BillDoshier.buzz – CEO
Bill Doshier serves as the Chief Executive Officer of DotStrategy Co., the .buzz domain name registry. Convinced of the business development potential offered by new TLDs, Bill resigned from his sales management position of 20 years to form DotStrategy Co. and apply for the .buzz top-level domain. Bill also serves as the CEO of Create Buzz LLC, a retail company that provides websites, domain names, and hosting.
Bill is currently the Executive In Residence within the Marketing and Management Department at the University of Central Arkansas. Bill has taken the lead within the community educating the youthful GenY demographic of the opportunities available through the new TLD program. His Creating.Buzz101 course, offered in partnership with the University introduces students first-hand to the technology, utility, and outreach power of new Top Level Domains, and the business side of the Internet registry and registrar experience. Through this class, industry education relating to trademark law, global infrastructure and search engine optimization is introduced.
Bill has also served as the initial Vice-Chair of the newly formed ICANN New TLD Applicant Group (NTAG), and remains involved in the ICANN process now as a contracted registry.
Outside of educating young minds and creating .buzz, Bill is an avid trout fisherman and bird hunter. He enjoys running and chasing after any and all live music events.
LanceWolak.buzz – CMO
Lance Wolak serves as the Chief Marketing Officer of .buzz domain name registry. Certain of the need for a space on the internet for entrepreneurs in creative industries to drive new trends, popularity, and buzz, Lance began working with the .buzz domain registry shortly after its launch in 2014, building new markets and related products and services for .buzz. In September 2015, he was appointed CMO.
Lance is currently the Founder and Principal of ExcelStrategy, a strategic business development company that assists visionary entrepreneurs discover growth markets and deliver breakthrough products and services. Prior to launching ExcelStrategy, Lance served as Vice President for Public Interest Registry, the domain registry operator of .org, .ngo, and IDN top-level domains. His career extends to executive leadership roles in marketing and strategy with startup companies launching new products and building new markets, as well as large companies developing and launching strategic growth initiatives.
In addition to working with startup entrepreneurs and creating .buzz, Lance also enjoys recreational boating, live music events, spending time with his family at his lake residence in Virginia, and visiting the Florida Keys.