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14 November 2002 - Easyspace Ltd, the UK’s largest domain name registrar and a leading provider of webhosting and E-commerce solutions, has hired Martin Lines as Chief Operating Officer. His appointment into this newly created role comes at a time when Easyspace is gearing up for growth and has its sights set on international expansion.

Martin will be responsible for day to day operations and strategic growth at the company’s main UK office. The new appointment will free up CEO and co-founder Erik Young to spearhead Easyspace’s international business expansion, specifically into China and the Far East. Martin will report directly to Erik Young.

“We are delighted that Martin Lines has joined Easyspace as Chief Operating Officer. He brings with him a vast amount of diversified knowledge and experience, giving us a leader with fluency in all areas of our business. Martin is a professional with the ability to ignite enthusiasm and passion from all our staff. All our customers will benefit from his leadership at Easyspace.”

Martin has a solid background in IT, having worked for many years in the software industry. He joins Easyspace from one of the top 30 accountancy firms where he was responsible for IT. “I am excited about joining Easyspace at a time when the company is gearing for growth and focussing on expansion into new markets” he says.


About Easyspace

Easyspace is a privately owned debt-free Internet registrar and Internet services company which was established in 1997 by Erik Young and Sam Evans -- both of whom remain actively involved in the company's activities. Founded on a belief of making Internet web space available to customers at competitive rates, and backed by reliable and robust technology, Easyspace has now become the UK's largest domain name registrar and is among the largest in the world. Today, 70% of the company's new business comes through customer recommendations and referrals. Easyspace provides a wide range of Internet services, including web hosting packages and domain name registrations all available directly to end-user customers ranging from large companies to private individuals. In addition, the company also offers a special wholesale service for computer and Internet resellers called Easynic ( ).

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Company contact:

Janet F Ludley

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