SOURCE: InfoSearch Media

April 18, 2006 08:30 ET

Veteran Technologist Joins InfoSearch Media

Ask Jeeves, Sendia and Thinque Senior Executive to Accelerate Scalable Platform Development for ISHM

MARINA DEL REY, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 18, 2006 -- Leading online media and search firm InfoSearch Media, Inc. (OTC BB: ISHM) announced today that Ning Ning Yu has joined the Company as Chief Technical Officer. Ms. Yu has held senior management positions at numerous California technology companies and contributed to the sale of three of those firms to Salesforce.com, MEI and AskJeeves, respectively.

Prior to joining InfoSearch, Ms. Yu was Vice President of Engineering for Sendia, where she managed the development and service operations of the company's wireless enterprise application product offerings until the successful sale of Sendia to Salesforce.com earlier this year. Before joining Sendia, Ms. Yu was Vice President of Engineering at Thinque Systems until its successful acquisition by MEI in 2004. Before her role at Thinque, Ms. Yu served as Vice President of Engineering for AskJeeves Inc. after its acquisition of Net Effect in 2001. At Net Effect, Ms. Yu also served as Vice President of Engineering, where she led a team of developers that designed and built a complete web-based, live support capability that integrated with web-based CRM packages.

"Ning Ning brings to InfoSearch Media world class technical skills and a track record for accelerating development of products that gain significant marketplace traction," said InfoSearch Media CEO George Lichter. "Ning Ning puts the development of our scalable platform into a higher gear, and we believe she will bring the same technical success to InfoSearch that she has in previous firms. We are delighted to welcome Ning Ning to the team."

"InfoSearch is well positioned to capitalize on its leadership position in the content generation market and Web 2.0 initiatives," Ms. Yu said. "I am excited about the challenges we face, and even more excited about our ability to exploit these opportunities."

About InfoSearch Media

InfoSearch Media (http://www.infosearchmedia.com) is a leading provider of content-based cost-effective search engine marketing services. InfoSearch Media maintains a network of over 200 professional writers that help businesses succeed on the web by implementing content-based solutions that simultaneously increase online search engine rankings and website sales performance. InfoSearch Media drives website performance through its two products: ContentLogic and ArticleInsider and our clients include Netflix, MatchNet, Pitney Bowes, and Price.com.

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. 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.

Contact Information

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    Frank Knuettel, II
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