DNS Solutions Firm Neustar Names President and CEO
DNS solutions provider NeuStar (www.neustar.biz) announced Wednesday that its board has named Lisa Hook new company president and CEO.
Previously, as president and chief operating officer, succeeding founding CEO Connection Jeffrey E. Ganek who will remain chairman. The appointment will take effect 15 October.
“Three years ago, the board and I set up an executive succession plan, which ends today,” Ganek said. “We recruited Lisa as president and chief operating with the belief that it would be a strong candidate to advance to the position of CEO. This has proven to be, and we are pleased to announce that Lisa happen to me.”
Since he joined NeuStar in 2008, Hook has strengthened the position of NeuStar in the market and helped the company become an important partner for the content industries and media.
Ganek led the company since its inception in late 1990, through its IPO in 2005 and his current position as a trusted partner and resource to the highly competitive industries and distributed as telecommunications and media.
Prior to joining NeuStar, connection was president and CEO of Sunrocket VOIP.
From 2001 to 2004, held a series connection of leadership positions at AOL, including president of AOL Broadband, Premium and Developer Services, president of AOL Anywhere, and help create and direct divisions mobile and the voice of AOL.
Before joining AOL, he was a partner connection Brera Capital Partners, a private equity firm dedicated to investing in media and telecommunications.
Hook also held top positions in Time Warner, including vice president Tim Warner, EVP and COO of Time Warner Telecom, and special advisor to the vice president of Time Warner.
Previously, he served as legal advisor to the president of the Federal Communications Commission, and was a partner in the law firm Hogan & Hartson.
Hook is a director of Reed Elsevier, Reed Elsevier NV and Reed Elsevier Group, and director of the Foundation Mar.
NeuStar is a routing policy management and operational databases authorized for most of the phone numbers and area codes for the United States and Canada, providing solutions and managing DNS authority to the directories. Us. Co, and domains. Internet Biz.
Last November, the buzz hosted a seminar with James Willett, and Warren Howells UltraDNS, a NeuStar service, where they discussed the form of a cloud service-based traffic management can improve the Internet infrastructure.