Stephen Karnas

Portrait de Stephen Karnas

Steve is editor, writer and contributor for AkihabaraNews.

In addition to his involvement with AkihabaraNews, Steve is Co-Founder and Director at WIXI, a domain marketplace, registrar, and parking provider based in Tokyo.

Steve is a veteran of the domain industry.  He joined Register.com in New York City in 2000 and worked closely with its management team in the area of strategic corporate development.

In 2002, Steve joined Darshaun and Solis Corporation, becoming Chief Operating Officer and Director and running the daily operations of the company.  After Solis was acquired by GMO Internet in 2005, Steve stayed on for 3 years to run Solis as an internal team within GMO.

Before joining the domain business in 2000, Steve worked with Putnam Investments, an asset management company in Boston, in their Corporate Development group.  Before that he was with Strategic Management Group, a management and financial consultancy in Philadelphia.

Steve earned his BS in Finance from Georgetown University in Washington, DC.