Keynetics CEO Brad Wiskirchen Selected for Marketing Panel at Annual Jefferies Conference in NYC

05-May-2010

BOISE, Idaho - Brad Wiskirchen, CEO of Idaho’s top performing privately held tech company and its subsidiaries Kount and ClickBank, has been selected to serve on a panel at the Jefferies 6th Annual Internet, Media & Telecom Conference May 10-12 in New York at the Four Seasons Hotel.

Wiskirchen will join a panel of industry experts and CEOs like Elisabeth deMarse, President and CEO of CreditCards.com and Jeff Kupiettzky, CEO of Oversee.net, for a discussion on “Marketing to Businesses Post-Recession." Jefferies & Company Vice President Paul Clausing will moderate the panel, which is scheduled for the first day of the conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT.

The Jefferies Annual Internet, Media & Telecom Conference is a gathering of institutional and private equity investors, venture capitalists, and top Internet, media and telecom executives who meet to address trends and developments within the industry, as well as near- and long-term investment opportunities.

This year's conference will include more than 100 global companies, and will feature company presentations, thematic panel discussions and investor meetings. "It's a tremendous opportunity for Keynetics to be engaged at this level," said Wiskirchen. "I look forward to a lively discussion on post-recession marketing strategy shifts and trends."

About Brad Wiskirchen

Bradley J. Wiskirchen is the CEO of Keynetics and its subsidiaries ClickBank and Kount.

Wiskirchen joined Keynetics in 2005. His skills and experience in business, technology, and law give Keynetics an edge in strategic planning and negotiation in the Internet sector. Under his guidance, Keynetics has become one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest privately held technology companies.

Among his many industry and community involvements, Wiskirchen is the co-founder and former Chair of the Idaho Software Employers Alliance (ISEA). ISEA is a partnership between business and Boise State University designed to expand the economic vitality of Idaho by increasing the availability of skilled software professionals and promoting the opportunities available in the state’s rapidly growing software industry. Additionally, Wiskirchen has held board positions with the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, Boise State University Office of Technology Transfer, FUNDSY, Discovery Center of Idaho, Intermountain Venture Forum and many other organizations.

Prior to joining Keynetics, Wiskirchen was a partner in the law firm of Holland & Hart, where he managed the firm’s Business Entities and Transactions Practice Group. His experience includes mergers and acquisitions, technology transfer and licensing and debt and equity financings.

He was awarded a J.D. from the University of Notre Dame, and a B.A. from Brigham Young University.

About Keynetics

Keynetics is a premier inventor and developer of highly reliable and elegantly simple Internet businesses. A talented team of technologists and business veterans leads the company’s internally-funded research and development activities. By focusing on innovative homegrown technologies, Keynetics has a remarkable track record of creating and operating highly profitable businesses. For more information, see www.keynetics.com.

About Kount

Kount® is the most advanced fraud fighting technology available today. Developed by Keynetics Inc. with online and catalog merchant needs in mind, Kount defends against both traditional and emerging card-not-present fraud threats. The technology uses a formidable array of tools including two patented technologies—device fingerprinting, and proxy piercing—along with Dynamic Scoring™, geolocation techniques and real-time data streams from websites across the globe. For more information about Kount, please visit www.kount.com.

About ClickBank

Founded in 1998, ClickBank is a secure online retail outlet for more than 12,000 digital product vendors and 110,000 active affiliate marketers. ClickBank makes a sale somewhere in the world every three seconds, safely processing more than 26,000 digital transactions a day. ClickBank serves more than 200 countries, and is consistently ranked as one of the most highly-trafficked sites on the web. ClickBank is privately held with offices in Broomfield, Colorado and Boise, Idaho. Click Sales Inc. is a subsidiary of Keynetics Inc. All products and services offered by Keynetics or its subsidiaries are subject to the ClickBank Legal Notice. For more information, go to www.clickbank.com.