ABEBOOKS.COM APPOINTS NEW VP FINANCE, BOARD OF DIRECTORS
24th September, 2001
(Victoria, BC) - Abebooks.com, today announces the selection of
Bryan Wilson to Vice President, Finance and Administration along
with the appointments of William Yu and Erik Dysthe to the company's
first Board of Directors, a 5-person group formed in July of 2001.
Abebooks is the world's largest book site, listing over 35 million
books. With offices in Canada and Germany, abebooks provides independent
booksellers with business support, technological infrastructure
and international marketing, enabling booksellers of any size
to compete on an equal footing with book superstores. Through
its acquisition of Germany's JustBooks, now abebooks Europe, the
company now serves over 10,000 member booksellers worldwide via
web sites in English, German, and French. Abebooks was launched
on the Internet in May of 1996 and offers consumers the most complete
collection of rare, used, and out-of-print books available anywhere.