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Country: United States of America
State: Nevada
Long-time spam operation who have worked their way through most of the "fashions" in spam. Most recently involved in snowshoe spam through affiliate marketing programs. The company is owned or managed by a Bill Waggoner.

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September 29, 2002 -- Bill Waggoner is a father of two, a homeowner and head of his own company, AAW Marketing.

"I'm doing pretty well," the 29-year-old resident of Las Vegas said with unconcealed satisfaction.

Waggoner is also considered one of the top 10 spammers in the world by, the leading spam-tracking group on the Web. He and other spammers on the list say they've been wrongly accused.

"It is unjust," Waggoner argued. "I'm an opt-in e-mail marketer."

Waggoner started his marketing business six years ago, building on sales experience he'd gotten in radio. He's built up a database of 43 million e-mail addresses of people, he maintains, who have all asked to receive information about the penis-enlargement products and orgasm enhancers he markets.

His office is filled with 60 computers, monitored by six employees who handle the millions of e-mails and orders processed each day - and yes, he said, people do order the products. The commission that Waggoner earns on sales leads generated by his e-mails bought the house he lives in, he said.

But the e-mail marketing racket has changed since he started AAW. The filters are more difficult to get around, and his Internet service providers are hassled by anti-spammers until he's booted.

But he's not taking it lying down. Waggoner said he has planned legal action against Julian Haight, head of Seattle-based, an anti-spam Web site.

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