Also, the company named Preston Bealle as president and CEO.
Before that he was director
of online advertising for Poppe Tyson, which later merged with Modem Media.
Marvin Azrak, executive vice president of AmericasBaby.com, said that Bealle
has the support of the company’s primary investors and that his appointment
instrumental in obtaining more than $9 million in an initial round of private
Funding details were not disclosed.
AmericasBaby.com Inc. is an Internet-based retailer of baby furniture and
baby gifts that maintains more than 1,700 SKUs including brands such as
Graco, Cosco, Combi and Evenflo.
BabyFurniture.com claims two million monthly
and 500,000 unique users a month.