Jun 2, 2011
Neustar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a leader in Internet and telecommunications information and analysis, announced today that Stephanie Weiner has joined the company as Vice President of Legal and External Affairs, a newly created position. Ms. Weiner will focus on Internet, cybersecurity, and telecommunications legal and policy issues. She will report directly to Neustar Executive Vice President of Legal and External Affairs, Scott Blake Harris.
“This is an exciting time of opportunity and growth at Neustar, and we could not be more pleased to have Stephanie bring her tremendous intelligence and wealth of experience to round out our already strong team,” said Mr. Harris.
Ms. Weiner comes to Neustar from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), where she was the Senior Legal Advisor to the General Counsel. At DOE, Ms. Weiner provided legal analysis and counsel on priority matters including energy-efficiency initiatives, high-stakes litigation, legislative proposals, interagency coordination and regulatory reforms. In addition, she advised the General Counsel on strategic initiatives to improve the transparency, accessibility, and efficiency of the Office of the General Counsel and the Department.
Prior to joining DOE, Ms. Weiner was an Attorney-Advisor at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), in the Wireline Competition Bureau, Competition Policy Division. Ms. Weiner’s extensive telecommunications experience also includes four years at Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP. She began her legal career as a law clerk to Judge David Tatel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D. C. Circuit and Judge Milton Shadur of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Ms. Weiner graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law, where she was first in her class. She has a Masters degree in Public Policy from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Brown University.
About Neustar, Inc.
Neustar, Inc. is a leading global provider of information and analysis to the Internet, telecommunications, entertainment, advertising and marketing industries. Neustar applies advanced and proprietary technologies to its data to provide market intelligence, analytics, supply chain management decision support, security and fraud prevention.