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CategoryAnalytics/Big Data
DescriptionCustomer care, retention and data moneti


2000 Seaport Boulevard
Suite 400
Redwood City, CA, 94063
SF Office
645, Harrison Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107


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VP of Products & Technology
VP of Business Development
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Nominum is a provider of Internet Activity applications for Communication Service Providers (CSPs). The company’s range of N2 applications offer CSP’s marketing and customer care teams the opportunity to increase their engagement with customers to deliver unique services, create additional revenue streams and build brand loyalty. Nominum also offers Vantio™ DNS and Vantio™ ThreatAvert software which equips CSPs with the technology to prevent threats inside the network from impacting service availability and damaging the provider’s reputation. Nominum is a global organization headquartered in Redwood City, CA.

Recent Milestones

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    Nominum added Jonathan Seelig as Board Member. (7/1/13)
    Posted 12/20/13 at 7:02pm
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    Nominum — January 24, 2012 Fortinet® Broadens Enterprise Security Reach with New Domain Name System (DNS) Caching Appliances “Powered by Nominum” (1/24/12)
    Posted 1/30/12 at 9:13pm via
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    Nominum — Nominum names Gary Messiana as new CEO (8/23/11)
    Posted 9/7/11 at 11:19am via
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    Nominum — Nominum, the worldwide leader in Intelligent DNS systems, announced the appointment of Gary Messiana as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Messiana, a seasoned industry veteran who has led a number of start-ups into high-growth markets, will ove (8/23/11)
    Posted 8/24/11 at 7:28am via
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    Nominum added Jon Shalowitz as Founder & General Manager. (1/1/08)
    Posted 7/31/13 at 3:27am
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    Nominum received $16M in Series D funding. (3/22/05)
    Posted 6/25/10 at 8:30pm via
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    Nominum received $10M in Series C funding. (2/20/03)
    Posted 6/25/10 at 8:32pm via
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    Nominum received $10M in Series B funding. (5/6/02)
    Posted 6/25/10 at 8:34pm via
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    Nominum received $5M in Series A funding. (5/11/00)
    Posted 6/25/10 at 8:35pm via
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    Nominum added Gary Messiana as CEO.
    Posted 8/17/13 at 10:32pm
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    Nominum added Chris Risley as CEO.
    Posted 2/22/14 at 2:15am



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  1. Nominum Closes $5 Million Investment Round ( [edit]
  2. Nominum Completes $10 Million Funding Round ( [edit]
  3. Nominum Secures $10 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  4. IP Address Management Leader Nominum Secures $16 Million in Additional Funding ( [edit]
  5. Nominum Website ( [edit]
    Marketwire ( [edit]
    Nominum and Fortinet announce partnership ( [edit]
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