FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- MyPunchbowl.com, the leader in start to finish party planning, today announced two key additions to the Punchbowl leadership team. Harry Lin, the former General Manager of Evite.com has joined the Board of Advisors, and brand-marketing expert Robert Perkins has joined the Board of Directors. The pair joins a distinguished group of experts including Bob Greene, Contour Venture Partners, Michael Rost, PNC Equity, Lucy McQuilken, Intel Capital, Don Dodge, Google, Damian Roskill, Compete.com and Dharmesh Shah, Hubspot.
As the former General Manager of Evite.com, Harry Lin is a key addition to the leadership team. During his tenure at Evite, Harry fueled brand growth and the site experienced 50% growth in revenue. Prior to operating Evite, Harry was vice president of ABC.com where he led new initiatives in e-commerce. He has also served as CEO of Lottay.com and Zig.com. Currently, Harry is President at Photometria Inc., the technology company behind Taaz.com, a site for virtual makeovers.
"As the former GM of Evite, I know that consumers want more than just online invitations," said Harry Lin. "I'm excited to help MyPunchbowl fulfill the vision of start to finish party planning."
Robert Perkins, former SVP of Marketing for Pizza Hut and head of Global Marketing and Licensing for Calvin Klein, has a distinguished career managing global brands. Bob also served as President of Chiat/Day New York and lead director for 24/7 Real Media Inc. where he led the company to a successful acquisition. He is currently President of Consensus Research Group, providing global strategic research and consulting for leading consumer brands and media companies.
"MyPunchbowl sits at the perfect intersection of e-commerce, brand marketing, and local advertising," said Bob Perkins. "I'm proud to join a team that has the ability and vision to execute."
MyPunchbowl has received critical acclaim and industry recognition for its usability and simplicity. The award-winning site includes party planning, free eCards, birthday and holiday reminders, engagement announcements, and local vendors. To sign up for a free MyPunchbowl account, visit http://www.mypunchbowl.com.
About Punchbowl Software
Punchbowl Software is the company behind the critically acclaimed website MyPunchbowl.com. MyPunchbowl.com helps consumers plan parties from start to finish with ideas, online invitations, favors, gift registries, photo/video sharing, and more. In addition to our award-winning party planning site, MyPunchbowl.com offers free eCards, a useful Reminders service, Engagement Announcements, and a content site called Reasons to Celebrate. Founded by software and user interface experts Matt Douglas and Sean Conta, the company is located in Framingham, MA and is backed by Contour Venture Partners and Intel Capital. To learn more, visit http://www.mypunchbowl.com/corporate
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