Our Passion for Domains
Established in 2007, ParkLogic provides professional domain investors with both a highly experienced team and a domain management platform that maximises the revenue generated from domain traffic. The ParkLogic team saw there was a real need in the industry for a disciplined analytical approach to domain acquisition, management and disposal. The Next generation of the ParkLogic platform was designed with the knowledge and experience of the past nine years to help continue to increase our client's returns into the future.
FounderDavid is a tech savvy entrepreneur and leader. He remains an engineer at heart with a career covering project engineering with Honeywell, strategic consulting with McKinsey & Company, founding and building the online home loan company eChoice, and CEO of the listed mobile application company Jumbuck Entertainment – along with a few other start-up ventures along the way, including Parklogic!
Within Parklogic David spends most time on COO/CFO duties (complementing Michael’s time on CSO/CMO duties). Outside that he is an active radio control aerobatics pilot, and active member of Melbourne Angels.
FounderBorn in Melbourne, Australia Michael founded his first business when he was 16 years old and has been an avid Internet entrepreneur for over 25 years. After completing his MBA and founding a number of ecommerce businesses Michael served as a director of the prestigious Australian Internet Industry Association, the last two of which he was elected to the position of vice-chairman.
Together with his business partner, David Gibbs, founded ParkLogic which both maximizes domain revenue and manages domain portfolios for clients the world over. He is also an industry commentator via his blog, whizzbangsblog.com, and regularly speaks at global industry events.
Both an avid writer and reader Michael has recently completed his first science fiction novel, “Battleframe” which was published early in 2015.
Development/OperationsLaci commenced his career as an officer cadet at the Royal Australian Air Force Academy where he gained a BSc in Mathematics and Physics. After graduating he completed additional study in aeronautics, flying and gained a Graduate Diploma of Education. Laci then moved into an instructional role, teaching aerodynamics to the trainee pilots of the Australian and Papua New Guinea Defence Forces at the RAAF’s No 1 Flying Training School.
After leaving the RAAF, Laci became a trainer in the corporate world and secured a systems support role at the worlds largest mining company, BHP Biliton. Over 9 years ago, Laci joined the team at ParkLogic and as well as playing an operational role he specialises in database systems and interface development.
Laci's passion for aviation has always been with him and you can regularly find him either building remote control gliders or slope soaring with a local model flying club.
Senior DeveloperAfter completing his Masters in Computer Science, majoring in both artificial intelligence and game theory, Danny broadened his skills by joining and founding a number of Internet startups. It was during this time that he worked closely with Michael as they commercialised a innovative online advertising service that was used by a major reality television program. Danny joined ParkLogic over 9 years ago and has become the key systems designer, developer and technical problem solver for the company.
Danny's enjoyment of games continues to this day and when not coding for ParkLogic he can often be found either playing or designing tabletop and computer games.
OperationsA qualified accountant, for the past 8 years Robert has been applying his detailed focused efforts to ensure that the operational aspects of ParkLogic run smoothly. Everything from checking daily statistics through to domain imports and payments cross his desk. Rob is reknown for his spreadsheeting skills and his uncanny ability to pull together the right data at just the right moment.
When not working at ParkLogic Rob can be found interviewing and writing the life history of paliative care patients so the surviving family has a precious memory of a lost one. When he finally gets away from staring at his computer screen Rob enjoys cycling, tennis and canoeing.
USA Marketing & Business DevelopmentJoe has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science with a Minor in Management Science from The University of California San Diego. Since 2007 he enjoyed a high level of success in the domain industry and in 2012 he first reached out to ParkLogic. Over time, the relationship grew and before he knew it he was working daily with ParkLogic to help solve difficult problems to improve the service. In 2014 Joe officially joined the ParkLogic team as it was clear that he could really contribute to the team effort as they continued to create something really special for the domain industry. As well as doing some development, Joe focuses on creating unique solutions for clients that are specifically tailored to their needs.
When not working at ParkLogic Joe enjoys spending time with his young family and catching a few waves on his surf board either in San Diego or Bali.