Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 30, 2008
TinyMassive.com, the merchant created comparison shopping engine is pleased to announce that Jayson Minard will join the company as CTO. Minard, 38, will lead TinyMassive's technology strategy including the upcoming launch of the company's comparison shopping site and enhancing the company's existing widget network, TinyEverywhere.
"Jayson is a technology leader who has driven an online marketplace from startup to acquisition by a NASDAQ 100 company," said Kate Hiscox, Founder and CEO at TinyMassive. "His experience in taking a strategic vision and executing on the technology architecture, tools and products that deliver that vision will be critical to the fulfillment of our goals in developing a leading comparison shopping experience for both merchants and consumers."
Jayson Minard has more than 25 years in the information technology industry including the roles of CIO and CTO at Abebooks, the world's largest online marketplace for books that was recently acquired by Amazon.com. His in-depth background in technology spans top world-wide companies such as Borland, BEA, Endeca, AbeBooks, Boeing and Zend. "The TinyMassive team's vision and approach to the comparison shopping space clicked for me. By approaching comparison shopping from both a merchant and consumer perspective, this can only enhance the overall experience. This is both a refreshing and exciting opportunity for myself and the company," said Minard.
TinyMassive has developed patent pending tools and features that build upon and enhance the comparison-shopping experience for shoppers, publishers and the merchant community. Based in Bellingham, WA and Vancouver, BC, TinyMassive is made up of a passionate team of innovators and merchants with expertise in search and social network development. For more information, please visit http://www.tinymassive.com.