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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 3, 2014
United Online, Inc.
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On January 3, 2014, United Online, Inc. issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: January 3, 2014
United Online Hires Gail Shulman as Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Woodland Hills, CA (BUSINESS WIRE) January 3, 2014 United Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNTD) announced today that Gail Shulman will be joining the company on January 7, 2014 as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Ms. Shulman comes with a broad base of experience, most recently serving as General Counsel for MIPS Technologies, Inc. where her responsibilities included a wide range of corporate, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, and commercial matters. Before joining MIPS Technologies in 1999, Ms. Shulman worked for Axil Computer, a subsidiary of Hyundai Electronics, where she was the first in-house lawyer and also established Axil Computers legal department. She also spent more than seven years at Thelen, Reid, Brown, Raysman & Steiner, where she specialized in corporate matters, licensing and mergers and acquisitions.
Francis Lobo, President and CEO of United Online, said, Gails wealth of legal and strategic business experience make her a strong addition to the United Online leadership team. Each of our segments will benefit from her guidance as we continue to differentiate and refine our offerings.
About United Online
United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq: UNTD), through its operating subsidiaries, provides consumer products and services over the Internet, where their respective brands have attracted a large online audience that includes more than 100 million registered accounts worldwide. United Onlines Content & Media segment provides online nostalgia products and services (Classmates and StayFriends) and online loyalty marketing (MyPoints). Its primary Communications segment service is Internet access (NetZero and Juno), including NetZero Mobile Broadband (NetZero Wireless).
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