Our Company

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to realize that cPanel is one of a kind. We like to think it’s because of four qualities that are deeply ingrained in both our product and our people: Integrity, Respect, Collaboration, and Follow-Through.

Our history


Where it all began

Nick starts cPanel in his Scranton, PA home (as a teenager!).


Let's get this party started

Our first employee relocates to White Haven, PA.


Hello H-Town

We move to Houston to take advantage of the larger talent pool.



We upgrade to a bigger office to accommodate our continued growth.


Over 200 strong!

Construction begins on our brand new digs.

Our leadership

J. Nick Koston

Chief Executive Officer

Nick is a developer and the Chief Executive Officer of cPanel. He started the company out of his childhood home and has grown cPanel into an operation with more than 200 employees and a global customer base. In his journey from part-time programmer to full-time CEO, Nick has had a hand in marketing, customer service, and even human resources. This experience, a testament to Nick’s leadership style, makes him one of cPanel’s most versatile team members.

Aaron Phillips

Chief Business Officer

Aaron is cPanel’s Chief Business Officer and oversees the Technical Support, Customer Service, Account Management, and Marketing teams. Fueled by youthful curiosity, Aaron uses his nearly two decades worth of web hosting knowledge to ensure that cPanel is at the forefront of the hosting industry.

Ken Power

Director of Product Development

Eric Ellis

Director of Development Operations

Aaron Stone

Director of Internal Development

David Snead

General Counsel

Giving back

We offer special discounted licenses to nonprofits and educational institutions. If you qualify, apply now and bring cPanel & WHM to your organization.

Our culture

cPanel hires people who do what they love and makes sure they love where they work. This passion is evident in our culture, office environment, and most importantly...our product.

"This honor was made possible by our passionate employees,
who make cPanel the most widely-used web hosting control panel." - Aaron Phillips, Chief Business Officer

Contact us

Corporate Headquarters

cPanel, Inc.
3131 W. Alabama, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77098
United States of America

Tel: +1.713.529.0800
Fax: +1.713.529.0807

Customer Service Hours

Central Standard Time
Mon-Fri 6AM-6PM
Sat-Sun 6AM-4PM

Holiday Hours

Memorial Day: May 25, 2015
Independence Day: Jul 3, 2015
Labor Day: Sept 7, 2015
Thanksgiving: Nov 26-27, 2015
Christmas: Dec 25, 2015
New Year: Jan 1, 2016

Central Time