Fara Howard Joins Web Host and Domain Name Provider GoDaddy
February 19, 2019
Fara Howard has joined web host and domain name provider GoDaddy. GoDaddy is a globally recognized provider with headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States. Established in 1997, the company offers smaller companies a cost-effective way of producing a website with a range of tools that include website builders and hosting options that include WordPress options. Ms. Howard joins GoDaddy as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
Ms. Howard’s career has focused on community-based engagement and it allows her to bring a wealth of marketing experience to her new role at GoDaddy. Her previous roles have included Chief Marketing Officer at Amazon Fashion and Vice President of Global Marketing at Costa Mesa, California-based action sports footwear company, Vans. She also held executive marketing positions at Dell. Her latest position will see her oversee the management and execution of GoDaddy’s entire marketing strategy. She will be in charge of branding and responsible for areas like customer lifecycle management and community engagement.
“We are incredibly lucky to have Fara join the team,” explained Scott Wagner, the company’s CEO, in a statement on its website. “Fara's expertise in building iconic brands will help us further differentiate what we deliver and how we engage with our customers. Looking forward, GoDaddy has tremendous opportunities ahead of us, as we extend how we holistically engage and serve the community of everyday entrepreneurs around the world to help them name, create, grow and manage their ideas."
“GoDaddy’s 18 million customers around the world are inspiring,” suggested Ms. Howard in the same statement. “The opportunity to connect with them and help them progress their ideas is hugely exciting, and their stories will help bring the GoDaddy brand to life all around the world.”