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Executive Management

(Section 16 Officers, the full executive team can be found here)

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James Bidzos is president and chief executive officer of Verisign. He also serves as chairman of the board of directors and has been executive chairman since August 2009.

As the founder of Verisign, Bidzos is an Internet and security industry pioneer whose accomplishments include building RSA Security into the early standard-bearer for authentication and encryption, and launching Verisign as a company in 1995 to develop the digital certificate infrastructure for Internet commerce.

Before returning to the president and chief executive role in August 2011, Bidzos served as Verisign's first president and CEO and also served as Verisign's chairman of the board of directors from April 1995 until December 2001, as vice chairman from December 2001 to July 2007, and as interim CEO from July 2008 to August 2009. Bidzos served as president and CEO of RSA Security from 1986 to February 1999, and then served as RSA's vice chairman from 1999 to May 2002.

Bidzos was named one of Time Magazine's "Digital 50," and is in CRN's Computer Industry Hall of Fame.
Recent Stock Transactions by D. James Bidzos
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Feb 26, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 9,532 64.82
Feb 21, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 10,723 63.87
Feb 20, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 9,265 62.15
Feb 19, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,397 63.52
Feb 13, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 78,159 n/a
Feb 13, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 25,958 62.15
Feb 10, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 41,064 n/a
Feb 26, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 6,657 55.03
Feb 21, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 10,932 54.99
Feb 21, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 18,090 n/a
Feb 19, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 45,257 n/a
Feb 28, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 29,631 n/a
Feb 28, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 2,522 45.81
Feb 26, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 55,828 n/a
Feb 21, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,003 45.30
Aug 1, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 15,229 45.00
May 1, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 15,229 41.37
Feb 21, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 60,300 n/a
Feb 1, 2012 Disposition (Non Open Market) 12,021 37.46
Nov 1, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 15,230 31.62
Aug 17, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 7,140 30.55
Aug 1, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 130,505 n/a
Jul 26, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,722 33.78
May 18, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 1,678 n/a
May 18, 2011 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 983 n/a
May 17, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 6,222 35.80
Apr 26, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,455 37.03
Feb 17, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,889 36.89
Jan 26, 2011 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,591 32.96
Dec 28, 2010 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 5,698 n/a
Nov 18, 2010 Option Execute 23,048 25.99 - 29.63
Nov 17, 2010 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,481 34.39
Oct 26, 2010 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,167 33.26
Aug 30, 2010 Option Execute 17,600 17.94
Aug 17, 2010 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,481 29.24
Jul 26, 2010 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 34,542 n/a
May 27, 2010 Option Execute 18,750 6.70 - 16.90
May 17, 2010 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,481 26.84
Feb 17, 2010 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,622 24.12
Nov 17, 2009 Disposition (Non Open Market) 5,703 22.86
Aug 17, 2009 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 97,751 n/a
Aug 4, 2009 Disposition (Non Open Market) 14,172 20.54
May 4, 2009 Disposition (Non Open Market) 11,074 21.83
Feb 4, 2009 Disposition (Non Open Market) 11,083 19.51
Nov 4, 2008 Disposition (Non Open Market) 11,074 22.33
Aug 7, 2008 Disposition (Non Open Market) 471 29.57
Aug 4, 2008 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 123,915 n/a
Aug 1, 2008 Disposition (Non Open Market) 651 32.02
Aug 1, 2007 Option Execute 1,525 n/a
Aug 24, 2005 Option Execute 48,750 5.25 - 16.90
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As senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, Tom Indelicarto leads the law department in providing legal advice and services, as well as corporate secretarial support, to Verisign including the Board of Directors.

Indelicarto has held various positions within Verisign’s law department since January 2006. Prior to that, he worked in private practice with law firms in Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania, and before that he was an U.S. army officer for nine years.

He holds a Bachelor of Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh.

Recent Stock Transactions by Thomas Indelicarto
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Apr 15, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 82 67.70
Feb 26, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 549 64.82
Feb 22, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 888 63.87
Feb 21, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 650 63.87
Feb 19, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 384 63.52
Feb 10, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 9,034 n/a
Jan 15, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 96 55.59
Nov 14, 2014 Statement of Ownership 0 n/a
Nov 14, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 9,000 n/a
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As senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) for Verisign, George Kilguss III is responsible for all financial functions including accounting, audit, treasury, corporate finance and investor relations. He also leads all human resources activities. His career spans more than 25 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership and corporate strategy.

Before being named to his current position in May 2012, Kilguss served as senior vice president and CFO for Internap Network Services Corporation, an IT infrastructure services company. Prior to that, he was CFO for Towerstream Corporation, a wireless Internet provider, and Stratos Global Corporation, a mobile satellite service company.

Kilguss also held senior level positions in both investment and commercial banking companies including Riparian Partners, Fleet Associates and Bank of Boston Corporation.

Kilguss earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in economics and finance from The University of Hartford.
 

Recent Stock Transactions by George Kilguss III
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
May 14, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 7,113 64.12
Feb 26, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,171 64.82
Feb 20, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 533 62.15
Feb 19, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,835 63.52
Feb 13, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 18,981 n/a
Feb 13, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 6,330 62.15
Feb 10, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 16,425 n/a
May 14, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 7,114 48.86
Feb 26, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,570 55.03
Feb 21, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 12,000 n/a
Feb 21, 2014 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,362 54.99
Feb 19, 2014 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 15,387 n/a
May 14, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 3,310 48.97
Feb 28, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 19,656 n/a
Feb 28, 2013 Disposition (Non Open Market) 1,674 45.81
Feb 26, 2013 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 18,981 n/a
May 14, 2012 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 40,000 n/a
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As executive vice president and chief operating officer at Verisign, Todd Strubbe is responsible for the global operations of the company. He brings more than 25 years of experience to Verisign. His experience and leadership have been focused on developing and delivering technology-driven business services and solutions, providing outstanding client service, and driving profitable revenue growth.

From 2009 to joining Verisign in 2015, Strubbe was the president of the Unified Communications Business Segment for West Corporation, a provider of technology-driven communication services.  Responsible for over $1.6 billion in revenue across North America, EMEA and APAC, he led West’s efforts to deliver best-in-class unified communications services to thousands of clients. Delivered in a managed, hosted or cloud environment, these services included conferencing and collaboration, IP telephony and network solutions, digital media and virtual event services, and inbound and outbound interactive voice and text services. Strubbe was also at West from 2001 to 2006, serving as president of its West Direct and West Interactive business units.

In addition to over 10 years at West, Strubbe was with First Data Corporation for over six years. From 2006 to 2007, he was president of First Data Debit Services and the STAR Network. From 1995 to 2000, he led First Data Resources’ systems architecture and product development, was president of First Data Electronic Payments Group and was a member of First Data’s corporate development team.

Strubbe was also president and chief operating officer of Compubank, N.A from 2000 to 2001, which was rated “Best of Web” by Forbes.com. Early in his career he served three years at McKinsey & Company, Inc. as an associate and engagement manager.

Strubbe served for five years as an infantry officer with the U.S. Army. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and he received his Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

Recent Stock Transactions by Todd Strubbe
Date Type Shares Traded Price Range
Jun 30, 2015 Disposition (Non Open Market) 4,630 61.72
Apr 20, 2015 Acquisition (Non Open Market) 77,906 n/a

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