D. James  Bidzos net worth and biography

D. Bidzos Biography and Net Worth

CEO of VeriSign
D. James Bidzos is Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Verisign. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Verisign.

As the founder of Verisign, Mr. Bidzos is an internet and security industry pioneer whose accomplishments include building RSA Security into the early standard-bearer for authentication and encryption, and launching Verisign as a company in 1995 to develop the digital certificate infrastructure for internet commerce. Mr. Bidzos has been either Chairman or Vice Chairman of the Board since the Company’s founding in 1995. Mr. Bidzos’ current tenure as Chairman of the Board dates to August 2007. Mr. Bidzos was appointed Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Verisign on an interim basis on June 30, 2008. On January 14, 2009, Mr. Bidzos resigned as interim President, and on August 17, 2009, Mr. Bidzos resigned as interim Chief Executive Officer and was reappointed Executive Chairman. On August 1, 2011, Mr. Bidzos was re-appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Bidzos resigned as President on February 11, 2020. Mr. Bidzos served as president and CEO of RSA Security from 1986 to February 1999, and then served as RSA's vice chairman from 1999 to May 2002.

What is D. James Bidzos' net worth?

The estimated net worth of D. James Bidzos is at least $92.79 million as of January 16th, 2024. Mr. Bidzos owns 504,306 shares of VeriSign stock worth more than $92,787,261 as of April 16th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Bidzos may own. Additionally, Mr. Bidzos receives a salary of $2,250,000.00 as CEO at VeriSign. Learn More about D. James Bidzos' net worth.

How old is D. James Bidzos?

Mr. Bidzos is currently 69 years old. There are 4 older executives and no younger executives at VeriSign. Learn More on D. James Bidzos' age.

What is D. James Bidzos' salary?

As the CEO of VeriSign, Inc., Mr. Bidzos earns $2,250,000.00 per year. Learn More on D. James Bidzos' salary.

How do I contact D. James Bidzos?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Bidzos and other VeriSign executives is 12061 Bluemont Way, Reston VA, 20190. VeriSign can also be reached via phone at (703) 948-3200 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on D. James Bidzos' contact information.

Has D. James Bidzos been buying or selling shares of VeriSign?

D. James Bidzos has not been actively trading shares of VeriSign during the past quarter. Most recently, D James Bidzos sold 2,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, January 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $201.35, for a transaction totalling $402,700.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 500,306 shares of the company's stock, valued at $100,736,613.10. Learn More on D. James Bidzos' trading history.

Who are VeriSign's active insiders?

VeriSign's insider roster includes D. Bidzos (CEO), Kathleen Cote (Director), Thomas Frist, III (Director), Thomas Indelicarto (EVP), George Kilguss, III (CFO), Danny Mcpherson (EVP), Todd Strubbe (COO), and Timothy Tomlinson (Director). Learn More on VeriSign's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of VeriSign?

In the last year, insiders at the information services provider sold shares 65 times. They sold a total of 121,643 shares worth more than $25,782,589.51. The most recent insider tranaction occured on April, 11th when EVP Thomas C Indelicarto sold 614 shares worth more than $116,660.00. Insiders at VeriSign own 0.9% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at VeriSign.

Information on this page was last updated on 4/11/2024.

D. James Bidzos Insider Trading History at VeriSign

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/18/2024Sell2,000$201.35$402,700.00500,306View SEC Filing Icon  
1/16/2024Sell2,000$203.58$407,160.00504,306View SEC Filing Icon  
1/10/2024Sell4,000$200.00$800,000.00508,306View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2023Sell2,000$204.66$409,320.00512,306View SEC Filing Icon  
12/19/2023Sell2,000$206.16$412,320.00516,306View SEC Filing Icon  
12/14/2023Sell5,000$216.34$1,081,700.00518,306View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2023Sell5,000$215.33$1,076,650.00528,306View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2023Sell5,000$213.64$1,068,200.00533,306View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2023Sell5,000$212.65$1,063,250.00543,306View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2023Sell5,000$209.36$1,046,800.00548,306View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2023Sell5,000$208.96$1,044,800.00559,474View SEC Filing Icon  
8/8/2023Sell2,000$204.55$409,100.00565,642View SEC Filing Icon  
7/20/2023Sell2,000$214.04$428,080.00567,642View SEC Filing Icon  
7/18/2023Sell3,000$214.74$644,220.00571,642View SEC Filing Icon  
7/13/2023Sell2,000$216.45$432,900.00574,642View SEC Filing Icon  
7/11/2023Sell5,000$216.94$1,084,700.00578,642View SEC Filing Icon  
6/22/2023Sell2,000$219.85$439,700.00583,642View SEC Filing Icon  
6/20/2023Sell5,000$222.34$1,111,700.00587,642View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2023Sell2,000$223.65$447,300.00592,642View SEC Filing Icon  
6/13/2023Sell5,000$224.45$1,122,250.00596,642View SEC Filing Icon  
5/18/2023Sell2,000$225.05$450,100.00601,642View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2023Sell5,000$224.67$1,123,350.00605,642View SEC Filing Icon  
5/11/2023Sell2,000$220.95$441,900.00611,810View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2023Sell4,200$219.11$920,262.00636,610View SEC Filing Icon  
4/20/2023Sell2,000$214.88$429,760.00640,810View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2023Sell3,000$218.25$654,750.00644,810View SEC Filing Icon  
4/13/2023Sell2,000$215.76$431,520.00647,810View SEC Filing Icon  
4/11/2023Sell6,000$211.29$1,267,740.00651,810View SEC Filing Icon  
3/23/2023Sell2,000$200.00$400,000.00657,810View SEC Filing Icon  
3/21/2023Sell8,000$200.07$1,600,560.00661,810View SEC Filing Icon  
2/23/2023Sell2,000$203.22$406,440.00669,810View SEC Filing Icon  
2/21/2023Sell2,000$203.10$406,200.00673,810View SEC Filing Icon  
2/16/2023Sell2,000$208.76$417,520.00662,108View SEC Filing Icon  
2/14/2023Sell3,000$213.43$640,290.00668,234View SEC Filing Icon  
1/19/2023Sell2,000$211.73$423,460.00652,444View SEC Filing Icon  
1/17/2023Sell3,000$214.87$644,610.00656,444View SEC Filing Icon  
1/12/2023Sell2,000$211.80$423,600.00659,444View SEC Filing Icon  
1/10/2023Sell2,000$207.68$415,360.00666,444View SEC Filing Icon  
12/22/2022Sell2,000$202.25$404,500.00668,444View SEC Filing Icon  
12/20/2022Sell2,000$200.12$400,240.00672,444View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2022Sell2,000$202.41$404,820.00674,444View SEC Filing Icon  
12/13/2022Sell2,000$209.15$418,300.00678,444View SEC Filing Icon  
8/16/2022Sell3,293$203.76$670,981.68682,601View SEC Filing Icon  
8/10/2022Sell12,707$200.04$2,541,908.28687,051View SEC Filing Icon  
4/19/2022Sell3,000$213.97$641,910.00713,915View SEC Filing Icon  
4/12/2022Sell3,000$215.02$645,060.00719,915View SEC Filing Icon  
3/15/2022Sell3,000$200.62$601,860.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/8/2022Sell3,000$210.26$630,780.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2022Sell3,000$215.71$647,130.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/8/2022Sell3,000$216.27$648,810.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/18/2022Sell5,000$221.26$1,106,300.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/11/2022Sell5,000$236.18$1,180,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2021Sell5,264$242.73$1,277,730.72View SEC Filing Icon  
12/14/2021Sell5,000$237.05$1,185,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2021Sell5,000$240.35$1,201,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2021Sell11,000$233.91$2,573,010.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/19/2021Sell3,000$214.68$644,040.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/12/2021Sell3,000$204.72$614,160.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/21/2021Sell3,000$214.21$642,630.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/14/2021Sell5,000$221.26$1,106,300.00806,989View SEC Filing Icon  
6/23/2021Sell6,000$226.42$1,358,520.00812,826View SEC Filing Icon  
5/19/2021Sell6,000$217.17$1,303,020.00825,480View SEC Filing Icon  
5/12/2021Sell6,000$218.51$1,311,060.00833,106View SEC Filing Icon  
4/21/2021Sell6,000$210.72$1,264,320.00841,776View SEC Filing Icon  
4/14/2021Sell12,000$203.69$2,444,280.00843,170View SEC Filing Icon  
2/10/2021Sell6,000$201.84$1,211,040.00829,456View SEC Filing Icon  
1/20/2021Sell6,000$200.28$1,201,680.00832,356View SEC Filing Icon  
1/13/2021Sell6,000$200.00$1,200,000.00838,356View SEC Filing Icon  
12/23/2020Sell6,000$215.62$1,293,720.00848,671View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2020Sell6,000$215.07$1,290,420.00855,888View SEC Filing Icon  
11/11/2020Sell6,000$201.64$1,209,840.00863,185View SEC Filing Icon  
10/21/2020Sell6,000$205.09$1,230,540.00865,461View SEC Filing Icon  
10/14/2020Sell6,000$213.55$1,281,300.00873,385View SEC Filing Icon  
9/16/2020Sell6,000$205.64$1,233,840.00880,885View SEC Filing Icon  
9/9/2020Sell6,000$200.20$1,201,200.00882,485View SEC Filing Icon  
8/19/2020Sell6,000$206.84$1,241,040.00893,758View SEC Filing Icon  
8/12/2020Sell6,000$202.35$1,214,100.00898,815View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2020Sell6,000$200.00$1,200,000.00904,215View SEC Filing Icon  
7/8/2020Sell6,000$210.53$1,263,180.00913,515View SEC Filing Icon  
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VeriSign Company Overview

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VeriSign, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides domain name registry services and internet infrastructure that enables internet navigation for various recognized domain names worldwide. The company enables the security, stability, and resiliency of internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services, operating two of thirteen internet root servers; and offering registration services and authoritative resolution for the .com and .net domains, which supports global e-commerce. It operates directory for .name and .cc; and back-end systems for .edu, domain names. VeriSign, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
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Today's Range

Now: $182.63
Low: $182.38
High: $184.36

50 Day Range

MA: $191.91
Low: $183.20
High: $201.02

2 Week Range

Now: $182.63
Low: $182.38
High: $229.72


556,477 shs

Average Volume

573,779 shs

Market Capitalization

$18.29 billion

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