Mason Cole is Vice President of Corporate Communications and also manages the company’s industry relationships.  A seven-year domain industry veteran, he joined SnapNames in 2001 where he directed the company’s public relations effort, managed relationships with ICANN and the SnapNames partner network, and published the highly respected State of the Domain industry newsletter. He was an early expert in domain name industry trends, data and information. Mason came to the company after more than thirteen years in marketing and public relations, in agency and corporate roles in the financial services, health care and technology industries. A former journalist, he has been published and quoted extensively on financial services, technology and domain name issues.