VRSN - VeriSign, Inc.

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VeriSign, Inc.

12061 Bluemont Way
Reston, VA 20190
United States

IndustryInternet Information Providers
Full Time Employees952

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. D. James BidzosFounder, Exec. Chairman, Pres & CEO2.22MN/A1955
Mr. George E. Kilguss IIIExec. VP & CFO985.62kN/A1961
Mr. Todd B. StrubbeExec. VP & COO1.19MN/A1963
Mr. Thomas C. IndelicartoExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.899.06kN/A1964
Dr. Burt Kaliski Jr.Sr. VP & CTON/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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. provides domain name registry services and Internet security worldwide. The company offers registry services that operate the authoritative directory of .com, .net, .cc, .tv, .gov, .jobs, .edu, .name, and other domain names. Its registry services allow individuals and organizations to establish their online identities. The company also provides infrastructure assurance services, including distributed denial of service protection and managed domain name system services. It serves financial institutions, software-as-a-service providers, e-commerce providers, and media companies through direct sales and indirect channels. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

Corporate Governance

VeriSign, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 3.

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.