New York, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2005
Fotki. Inc., a company behind fotki.com, a media social network specializing in photo sharing, today announced that Mr. Eric Janszen, President and Chief Executive Officer of AutoCell, Inc, has joined Fotki as a member of Advisory Board.
Eric Janszen brings more than twenty-five years experience in executive management in high technology to his role as a member of the Advisory Board at Fotki. Most recently, Eric Janszen worked for a venture capital firm Trident Capital. From 2001 to 2004, Janszen served as President & CEO of Bluesocket, Inc., a leading Wi-Fi systems vendor. Before Bluesocket, Janszen was Managing Director of Osborn Capital LLC, where he managed a portfolio of 20 technology startups. A graduate of UMass., Amherst, Eric serves on the Board of the Massachusetts Network Communications Council and has been the subject of numerous articles and profiles in the business and technology media, notably The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Boston Globe and the BBC.
“Fotki is perfectly positioned to become the world's leading media social network,” says Eric Janszen. “The platform can economically scale rapidly to support many times its current nearly 1 million loyal community members around the world, and already supports all media types, including video. Platform maturity combined with the fast growing market for digital media devices, from digital cameras to Wi-Fi enabled cellular phones with still and video image capabilities will drive the company's growth and leadership for many years to come."
“We are honored to have Eric bring his experience, vision and wisdom to our team. His extensive knowledge of wireless area and media, his insight into the market, coupled with his prominent role in venture capital community, will allow Eric to be of an outstanding value as our company brings its services to a whole new level,” says Dmitri Don, President of Fotki.
Fotki.com is a media social network owned and operated by Fotki Inc., a privately held company located in New York City. Fotki's international community, great and fast growing, is interconnected by numerous friendships, family relationships and multiple interests. Fotki provides its users with what seems to interest people on the Internet most - communication through online photo albums and blogs. Also photo printing and professional online photo selling, as well guest book, email, and bookmarks are Fotki's alluring features. Created in 1998 by its co-founders as a hobby and a means to communicate with friends and relatives around the world, Fotki has gradually grown into a powerful media social network.
Masha Shkolnik, PR Department
Phone: (646) 257-5646 x125
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