Dan Ushman

Dan Ushman

Dan began his career in the internet infrastructure industry at midPhase Services, Inc., a shared hosting provider that grew to over 160,000 customers before being acquired by UK2 Group. At midPhase, Dan contributed heavily to its rise from a small company to one of the largest shared hosting providers in the United States with over 160,000 customers and $18 million in revenue.

At SingleHop, Dan focuses on the company’s marketing strategy and operations, leading the company’s growing marketing team and working to bridge the gap between marketing, sales and technology. Dan believes heavily in differentiation, and focuses on highlighting SingleHop’s unique and powerful technology platform which helps it stand out from its competitors in a saturated and fragmented marketplace.

Dan regularly attends and speaks at industry and marketing events. As a recognized thought leader in online marketing, Dan is one of the few internet marketing professionals to hold a Horizon Award for Marketing Innovation. When he isn't working, Dan can be found in his kitchen whipping up homemade BBQ sauce, or in front of the grill with a spatula putting that sauce to work.

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Articles by Dan Ushman

Jun 18, 2009
Dan Ushman

So you are looking for a dedicated server, and realize oh jeez I don’t know a whole lot about managing a dedicated server. Besides doing the obvious and making sure your server is managed you should think about getting yourself some sort of control panel. Control panels will give you the ability to do important […]

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May 21, 2009
Dan Ushman

Hey everyone, this is J Miller. In case you haven’t heard, for the past few weeks the buzz around here has been focused on the new Data Center. While the new place IS amazing, a lot of the buzz concerned how much work it took to get it ready, and believe me, everyone worked 110% […]

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Apr 16, 2009
Dan Ushman

In my blog post last Friday, I wrote about two new offerings that we released: Free Priority Support for LEAP mobile users, and our advanced cross-platform rescue environment, Server Bailout System. Today, I write excitedly late into the night to tell you about two more features that we’ve rolled out yesterday. I’ll save the best […]

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Apr 10, 2009
Dan Ushman

Greetings and salutations everyone. I’m blogging today to announce two great new features SingleHop has released over this last week. We’ve brought you two new ways to get up when your server knocks you down: Server Bailout System and Free Priority Response. Murphy’s Law wisely states, “everything that can possibly go wrong, will go wrong.” […]

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Feb 26, 2009
Dan Ushman

Just a short post today. I went to check our mailbox today and the Chicago branch of the BBB had sent us the below certificate. The certificate says that not a single one of our clients has complained to the BBB in all of 2008. This doesn’t mean that we went all of last year […]

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Sep 22, 2008
Dan Ushman

Some months ago our Co-Founder and Vice President, Dan Ushman, did an interview with TheWHIR TV about LEAP, our Server Manager Webtop. Below is the interview video…  

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Sep 22, 2008
Dan Ushman

Hello Everyone, We’ve put together a cool LEAP introduction video… Pasted below. Let us know what you think! [VIEW FULL POST TO SEE THE VIDEO - TURN YOUR SPEAKERS UP!]

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Jul 21, 2008
Dan Ushman

This is a big post and I’m very excited to be making it. Over the past year we have been developing a new control panel – a new customer portal. The system is finally ready for release and I wanted to explain why it is cool and some of its major advantages. LEAP is entirely […]

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Jun 2, 2008
Dan Ushman

I’ll keep this blog post very simple. We received word today that SingleHop has been awarded a coveted industry award from FindMyHost’s FindMyDedicatedHost.com. The award, which is for excellence and innovation in the field of cPanel Dedicated Hosting is the coveted Editors’ Choice Award. This is the third time SingleHop has been awarded by FindMyHost. Previous Editors’ […]

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May 12, 2008
Dan Ushman

It has been a couple of scary six months in the hosting industry. It seems as though we and our fellow hosting companies are always under attack, from all different directions, all the time. In the past 12 months alone there have been numerous data breaches and security problems at numerous hosting companies, including one […]

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