September 22, 2014 11:09 PM ET

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Company Overview of Spark Networks, Inc.

Company Overview

Spark Networks, Inc. provides online personals services in the United States and internationally. It operates in four segments: Jewish Networks, Christian Networks, Other Networks, and Offline and Other Businesses. The company primarily owns and operates online singles desktop and mobile Web sites that enable adults to meet, participate in a community, and form relationships with like-minded individuals. The company’s Web sites offer various features that include posting of a personal profile and photos, onsite email centers, real-time chat rooms, instant messaging services, and offline singles events, as well as hotlists and favorites, message boards, ice breakers, and Click!; and are avail...

11150 Santa Monica Boulevard

Suite 600

Los Angeles, CA 90025

United States

Founded in 2007

201 Employees

Phone:

310-893-0550

Fax:

866-945-5209

Key Executives for Spark Networks, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 47
Total Annual Compensation: $271.6K
Chief Information Officer
Age: 50
Total Annual Compensation: $260.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Spark Networks, Inc. Key Developments

Spark Networks, Inc. Announces Board Changes

On September 12, 2014, David Hughes resigned from the Board of Directors (the Board) of Spark Networks, Inc., effective immediately. Also on September 12, 2014, effective immediately, the Board appointed Jonathan R. Mather to serve as director, with a term ending at the Company's 2015 annual meeting of stockholders. Mr. Mather fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr. Hughes. At this time, the Board has appointed Mr. Mather to the Audit Committee, where he will serve as Chairman. Since retiring in 2011, Mr. Mather has served as a consultant to a private equity firm and startup companies. From 2006 until July 2011, he served as chief financial officer of ARC Document Solutions. Previously, he served as chief financial officer of Netgear, Inc., from 2001 to 2006.

Spark Networks, Inc. Announces Separation Agreement with Joshua A. Kreinberg, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

On August 8, 2014, Joshua A. Kreinberg, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of the Company, entered into a Separation Agreement and Release with Spark Networks, Inc., pursuant to which Mr. Kreinberg's separation date from the company is August 12, 2014.

Spark Networks, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Spark Networks, Inc. announced the departure of President & Chief Executive Officer, Greg Liberman, effective Aug. 11, 2014. The company also announced that it will immediately begin the process to identify a successor and Michael McConnell, the company's Chairman of the Board, will serve as Executive Chairman during the transition period.

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