The ICA Adds Tessa Holcomb to the Board and Re-Elects Jay Chapman to Another Term

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The Internet Commerce Association continues to strengthen its leadership team as Tessa Holcomb joins the board and Jay Chapman is re-elected to another term.

.Miami domain names go on sale today

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Miami gets its own domain name today. I didn’t get around to my usual weekly roundup of domain name launches, but there’s a big one happening today at noon ET: .Miami. .Miami joins .NYC and .Vegas as the only .city domain names in the United States. Unlike many of the other geo domain name launches, […]

Here comes .Sex

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Trademark holders can now claim domain names ending in .sex. ICM Registry has started the sunrise for its latest adult-themed domain name, .sex. .Sex joins .xxx, .adult and .porn in the company’s stable of top level domain names. As with .adult and .porn, there will be a unique Sunrise B and Domain Matching period. The […]

eNom joins Sedo Fast Transfer network

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eNom clients can now sell their domain names through SedoMLS. Sedo has added eNom to its SedoMLS system in a partnership that opens open millions more potential domains to be sold through Sedo’s sales distribution platform. The deal enables eNom account holders and resellers to list their domains with SedoMLS. These domain listings are then […]

Hitting the Slopes with Rob Rozicki – DNW Podcast #44

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A first-hand perspective of launching new top level domain names. What better time to think about snow skiing than during the heat of the summer? On this episode, Starting Dot SVP Rob Rozicki joins us to discuss top level domain names, including his company’s forthcoming .Ski. Rob is candid about the success of new TLDs […]

Andee Hill Hired by Donuts

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Following the news that Greenberg & Lieberman acquired the EscrowHill platform, I just learned that Andee Hill has been hired by Donuts. This should be a good hiring for Donuts because Andee has many contacts within the domain industry. Andee joins the Donuts team as Director of Business Development. Mason Cole, VP of Communications & Industry Relations at Donuts sent this to me to announce the news: “Andee Hill has joined us as Director of Business Development with specific responsibility for relationships with the domain investor community. As you probably know, Andee is a lon

Dream Team: DOMAINFest Joins Forces With THE Domain Conference for Fall Show in Florida

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The inaugural edition of THE Domain Conference continues to take (and change) shape as the September event in Fort Lauderdale draws closer. In an announcement that will surprise many, TDC announced today that DOMAINfest will be part of the show in South Florida.

SedoMLS Network Expands Again with Addition of Rob Monster's

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Domain aftermarket giant Sedo announced the newest addition to the SedoMLS network today with U.S. registrar & domain developer coming on board. Epik joins more than 60 SedoMLS partners, including Godaddy and other top registrars, on Sedo's global premium domain name sales platform.

Veteran Domain Broker Kevin Kopas Joins Radix Registry as Channel Manager for the Americas

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Even if you don't know Kevin Kopas by name, you have probably seen some of the results he produced during his time as a domain broker. At Moniker Kevin helped sell for $2.4 million in the second largest sale reported in 2013. Now he is taking on a new challenge at Radix.

Domain Industry Joins Family & Friends Mourning the Loss of Trellian Founder/CEO Ren Warmuz

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It is always painful to lose someone you care about but when a person in the very prime of their life is lost way too soon, the hurt is even deeper. The kind of bad news none of us ever wants to hear came today when we learned that 45-year-old Ren Warmuz passed away Sunday afternoon.

Rick Schwartz's Hall of Shame - The New York Times Does Domains & Jim Grace Joins Team Internet

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I want to update you on some news and information that came out while I was away on vacation last week. We start with Rick Schwartz's new website devoted to exposing reverse domain name hijackers.

Industry Veteran Victor Pitts Joins as Director of Domain Services

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Victor Pitts has joined fast-growing domain registrar as Director of Domain Services. Pitts, who has previously held senior positions at Moniker, iGoldrush and ICM Registry, will be responsible for leading and overseeing the continued development of's Registrar and Marketplace services.