Marketron Broadcast Solutions Names Steven Minisini to Top Position

New Chief Executive Poised to Lead Company into the Digital Media ecosystem

November 18, 2009 - Marketron Broadcast Solutions, an affiliate of the Wicks Group of Companies, LLC, today announced the appointment of Steven Minisini as chief executive officer.

As an accomplished and visionary business leader, Minisini brings more than 25 years of sales, strategic marketing, business development, and operational experience to Marketron. In addition to founding and operating his own company, Waterstreet Management Group, Minisini has previously held senior leadership positions at CPower, i2 Technologies, Amdahl Corporation, and Unysis.

"Our search for an inspired leader who could effectively guide Marketron into the rapidly evolving Digital Media ecosystem led us to Steven," said Jamie Weston, Partner at The Wicks Group. "His strong execution skills, proven ability to lead high performance teams, and track record in driving corporate growth made him an ideal choice. We are eager for Steven to apply his expertise in developing strategic partnerships and building operational excellence to our endeavors at Marketron, and we are excited about the future direction the firm will take with him at the helm."

"We are thrilled about the appointment of Minisini to the CEO role at Marketron," said Gary L. Coats, President & COO of Marketron Broadcast Solutions. "His experience and drive are exactly what Marketron needs to provide a voice in the industry with regard to technology-driven solutions and the benefit Marketron's scale and innovation can provide, while also providing effective leadership and strategic thinking for the future. The Wicks Group and the entire team at Marketron are looking forward to Minisini's leadership."

Minisini succeeds Pete D'Acosta, who will remain with Marketron in an advisory capacity to ensure a smooth transition.

Marketron Exchange: Connecting the Radio Industry
Marketron Exchange is an e-commerce platform that allows 6,500 U.S. radio stations using Marketron, Visual Traffic, or DeltaFlex business systems to communicate electronically with media buyers. It enables orders, invoices, and proof-of-performance data to flow electronically-eliminating the need for manual processes, reducing discrepancies, increasing radio's accountability by delivering accurate proof-of-performance to buyers, and bringing more revenue to radio by making it easier to buy.

About Marketron
Marketron is the leading provider of business software solutions and services for the media industry. The Marketron Mediascape Platform, Traffic and Suite of Services drive innovation to create new growth opportunities that produce the maximum value for our clients and facilitate their evolution into digital. Relied on by more than 7,000 media organizations, Marketron solutions are the most widely-used media solutions in the world, managing an estimated $15 billion dollars of annual advertising revenue. Marketron is an affiliate of The Wicks Group of Companies, LLC of New York, which specializes in communications, information and media businesses.