Nov. 29, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Web.com Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWWW), a leading provider of online marketing for small businesses, today announced that Philip J. Facchina has joined its Board of Directors.
Facchina is currently a Partner and the Chief Operating Officer of Ramsey Asset Management, Inc. (RAM), a $500 million long/short hedge fund serving institutional investors. Prior to joining RAM in 2008, Facchina spent approximately 10 years with FBR Capital Markets, serving principally as Senior Managing Director and Group Head of Technology, Media & Telecom and Healthcare groups within FBR's Investment Banking unit, subsequently serving also as Head of Financial Sponsors. While at FBR, he completed over 170 investment banking transactions having aggregate transaction value of approximately $15 billion. Prior to FBR, Facchina served variously as President, Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer of both public and private technology companies. His early involvement in the Internet ultimately led to the sale of one such company, NetChannel, Inc. to AOL.
"Phil's expertise in the capital markets and as an Internet executive makes him an excellent addition to our board," said David Brown, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Web.com. "This is a time of growth and opportunity for Web.com, and Phil, along with our other board members, will be an invaluable resource as we continue the growth of our business."
Web.com Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWWW) is a leading provider of online marketing solutions for small businesses. Web.com meets the needs of small businesses anywhere along their lifecycle by offering a full range of online services and support, including domain name registration services, website design, logo design, search engine optimization, search engine marketing and local sales leads, general contractor leads, franchise and homeowner association websites, shopping cart software, eCommerce website design and call center services. For more information on the company, please visit http://www.web.com or call 1-800-GETSITE (1-800-438-7483).
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