News & Events hires Bill Spicer as eCommerce Manager

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Santa Barbara, CA [April 22, 2011] — welcomes Bill Spicer as the new eCommerce Manager to their Goleta HQ.

As eCommerce manager Spicer's primary function is to oversee both daily operations and longrange growth of's online store optimizing sales, product range and logistics. Spicer, who helped start in 1991, (then Magellan Geographix) brings with him a wealth of more than 20 years of experience from map companies in the USA & Australia, in the various roles. He also launched a publishing company, and this entrepreneurial spirit was a key factor in his appointment.

"Bills brings with him a wealth of experience and an established reputation — his hire will add further momentum to the growth of in traditional markets and new opportunities that we are pursuing," revealed VP of Online Business, Jeff Chappell.

Spicer is a former Geography graduate from the University of Oregon. He also served on the Board of Directors for the International Map Trade Association (IMTA) from 2000-2004, and was President of IMTA in 2003.

About is a leading provider of mapping products and solutions to business, education and consumer markets. Founded in 1991 as Magellan Geographix, the company is privately held with four primary business divisions. For more information contact Heather Chamberlain at 805.699.7507, or

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