Russell Pangborn has been the CEO of Marksmen, Inc. since May 2014. The Redmond, WA company specializes in Intellectual Property services and domain acquisition and sales.
From April 2003 to January 2014, he was the Assistant General Counsel on Trademarks for Microsoft. He is also a member of the IRT and a new gTLD applicant.
Pangborn is a regular ICANN attendee; as of ICANN 51 in Los Angeles, he had attended over ten ICANN Meetings.