New York, NY (PRWEB) December 24, 2005
Fotki. Inc., the company behind fotki.com, a media social network specializing in photo sharing, today announced that Mr. Vinit Nijhawan, serial entrepreneur, has joined Fotki as a member of the Advisory Board. Vinit Nijhawan is the President of TiE Boston - a not-for-profit Boston organization with a mission to foster and support entrepreneurship. He also serves as a Venture Partner at Key Venture Partners. In addition, Vinit Nijhawan is a Director of airwide solutions a Key Venture portfolio company. The company provides software to wireless operators to monetize their data networks by enabling and managing text and multimedia messaging.
Previously, Mr. Nijhawan was the founder, president, and chairman of the board of Kinetic Computer Corporation, which was established in 1992 to provide wireless solutions for transportation and logistics fleets. Mr. Nijhawan also previously held the positions of Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer for Payload Systems, Inc., which developed spaceflight instrumentation for the space shuttle and the international space station. Mr. Nijhawan has participated in over 100 panel discussions and paper presentations about technology.
Mr. Nijhawan stated: "Dmitri Don and his team have built an international top five photo sharing community that is poised to become a top twenty internet destination. I am delighted to join Fotki as an advisor to help them achieve that vision."
"We are thrilled to bring Vinit onboard. Vinit’s track record of success as a serial entrepreneur and proven leadership within the mobile and wireless technology will help to bring our company 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
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