targeted text and video content solutions for the Internet. Supported by a network of writers, editors, search engine experts and video producers, its products and services drive visibility, engage audiences, and build ROI for major online properties and business websites.

Safe Harbor Statement

This release contains "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Management assumes no obligation to comment on or provide an update to its stock purchases or sales in the future except as specifically required by law and by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Factors that might cause such differences include, but are not limited to the challenges of attracting new customers and maintaining existing customers and developing, deploying and delivering InfoSearch services; competition from existing and new competitors; the ability to generate sufficient cash flow or otherwise obtain funds to repay new or outstanding indebtedness; the loss or decline in business from our key customers and other risks described from time to time in InfoSearch's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In particular, see InfoSearch's recent quarterly and annual reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, copies of which are available upon request from InfoSearch. InfoSearch does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in this press release.

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