PRESS RELEASES Inc Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Seasoned Retail Executive to Lead Company's Financial Strategy

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (Nov. 19, 2008) – Inc., a leading authority in wall décor and the world’s largest online retailer of posters, prints and framed art, today announced the appointment of Chuck Kurth as chief financial officer. Kurth brings more than 20 years of experience in the retail industry to this role, where he will oversee the company’s finance, accounting and legal functions.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chuck Kurth to our executive team,” said Michael Heinstein, CEO and chairman of the board of Inc. “His extensive experience as a retail finance leader will be essential in helping Inc. achieve its long-term vision.”

Before joining Inc., Kurth served as executive vice president and chief financial and administrative officer for Mervyns, a regional, value-focused department store chain, where he managed their financial, information technology, human resource and legal functions. Prior to Mervyns, Kurth was vice president of finance and treasurer at Ross Stores, Inc., the nation’s second largest off-price retailer. During his tenure there, revenue increased from roughly $2 billion to $5 billion, and the chain grew from less than 200 stores to greater than 700. He has also held the vice president of finance and operations position at the men’s division of Hanover Direct and was assistant controller at the Robinson’s-May division of May Department Stores. Kurth began his career with Arthur Andersen & Co. and received his bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University.

“I am excited to join the Inc. executive team.” said Kurth. “I look forward to continuing Inc.’s legacy of success, while taking the company’s finance team to new levels of excellence.”

About Inc. Inc. is a leading authority in wall décor and the world’s largest online retailer of posters, prints, and framed art. Since 1998, Inc. has sold high-quality wall décor online to more than eight million customers – including home decorators, businesses, art collectors, and art lovers – in over 200 countries worldwide. The privately-held company is headquartered in Emeryville, CA, with facilities around the world. Its décor experts are always on top of the latest wall décor and decorating trends, and make them accessible to the everyday consumer by creating exclusive unique wall décor pieces that can’t be found anywhere else. For more information, visit and "" and "AllPosters" are trademarks of Inc.