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WATCH LIVE: Danica Patrick, Mark Cuban, and more speak at IGNITION right now

IGNITION is Business Insider’s flagship conference featuring the biggest names in business, tech, and media, and it’s happening right now. Tune in below! <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/irGC6KeDuwc” frameborder=”0″ allow=”accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture” allowfullscreen></iframe> The agenda and who to expect for Monday, December 3 from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm: […]
WATCH LIVE: Danica Patrick, Mark Cuban, and more speak at IGNITION right now
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Cringeworthy Make-Out Ad Leads To Go Daddy’s Best Sales Day Ever

Go Daddy’s “Perfect Match” Super Bowl spot, in which viewers watched Bar Refaeli make out with a tech nerd at an uncomfortably close angle, might have come in last place in USA Today’s Ad Meter, but the commercial managed to win the company its single best sales day ever.
Cringeworthy Make-Out Ad Leads To Go Daddy’s Best Sales Day Ever
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Ex-Yahoo Product Boss Blake Irving Named Go Daddy CEO

[credit provider=”Yodel Anecdotal” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/yodelanecdotal/4999697476/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] Former Yahoo and Microsoft executive Blake Irving has been named CEO of controversial web hosting company Go Daddy.Most recently, Irving led products for Yahoo. He left in April, when Scott Thompson was CEO. Thompson fired 2,000 people, many of whom worked in Irving’s division. 
Ex-Yahoo Product Boss Blake Irving Named Go Daddy CEO
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Go Daddy Finally Makes Danica Patrick’s Future Official

After months of back-and-forth and headline-grabbing public postulations, Go Daddy has finally made an official decision about Danica Patrick’s future with its ad campaigns. In spite of cutting the classic Go Daddy girl out of its recent campaign, the company decided that Patrick will star in not one but two of its 2013 Super Bowl […]
Go Daddy Finally Makes Danica Patrick’s Future Official
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Go Daddy Says Deutsch Is NOT Locked In For 2013 Super Bowl

[credit provider=”Go Daddy”] The jury is still out on who will be creating Go Daddy’s Super Bowl XLVII ads.Recently, Business Insider was told that Go Daddy’s 2013 Super Bowl campaign would be handled by Deutsch New York. It turns out, the agreement between Deutsch and Go Daddy is not yet […]
Go Daddy Says Deutsch Is NOT Locked In For 2013 Super Bowl
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Danica Patrick Could Be Making A Comeback For Go Daddy’s 2013 Super Bowl Ads

Although Danica Patrick has been noticeably absent from Go Daddy’s new re-branding commercials, she might make an appearance in the company’s 2013 Super Bowl spots.”We are working on the fourth quarter work now,” Val DiFebo, Deutsch New York’s CEO, told Business Insider, “and exploring that option [to include Patrick], if there’s […]
Danica Patrick Could Be Making A Comeback For Go Daddy’s 2013 Super Bowl Ads
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Slighted Go Daddy Girl Danica Patrick Has Joined A New Company

It looks like Nationwide Insurance has swooped up race car driver Danica Patrick as its new spokesperson after Go Daddy left her high and dry to launch a more “serious” advertising campaign—that ended up featuring just as much cleavage as the old spots.
Slighted Go Daddy Girl Danica Patrick Has Joined A New Company
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Meet The New Go Daddy Girl [VIDEO]

Did anyone actually think that when controversy-loving Go Daddy announced it was ditching long-time spokeswoman Danica Patrick and its overtly sexy image in place of a more conservative and technologically-oriented campaign, that it would really stop showing scantily-clad women?
Meet The New Go Daddy Girl [VIDEO]
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Another Race Car Driver Campaigned To Steal Danica Patrick’s Go Daddy Spot—Here’s Today’s Ad Brief

[credit provider=”GoDaddy.com”] Canadian IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe, 25, started a grassroots social media campaign to take fellow racer Danica Patrick’s spot on GoDaddy.com’s homepage. Go Daddy told Business Insider that it was ditching Patrick, a longtime spokesperson and Go Daddy Girl, for its new, conservative ad strategy. So Hinchcliffe, also sponsored by Go Daddy, […]
Another Race Car Driver Campaigned To Steal Danica Patrick’s Go Daddy Spot—Here’s Today’s Ad Brief