Tom Barrett has over 30 years of experience in high-tech industries. He is President and Founder of EnCirca, which was founded in 2001. EnCirca is the leading Registrar for the .BANK, .REALTOR, .PHARMACY, .JOBS and .TRAVEL TLDs and was recently selected to provide the exclusive registration and validation platform for the .EDU top-level-domain. Mr. Barrett was previously CEO of NetNames, which he sold to NetBenefit (LSE:NBT) and Vice President at Thomson Compumark (part of ThomsonReuters), where he led the development of the SAEGIS trademark research platform. Mr. Barrett has engineering degrees from MIT and WPI and lives near Boston, USA.