[photo] Mark Jeftovic

easyDNS CEO, Career Contrarian & AntiGuru

Tag Archives: Godaddy

Why I Sold Tucows

It’s  hard post to write, but on Friday I sold most of my remaining shares of Tucows. Last year – before the reverse split I sold a little more than half, and just now I sold most of the rest. I invested in Tucows back in 2005 or 2006  for reasons which were admittedly, more [...]… Read the rest

Career-ending moments in Celebrity-CEO-ism (or HowTo Transfer Your Domain Away From Godaddy)

Sorry for the clunky title, ever since I saw the original "Kids in The Hall" Career-Ending-Moments skit, it's been a meme I've always loved and been obsessed with, especially when I see one unfold in front of my eyes.

So unless you've been living in a cave, you probably know that last week a media fracas exploded when the video of Godaddy CEO Bob Parsons killing a "problem elephant" in Zimbabwe took the internet by storm. Our original take on it was posted here.


When we originally posted that article, we had punctuated it with an offer to … Read the rest

Any press is good press?

There seems to be a growing backlash across the internet in response to Godaddy CEO Bob Parsons and what is being called his "Elephant Snuff Vid". It was a video he made while on a recent vacation in Zimbabwe wherein he kills a "problem" elephant and saves the day for a local farmer whose crops were suffering the worst of it.

(As an aside, it is less known that I too was recently on vacation: in Barbados. I made a video of my own. For the first time in my life I went to a Karaoke bar and I actually Read the rest

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