Location: Pittsburgh, PA.
Time in the industry: 19 years
What’s your favorite extension: .info
Tell us which domain name you wish you owned: infopro.com
Name 3 things you can’t travel without: Money. Cuban cigars. A nice pair of shoes.
Who would you call your mentor?
Bob Wells of Darkstep.com
What kinds of changes do you foresee in this industry within the industry in the next year? The next 5 years?
More domain extensions. Mark my words.
What are the current trends that are directly impacting your business?
There are too many domain names for sale right now. Please hold your new listings until I can sell a few items from my portfolio if you would please. Thank you.
Describe a recent challenge that you overcame.?
Finally decided to list some domains I’ve sat on for many years. Also, let go of (not renew) a handful of long-held domain names with my nickname in them.
What’s the most recent thing you learned (big or small)?
Life is short. Play hard.
What are you most proud of?
All my years working for Aaron Phillps.
What fact about you would surprise people?
I invented the red solo cup.
What was the best advice you were ever given?
Shut up and dance. You’re not funny!
What are you most looking forward to at the upcoming NamesCon?
Meeting up with my domain industry friends is always a good time. Mingling with and listening to domain gods of the industry is something that I find fascinating and entertaining at the same time. Also, I can’t wait to see Helga and the entire Namescon team again!
How would you describe NamesCon to a new domainer?
Without Namescon, it’s you and your laptop and too much reading to do. Come to Namescon and listen to the experts share the secrets too valuable to print! Also, the Omni hotel rocks! Register today!
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