Lansing-based Liquid Web, LLC, a web hosting and cloud services provider, today announced the appointment of Jeff King to the company’s board of directors. King has served more than 25 years as senior vice president and general manager of hosting and security at GoDaddy, an internet domain registrar and web hosting company.
“We admire what Jeff did with the GoDaddy Pro brand, and we look forward to his contributions to our business strategy and product development as we focus on fulfilling the hosting needs for small to medium businesses and the designers, developers, and agencies that create for them,” says Jim Geiger, Liquid Web’s CEO. “Jeff’s appointment to our board signifies Liquid Web’s continued dedication to serving businesses that are born in and dependent on the cloud and web to deliver products and services to the masses.”
King is also an affiliate of the WEbb Investment Network, which provides entrepreneurs with assistance about the startup lifecycle. King has held leadership positions at eBay, Magento, Cybersource/Visa, and Sun Microsystems.
“I am excited to join Liquid Web and be part of a team with such a stellar reputation for customer service and is focused on helping web professionals that require managed hosting needs,” says King. “With its 20 years of industry experience, Liquid Web is a proven leader in managed web hosting. I look forward to helping expand its portfolio and showcasing the individuals that power their incredible customer service experience, which takes the hassle out of hosting and allows customers to focus on growing their businesses.”