Founder & CEO, XYZ
As the Founder and CEO of XYZ, Daniel Negari is one of the youngest registry operators in the world. The company is unlocking new real estate on the web for the next generation of internet users, with new global domain extensions like .xyz, .College, .Rent, .Security and .Protection, .Theatre, .Storage, and .Cars, .Car and .Auto.
Under Daniel’s leadership, .xyz has become the most popular new domain in the world. Globally adopted by businesses and individuals in over 230 countries and territories, influential adopters include Google’s parent company, Alphabet (ABC.xyz), MIT (Engine.xyz), the cofounders of Skype (Starship.xyz), the IBM Watson-powered Olli (MeetOlli.Auto), and Renovo (Renovo.Auto), the creators of the self-driving electric DeLorean.
As an entrepreneur, Daniel is also an active real estate investor and CEO of an online advertising agency. Prior to founding XYZ, Daniel bought and sold some of the most valuable premium domain names in the aftermarket. He has received recognition by Yahoo, Techweek and Tech in Motion for his accomplishments as an entrepreneur, and has been featured in Wired, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg.
Daniel graduated from the University of Southern California, where he received several prestigious distinctions, including the USC Technology Scholar Award and USC Networking Award. He resides in Las Vegas, Nevada where XYZ is headquartered. The company also has offices in Santa Monica, California and Beijing, China.