Via News Release
“MakeMusic, Inc. (NASDAQ:MMUS) announced its board of directors has appointed Karen van Lith (formerly Karen Beckwith) as president, chief executive officer and director, effective June 13, 2011. Van Lith replaces interim CEO, Jeff Koch, who will remain on the board of directors.
Robert Morrison, chairman of the board of MakeMusic, stated, “We are very excited to welcome someone of Karen van Lith’s caliber to the MakeMusic management team. Karen has an exceptional record of transforming companies through conversions to new technology platforms and growth acceleration. We believe MakeMusic is poised to enter into its next phase of growth as we invest in new products and reposition our current products to take advantage of newer technologies. Karen has the skill set and the experience to lead MakeMusic in its continuing evolution. We also thank Jeff for serving as interim CEO and look forward to his continued contribution and service on the board.”