looking for a challenge where I could manage growth and
innovation in the Internet industry. This was
difficult to find in a market which has recently focused
on reducing head counts, research and infrastructure.
Both Directi and Ashmore have a great reputation and
substantial resources. When I was approached by them, I
realized the potential of this business. I am thrilled
about the opportunity. We will be doing the exact
opposite of most domain companies. Significant
capital, human resources and infrastructure will be used
to accelerate internet advertising innovation and design.
We expect that many of the other players in the industry
will look like they are standing still or going backwards
in comparison to our scheduled advancements.”
has already assumed his role as CEO and is planning to
fully launch the DomainAdvertising.com business by January
2010. Warner leads an initial dedicated team of over 30
people with access to over 500 people as required within
the Directi group. Under Warner’s leadership,
DomainAdvertising.com says it will focus on advancements
in research, innovation and optimization to benefit
professional domain owners.