Deerfield Beach-based Myxer.com has grown beyond 15 million users and has added a new chief financial officer and excutive vice president of sales.
At Myxer, you can download free wallpapers, ringtones, videos and games for your cellphone. You can also upload your own media to jazz up your phone with the sounds and images you like.
In the past 18 months, Myxer's users grew from 1 million to 15 million. Content providers grew from 10,000 to 100,000, and downloadable items grew from 300,000 to 1.7 million. It ranked #4 by Nielsen Mobile for top SMS traffic, after Google, 4Info and American Idol.
Tom Severson has been hired as CFO. He was most recently the CFO of Nicklaus Companies. Roger Pavane has been hired as executive vice president of sales and has worked as chief revenue officer at 1Rage Mobile Media and senior vice president of Liberty Media.