Stan Lee Media formed
Legendary Marvel comic book creator, Stan Lee, has formed a new company, Stan Lee Media, to harness the power and global outreach of the Internet to create a new world of superheros. The first venture of the newly formed company is StanLee.net (http://www.stanlee.net), which is being constructed to attract and accommodate the largest global assemblage of young comic book enthusiasts, who will be engaged in community creation on the Internet with Stan Lee and his new universe of superheros. Devendra Mishra is the CEO of Stan Lee Media, Dave Devarajan, former VP of Operations for Time Warner, is the company's CFO while Peter Paul, a marketing and branding professional, is the company's co-founder along with Lee. "Stan Lee is a unique living global brand revered by three generations, with millions of fans around the world, as the Walt Disney of the superhero genre of entertainment," said Paul. "I am excited about the unlimited creative opportunities that will evolve from establishing the nexus of Stan's new creative universe on the Internet." Stan Lee will continue to serve as Chairman Emeritus of Marvel Media and as a member of the Marvel Comics Editorial Board.