Second Generation, Ltd. (Second Gen) is an Embrescia family investment firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. For over three decades, Second Gen and its affiliates have owned and operated FCC licensed radio and television properties serving markets throughout the United States as well as investing in manufacturing, real estate, and medical innovations. Second Gen, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, is the licensed registry operators for 5 TLDs, .realtor™, .jobs, .realestate, .career, and .med.
As President of Second Gen, Matthew serves as one of the primary contacts with entrepreneurs and management teams among his portfolio companies. He is responsible for driving growth and building value for all of Second Gen’s various investments. He is also responsible for identifying new investment opportunities and evaluating acquisition and divestiture opportunities. Matthew is an expert in the Domain Name System (DNS), Top Level Domains (TLDs) and internet policy.