Roxio Hires Vice President of Product Management
Santa Clara, California - (March 27, 2002) - Roxio, Inc., (Nasdaq: ROXI) The Digital Media Company, provider of the best selling digital media software in the world, today announced that Vito Salvaggio has joined the company as Vice President of Product Management. Salvaggio will be responsible for organizing and leading Roxio's worldwide product management team.
"Vito brings a wealth of experience in product management and product marketing from his tenure with leading technology companies like Apple Computer, Inc., Matrox Electronic Systems, Ltd, and Accrue Software, Inc.," said Tom Shea, chief operating officer at Roxio. "I am pleased that we have added Vito, a seasoned executive, to manage our diverse suite of digital media products."
Salvaggio earned a bachelor's of engineering in electrical engineering at Concordia University in Montreal and a master's of science in
management from the Sloan School of Management at M.I.T in Cambridge,
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers
award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million
users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading
retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at www.roxio.com. Roxio's
parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC;
http://www.sonic.com) is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software
tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional
DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD,
to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions
for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has
been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others.
Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.
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