Mike Pugh is currently the VP of Marketing at J2 Global. He joined j2 Global in 2000 with the acquisition of eFax, where he held management positions in sales, marketing, and product development since 1997. He manages the j2's domestic marketing organization. Previously, he was the VP of product marketing, with responsibilities including product development. Before joining j2 Global, he served as VP business development for Digital Media International, a developer of entertainment and educational software. Mike holds an MS in Systems Management (Research & Development) from University of Southern California.