Mr. Deakin is founder, Chief Executive Officer, and chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Deakin has worked in the executive ranks of Internet companies since 1995. From 1996-1999 he served as the Director of Strategic Development for broadcast.com, where he was responsible for negotiating and managing many of the company’s strategic partnerships. Prior to that he spent over 8 years with the diversified media company, Capitol Broadcasting Company, of which he served the last 1.5 years as the General Manager for an Internet incubator Interpath Marketing Group. Mr. Deakin was a Business Management major at NC State University.