ARIN Board and Advisory Council Online Voting Begins Today

Posted: Wed, 12 October 2011

The polls open today at 5:00 PM ET for the election to fill two (2) seats on the ARIN Board of Trustees and five (5) seats on ARIN Advisory Council. The polls close at 5:00 PM ET, 22 October.

Brief candidate biographies and a link to submit or view statements of support can be found through ARIN Election Headquarters at:

You must be the designated member representative (DMR) from a General Member in good standing as of 1 January 2011 to vote. As stated in previous announcements, the deadline for establishing voter eligibility was 27 September 2011. To vote, visit ARIN Election Headquarters and click on the Vote button:

The online election is a two-step process.

Step 1. Register to vote using the DMR email on file with ARIN's Member Services Department. To be eligible to vote, the email address must include the DMR's name or initials and organization's domain name.

Step 2. Vote and confirm the vote via the online voting booth. Only confirmed votes will be counted.

Designated member representatives must cast and confirm their ballots by 5:00 ET, 22 October.

If you have any questions about voting or encounter problems with the system, please immediately contact ARIN Communication and Member Services at


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