Merging Media provides digital media services to businesses in the a variety of industries. Although the company initially focused on the music industry it has found a place providing consumers and businesses with multimedia content and production services. The company's Club Cafe Live label releases DVDs of live performances at Pittsburgh's Club Cafe. (Merging Media purchased the Club Cafe and subsequently turned it into a recording studio.) The company was founded in 2000 by president and CEO Marco Cardamone, COO Barney Lee, CFO Dennis Loughran, and EVP Clay Kisker.