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General Information

Websiteicann.org
Blogblog.icann.org
CategoryPublic Relations
Phone310.823.9358
Employees
Founded9/1998

Offices

Marina del Rey, USA
4676 Admiralty Way
Suite 330
Marina del Rey, CA, 90292
USA
Brussels, BEL
6 Rond Point Schuman
Bt. 5
Brussels, BEL

People

Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President for the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
President and CEO
Chief Engineer, IT Operations
Chief Security Officer
Chief Technical Officer
Executive Officer and Vice President - Corporate Affairs
IDN Program Director

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ICANN

ICANN (pronounced “eye-can”) is the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers. It’s a non-profit corporation that was created in 1998 in order to oversee a number of Internet-related tasks previously performed directly on behalf of the U.S. Government by other organizations.

Recent Milestones

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    ICANN added Elise Gerich as Vice President for the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). (5/17/10)
    Posted 6/2/10 at 5:15pm
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    ICANN added Rod Beckstrom as President and CEO. (7/1/09)
    Posted 11/5/10 at 11:57am
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    ICANN added Nick Ashton-Hart as Director for At-Large / Senior Director for Participation and Engagement. (9/1/06)
    Posted 5/28/13 at 1:49pm
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    ICANN added Andrew McLaughlin as Vice President & Chief Policy Officer. (12/1/98)
    Posted 5/8/13 at 5:59pm
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    ICANN added Esther Dyson as Founding Chairman. (1/1/98)
    Posted 8/10/13 at 8:40pm
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    ICANN added Kevin Wilson as Chief Financial Officer.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Tina Dam as IDN Program Director.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Paul Levins as Executive Officer and Vice President - Corporate Affairs.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added John Crain as Chief Technical Officer.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Steve Conte as Chief Security Officer.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Doug Brent as Chief Operating Officer.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Mehmet Akcin as Chief Engineer, IT Operations.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am
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    ICANN added Paul Twomey as President and CEO.
    Posted 6/20/08 at 9:40am

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