TORONTO: October 13, 2014: Authentic Web, a platform and services company addressing the needs of enterprises to deploy Brand Registry ecosystems and manage corporate domain portfolios, is pleased to announce the addition of Kim von Arx as Vice President of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Kim will head up business development and operations, focused on the European market and extending into the Middle East and Africa. Kim is an industry veteran of the domain name space, having served as a member of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) Executive Team as head of the legal, compliance, policy, project management and governance. He was also an advisory member of the ICANN WHOIS Review Team, Executive Board of CENTR and is a guest lecturer at industry events such as the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and the UN. In recent years, Kim has served as a virtual General Counsel for a number of Fortune1000 companies.

“Over the past year, I have had the pleasure to get to know Kim. His industry knowledge is first-class as is the man himself. Ethical, honest, hardworking and tremendously insightful and passionate about the space. He brings significant legal, policy and operational strengths to our team. We also share a vision and passion for the future evolution of the domain space. We are really pleased to have Kim onboard as we work to enable our clients to innovate and lead in their respective markets.” says Peter LaMantia, CEO. “We are very pleased to also announce Mike Schwarzbach joining Kim’s team as Business Development, Manager, Europe. Mike is another experienced jurist, fantastic gent and believes in our mission. As an experienced IP lawyer he brings tremendous strength and leadership to the team. Welcome aboard guys!

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Authentic Web Inc. is a platform and service company based in Toronto, Canada serving the emerging Brand Registry market, providing CONTROL, VISIBILITY and AUTOMATION technology toolsets that makes it easy to launch, manage, innovate on and scale authentic Brand Registry ecosystems. Authentic Web is and ICANN Accredited Registrar.

Peter LaMantia, Authentic Web Inc.
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