Matt Paulson is the president of American Consumer News, a conglomerate of Internet businesses that receive a combined total of 1.3 million unique visitors per month and generates nearly $400,000 per year in gross revenue. His company operates a press release distribution service, an online video content network, a web development agency, a financial news website and a daily investment newsletter that has 34,000 active subscribers.
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