HAYWARD, Calif., August 14, 2001--Starwire Corporation, a Web-based network service provider, today announced the appointment of Robin Pou as Chief Operations Officer to oversee daily operations and direct inter-departmental goals within the corporation.
"I am looking forward to working with the Starwire team to build upon the companys existing foundation and successes," said Pou. "The company is well positioned to make a significant impact, and I am eager to execute our strategic plan."
Before coming to Starwire, Robin Pou served as the Vice President of eBusiness Operations of Gaylord Digital, the Internet Division of Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE:GET). At Gaylord, Pou managed and was responsible for the online business strategies as well as all aspects of the digital supply chain including a state-of-the-art eFulfillment center that shipped music-related product for the companys eCommerce transactions. In 1998 as a principal, Pou also served as Vice President of Product Development and General Counsel of MusicForce.com before selling the venture to Gaylord Entertainment in the summer of 1999. From 1994 to 1998, Pou practiced law as an attorney in both Texas and California and focused on corporate law and business litigation.
"We will be able to more decisively execute the strategic vision of the company with Robin on the team," said Dave Jaworski, CEO of Starwire. "He brings a wealth of experience and personal dedication to the table that will help us better serve our clients."
About Starwire Corporationä
Starwireä (http://www.starwire.com) is a software service company that delivers Web content management tools to organizations over the Internet. Starwire has two core products: Starwire Interlinkä, which enables users to create, maintain, syndicate, and exchange content across sites within Web-based networks, and OnlineGivingä, which enables organizations to take donations via their Web site. The Christianity.com Networkä (http://home.christianity.com), powered and managed by Starwire, features a suite of site management services and is a prime example of Starwire Interlinks capabilities. Christianity.com Network partners include organizations such as the Salvation Army, Christian Broadcasting Network, and Prison Fellowship Ministries.
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