About BabyNames.com

About BabyNames.com

BabyNames.com has been the the #1 site for names and naming since 1996.

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BabyNames.com is trusted by national and international media as the authoritative source for names and naming trends. View our Press Page. BabyNames.com in major news media including CNN, Huffington Post, Washington Post, and The Daily Show

About the Site

BabyNames.com is a product of Moss Gathering LLC, based in Las Vegas, Nevada. BabyNames.com was the first names site on the internet, launched by Jennifer Moss in 1996. It remains a private, family-owned company, operated by members of the Moss family and a small staff. BabyNames.com has been heralded as one of the top parenting sites on the internet, and featured in top media, including CNN Headline News, The Wall Street Journal, The Chicago Tribune, The Daily Show, The Today Show, Associated Press and The Washington Post. BabyNames.com currently receives millions of visitors per month.

We are dedicated to maintaining an ethnically diverse database of names and meanings, and to keeping the site a fun and family-oriented place to celebrate life and children.

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Jennifer Moss


Jennifer Moss is the CEO and co-founder of BabyNames.com, Author of The Baby Names Workbook and One in a Million Baby Name Book, and Producer and co-host of The Baby Names Podcast. Jennifer is widely regarded as the leading expert on popular baby name trends and the naming process, serving as the authoritative source on the subject for national and international media. She has been interviewed by The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Associated Press, and The Chicago Tribune and has appeared onscreen for CNN, ESPN, Fox News, MSNBC, and Huffington Post Live.

Jennifer Moss became one of the early pioneers of the internet with the 1996 launch of BabyNames.com, the first baby names website online. A graduate of Northwestern University with a development career that has spanned over 20 years, Jennifer built the original name database from scratch and turned it into the number one ranking website for baby names with over 2 million unique visitors a month.

Jennifer has authored articles on names, web development, and women's issues, in addition to four mystery novels. Jennifer has one daughter, Miranda, three cats Roxie, Brutus, and Lionel, and a dog named Roscoe.

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Dr. Mallory Moss


Dr. Mallory Moss is a nursing doctorate with a passion for baby names, the Cubs, and genealogy. Mallory has had many professional roles in life, including working in the past as a psychiatric nurse practitioner, ESL teacher, and medical writer. She has been a regular contributor to the Huffington Post in celebrity baby names, naming trends, and women's issues.

Mallory now focuses her work time on BabyNames.com, including co-hosting the popular Baby Names Podcast with her sister, Jennifer. Mallory has one daughter, Veronica, who lives with her husband Bernhard in Vienna, Austria.

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