Expanding leadership team for public company growth.
Charlotte, NC--(PR Newswire) Name Dynamics, Inc, the parent company of the Universal Business Listing identity management service, today announced the appointment of a new senior financial consulting firm Brio Financial, led by David Briones.
Brio Financial will oversee the company’s public filings and audit processes. Briones had previously managed the Public Company and Hedge Fund practices at Bartolomei Pucciarelli, LLC and was an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in New York. Mr. Briones specialized in the financial services group, and most notably worked the MONY Group, Prudential Financial, And MetLife initial public offerings.
“David brings a wealth of experience in working with public companies like ours and will be invaluable as we grow,” said Name Dynamics CEO, Doyal Bryant. "This shows our shareholders our commitment to move the company to a fully reporting public entity as soon as possible."
The company also announced a new advisory board for Universal Business Listing, the business profile syndication and online visibility service (www.UBL.org).
The members of the Name Dynamics advisory board are:
Andy Steuer: The CEO and Founder of Punchcard (www.punchcard.com), an Idealab company which creates a location based mobile app that allows you to collect rewards for shopping at the places you love. Andy has 20 years of leadership and entrepreneurial experience and has broad experience across a variety of small and large technology and entertainment companies. Prior to founding Punchcard, Andy was Founder and CEO of MerchEngines, an online marketing company that he founded in 2005 and grew through a successful acquisition by Deluxe Corporation (NYSE: DLX).
James Kauffman: CIO, of Rushmore Capital, Inc. conducting equity and future transactions with both Hedge Funds and individual investors. James has 25 years experience management and technology consulting, notably in creating high-volume financial trading and transactional platforms. He is a specialist on development and integration processes, including service with companies such as AT&T and Bell Labs.
Jeffrey Guzy : Jeff has had key executive positions at several large international carriers, including Comsat International, Sprint International and Bell Atlantic’s Information Services group. He is an active investor and a director of multiple technology and communications companies.
InfoCommerce Group/Russell Perkins: InfoCommerce Group’s Founder and Managing Director, Russell has over 20 years experience in all facets of the database publishing industry. Most recently, Russell was President/CEO of Dorland Healthcare Information, a venture capital-backed database information company serving the healthcare industry that is now a division of Access Intelligence. Prior to that, Russell was Vice-President, Data Products at Legal Communications Ltd., now a division of ALM.
Chris Silver Smith: Chris is a widely recognized local search marketing expert, providing Internet Retailer and Fortune 500 sites with cutting-edge advice on Search Engine Optimization, usability, online reputation management, and internet product development. In the past, Chris served as Head of the Technology Department for Verizon's Superpages.com where he oversaw multiple teams focused on UI, research and advanced development, analytics, and SEO. Chris is a columnist at Search Engine Land.
About Name Dynamics, Inc.
Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Name Dynamics Inc creates products that expand the scope of public identity for businesses and how they communicate it online across search engines, social networks, mobile phones, directory assistance and the next generation of online Yellow and White Pages. The company’s branded product UniversalBusinessListing.org (www.UBL.org) has been recognized as one of the key tools for local search visibility. For more information, please visit us at www.NameDynamic.com or by calling 704-200-9928.
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