Jay Westerdal - Official Site







Bio: Jay Westerdal is a successful serial entrepreneur with his last sale being valued at over 16 million dollars. His passion and experience are in running, building, and investing in high tech businesses. Most recently Jay was the founder and CEO of DomainTools.com, a leading provider of domain information and analytics. Jay has structured deals with Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft to integrate DomainTools technology inside those platforms. Jay also founded Spry.com (a Hosting company) in 2003 and co-founded AboutUs.org in 2005.
 Social Networks: Jay can be found on Google+Facebook, LinkedIn, and  @westerdal on twitter.
Home Town: Mercer Island, WA
Age: 35 (March 1978)
Education: B.S. in Computer Science w/ minor in Mathematics from CWU
Interests: Domain Names, SEO, Movies, Texas Holdem Poker, and playing with Android.
Formerly: Founder of DomainTools.com, Spry Hosting, Inc., Aboutus, Inc., Domain Roundtable.
Investor: My Investor profile on Angel List (28+ and counting).
 Current Positions: CEO of Name Intelligence, Inc., CEO of NI Housing, LLC
On the Board of: Custom Toll Free. Open Caller ID
 Working on: Investing in Real Estate, Buying and Selling Domains.
Academic: RFC 4930 (EPP) - The Registry-Registrar Protocol used by ICANN Registries.
Wikipedia Page: Jay Westerdal on Wikipedia.
Hobbies: Skiing, Travel, Tennis, Sailing, Soccer, and Ulitmate Frisbee.
Movies: The Matrix, Iron Man, and Avatar.
TV Shows: Simpsons, Family Guy, Colbert Report, South Park, and Conan O'Brien.
Countries Visited: Australia, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, France, Fiji, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Luxemburg, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingom, United States, and Vatican City.
Countries seen: 32 out of 193.
States Visited: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, DC, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Texas, and Washington,
My Quotes: Entrepreneurs can do it again and again. Lucky people can do it once.
Bookmarked: Facebook, Craig's List SeattleGoogleDomainToolsAlexa, and TechCrunch.
Blogs: Picture of Jay Westerdal's Day, Jay Westerdal's Personal Blog
Organizations: ICANN and EO.
Family: Icy Westerdal (Wife), Melody Westerdal (Mom), Per Westerdal (Dad), Christina Westerdal (Sister).
Job Posting: Need a Job?
 Worth Changing: Get rid of the penny & nickel.  Ranked Voting. National Popular Vote. FairTax.
Contact: Contact Information for Jay Westerdal