Organized web apps and links. Across all devices. One destination: Desktop.com — with Rolf Larsen
It’s not very often you stumble upon a domain hobbyist that has played a critical role in the innovation and automation of domain registration and web hosting services, to say the least.
But today’s guest, Rolf Larsen, not only played a critical role, but is recognized as a long-standing pioneer of Internet access, Domain name registrar and Web Hosting services throughout Europe and Scandinavia, and onto the greater globe.
Rolf is a hardcore, serial entrepreneur with a growing trove of admirable, bonafide tech exits one dreams to realize — 10 M&As and 2 IPOs, as well as a few lesson-learned moments sprinkled in and along the way.
Rolf and team have disrupted a number of spaces innovating and founding IT Services and Support, Internet Service Provider, Web Conferencing, Web Hosting, Mobile Applications, and Voice-Over IP companies, to name a few.
In recent years, Rolf has successfully ventured and founded DNS Global and IQ Global AS (formerly RegistryOffice) as forward-thinking companies serving domain name registries with SaaS business intelligence.
However, Rolf’s latest venture is highly likely to make a big splash in the land of innovative tech as it aims to be the easy-to-use destination intuitively organizing web app and links across all devices: Desktop.com.
Tune into this episode as Rolf and I go back down memory lane of his journey into innovative tech and the domain industry. We discuss a number of notable achievements and stops along the way, critical factors that drive his passion to innovate, his dabbling in domain investing as a domain hobbyist, and the unveiling of his latest project, Desktop.com.
Hit play to start the journey, and don’t forget to head over to Desktop.com to create your account. Enjoy!
[Editor Note: Rolf contacted us with notification that the launch of Desktop.com would be delayed until Friday, July 10, 2020 to remedy a minor bug discovered in the platform. Check back then.]