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MarkMonitor appoints Statton Hammock as Vice-President for Global Policy and Industry Development

Hammock will be primarily responsible for the development and thought leadership of the domain management business

MarkMonitor, a brand of Clarivate Analytics and the world leader in enterprise brand protection and corporate domain management services, today announced the appointment of Statton Hammock as Vice-President for Global Policy and Industry Development. In his new role, Hammock will be responsible for overseeing the development and execution of MarkMonitor’s global policy, thought leadership, business development and awareness strategy.

Hammock joins MarkMonitor after spending over four years as Vice President of Business and Legal affairs at Rightside Group, a leading domain registry. He is also a founding Board Member of the Domain Name Association and a well-known and well respected figure in the industry. Participating in a number of industry working groups and committees, he publishes and speaks frequently about policy in the domain space.

Specifically, Hammock will be primarily focused on continuing to build awareness, trust and excitement in MarkMonitor’s domain management business.

“I am delighted to be assuming such an exciting role at MarkMonitor”, said Statton Hammock. “This is a particularly interesting time to be working in the domain and online brand protection space, with the digital landscape constantly shifting and evolving. I am excited to have the opportunity to help shape MarkMonitor’s future and cement its position as a world-leader in the industry.”

“Statton is the perfect fit for this role at MarkMonitor,” says Chris Veator, President of MarkMonitor. “He is an evangelist, a well-established thought leader in the domain management field and has a wealth of industry knowledge that will help us continue to drive the business forward. The addition of Statton to our team reflects the significant investments in expertise and innovation that we will continue to make to help our customers prosper in the online world.”



MarkMonitor, the leading enterprise brand protection solution and a Clarivate Analytics flagship brand, provides advanced technology and expertise that protects the revenues and reputations of the world's leading brands. In the digital world, brands face new risks due to the Web's anonymity, global reach and shifting consumption patterns for digital content, goods and services. Customers choose MarkMonitor for its unique combination of advanced technology, comprehensive protection and extensive industry relationships to address their brand infringement risks and preserve their marketing investments, revenues and customer trust. For more information, visit


Clarivate Analytics accelerates the pace of innovation by providing trusted insights and analytics to customers around the world, enabling them to discover, protect and commercialize new ideas faster. Formerly the Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, we own and operate a collection of leading subscription-based services focused on scientific and academic research, patent analytics and regulatory standards, pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence, trademark protection, domain names, brand protection and intellectual property management. Clarivate Analytics is now an independent company with over 4,000 employees, operating in more than 100 countries and owns well-known brands that include Web of Science, Cortellis, Thomson Innovation, Derwent World Patents Index, CompuMark, MarkMonitor and Techstreet, among others. For more information, visit


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