Justin L. Jaschke  Founder, Verio Inc.

Justin L. Jaschke

Founder, Verio Inc.

Mr. Jaschke founded Verio Inc., a leading global Internet services and web hosting provider, in 1996 and served as its CEO and a Director until 2004. Verio was acquired by Japan’s NTT Communications in late 2000. Prior to forming Verio, Mr. Jaschke served as President and a Director of OneComm Corporation, leading its development as an alternative cellular network provider. OneComm merged with Nextel Communications in 1995 to form a nationwide wireless communications provider. Mr. Jaschke served as COO of Nextel from the time of the merger until founding Verio. Mr. Jaschke previously served as President and CEO of Bay Area Cellular Telephone Company, Vice President of Corporate Development of PacTel Cellular, Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for PacTel Corporation and a management consultant with Marakon Associates. Mr. Jaschke currently serves on the boards of Lytx, the leading provider of video based driver risk management services, Extenet Systems, a wireless network infrastructure operator, and the Denver School of Science and Technology, a prominent charter school network operator. Mr. Jaschke has served on numerous other boards including Dobson Communications, acquired by AT&T in 1997, and PhoneFactor, acquired by Microsoft in 2011. Mr. Jaschke is a Trustee Emeritus of his alma mater, the University of Puget Sound where he served on the Board of Trustees from 2001 to 2010. Mr. Jaschke received a Bachelor of Science degree summa cum laude in mathematics from the University of Puget Sound and a Master of Science degree in management from the Sloan School of Management at MIT.