Considered an authority in the domain industry, Jothan Frakes is Director of Strategic Accounts at Oversee.net, working with DomainSponsor and the Corporate Development team on Domain Portfolio Acquisitions. Previously, Jothan was the Vice President of Business Development at Name Intelligence and the executive event producer for the 2005 and 2006 Domain Roundtable Conferences. He also served as senior manager at VeriSign Naming and Directory Services in engineering.
In the past decade, Jothan has been Technical Operator of 5 ccTLDs and CTO of a registrar/registry company. He is the inventor of some interesting domain technology use and is currently authoring a book on the domain name industry. He writes for DomainNews in his spare time.