Exec to co-chair Entertainment Internet Inc.

The Entertainment Internet Inc. announced Monday it will purchase CastNet.com, an Internet-based casting service with more than 30,000 members.

Company chairman and financier Paul Kessler also said producer and former Universal Studios prexy Thom Mount is joining the company as co-chair.

Kessler and Mount said that Castnet.com has more than 30,000 members in its database of directors, talent agents and actors.

Kessler said the venture exists as “an unbelievable opportunity to connect entertainment and technology as they have never been connected before.”

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