Mr. Barton joined the Company in June 2009, bringing more than thirteen years of experience as general counsel of SEC-reporting media and technology companies, as well as experience managing various business and finance operations. From 2007 to 2008, Mr. Barton served as General Counsel at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc., a media and merchandising company. From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Barton served at Ziff Davis Media Inc., an integrated media company, holding the positions of Executive Vice President, Licensing and Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Secretary (2004 to 2007) and Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary (2002 to 2004). In March 2008, Ziff Davis filed for reorganization under chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and its plan of reorganization was confirmed effective July 2008. Prior to joining Ziff Davis Media Inc., Mr. Barton held a variety of positions at Index Development Partners, Inc. (formerly known as Individual Investor Group, Inc.), a financial media company, from 1998 to 2002, including President (2001 to 2002), Chief Financial Officer (2000 to 2002) and Executive Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Secretary (1998 to 2002). From 1995 to 1998, Mr. Barton served at Alliance Semiconductor Corporation, as Vice President of Corporate and Legal Affairs (1996 to 1998) and General Counsel (1995 to 1998). Mr. Barton began his legal career at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.