Location: Austin, Texas
Time in the industry: 25 years
What’s your favorite extension: .com
Tell us which domain name you wish you owned: Law.com
Name 3 things you can’t travel without: Passport, iphone, and a pair of clean clothes.
Who would you call your mentor?
Frank Schilling. The brief times we have spoken he has shared valuable insights.
Describe a recent challenge that you overcame.
Staying in shape and maintaining a healthy diet has been a challenge. By making small changes and focusing on progress and not perfection, I am achieving my lifestyle goals.
What kinds of changes do you foresee in this industry within the industry in the next year? The next 5 years?
I see more consolidations in the sale of domain names. There will be 1 to 3 major marketplaces.
What are the current trends that are directly impacting your business?
Inflation has impacted the domain industry. Minimizing the cost of maintaining a large portfolio will be a challenge.
What fact about you would surprise people?
I am a “domainpreneur” and an attorney who likes to rescue stray cats and find them forever homes.
What are you most proud of?
My proudest achievement is earning my master’s, bachelor’s, and law degrees without a car.
What was the best advice you were ever given?
Keep It Simple.
What’s the most recent thing you learned (big or small)?
I learned to let go of things that are beyond my control.
What are you most looking forward to at the upcoming NamesCon?
I look forward to networking and receiving advice from professionals who understand the value of digital assets.
How would you describe NamesCon to a new domainer?
NamesCon is THE “go to” gathering to learn all aspects about the domain industry. The sessions and networking opportunities are beyond compare.
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