HostGator was founded in 2002 by Brent Oxley, when he was a student at Florida Atlantic University. He has overseen and played an important part in developing the company from a one-man business into a 350 employee industry leader in hosting.
Today HostGator manages more than 7,000 servers, and hosts over 4 million domain names. This represents about 1% of the entire worlds internet traffic. HostGator.com LLC is a Houston, Texas based company and is a world leading provider of shared, reseller, VPS and dedicated web hosting.
HostGator is well known for its good support and professional quality, as a June 2008 survey of customer satisfaction showed. Over 90% of their customers reported being satisfied with the company and the services it provides. Along with a 99.9% guaranteed uptime, HostGator has everything you would need from a hosting company.