Marty Picco Joins Atypon as Director of Product Management

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Jeff Deneen, Ph.D.
Director, Marketing
Office 205-419-5662

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—March 9, 2010—Atypon™ today announced that Marty Picco has joined the company as its Director of Product Management. Picco joins Atypon after serving as Vice President of Systems & Technology for Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ: HLIT).

Picco is a seasoned digital media executive and technologist. At Harmonic, he was responsible for on-demand products, network management, systems engineering, and advanced development activities for its digital television division. He was also involved in identifying acquisition targets.

Prior to Harmonic, Picco founded two start-ups, Parallax Graphics and later Cogent Technology, both of which he led to successful exits (to Dynatec Corporation and Harmonic, respectively). He holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering degrees from Cornell University.

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