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VeriSign, Inc. (VRSN)

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VeriSign, Inc.

12061 Bluemont Way
Reston, VA 20190
United States
703 948 3200

IndustrySoftware - Infrastructure
Full Time Employees907

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. D. James BidzosExecutive Chairman, CEO & President2.25MN/A1955
Mr. George E. Kilguss IIIExecutive VP & CFO1.06MN/A1961
Mr. Thomas C. IndelicartoExecutive VP, General Counsel & Secretary1.04MN/A1964
Mr. Danny R. McPhersonExecutive VP of Engineering & Operations and Chief Security Officer1.06MN/AN/A
Mr. John D. CalysSenior VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Global Controller432.9kN/A1959
Dr. Burt Kaliski Jr.Senior VP & CTON/AN/AN/A
Mr. David AtchleyVP, Treasury & Investor RelationsN/AN/A1972
Ms. Christine LentzSenior Vice President of Corporate Services & ComplianceN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ebrahim KeshavarzSenior Vice President of Marketing, Product & Channel ManagementN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Ellen PetrocciSenior Vice President of Human ResourcesN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2023 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


VeriSign, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides domain name registry services and internet infrastructure that enables internet navigation for various recognized domain names worldwide. The company enables the security, stability, and resiliency of internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services, operating two of thirteen internet root servers; and offering registration services and authoritative resolution for the .com and .net domains, which supports global e-commerce. It operates directory for .name and .cc; and back-end systems for .edu, domain names. VeriSign, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

Corporate Governance

VeriSign, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2024 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.