NamesCon Domain Auction By RightOfTheDot and NameJet Heats Up With Online Pre-Bidding

With almost 300 domains holding at least one bid on NameJet.com, the RightOfTheDot / NamesCon Domain Name auction is heating up quickly! Investors, brands, and businesses are vying for some of the hottest new gTLD addresses, from valuable category killers like breakfast.club, night.club, water.ski, and stock.photo to one, two, and three character domains such as […]

Featured Attendee Profile: Ben Perez, Igloo

Ben Perez Domain Broker, Igloo.com Limited Twitter | LinkedIn Fast Facts Location: Austin, TX Favorite extension: .com Now reading: Tom Robbins Now watching: Gilmore Girls Best city for conferences: Las Vegas Q&A What are you most looking forward to at the upcoming NamesCon? Continuing to learn and be inspired. Also making some industry contacts and […]

A Special Christmas Message from Richard Lau

Merry Christmas from Richard in Whistler and the rest of the NamesCon team! If you haven’t yet booked your hotel, you can reserve your room here – staying in the host hotel will ensure you’re part of the action all week, and you’ll receive special room drops from several of our sponsors!

NamesCon Guide to Las Vegas: Specialty Drinks

We’re proud to officially present the NamesCon Guide to Las Vegas, brought to you by ICANNWiki and Seat’s Taken Concierge! Many of you will be aware of the fabulous city guides that the team at ICANNWiki puts together for the ICANN conferences around the world, so we asked them to help you navigate fabulous Las […]

Featured Attendee Profile: James Tuplin, Bodis

James Tuplin Director Of Business Development, Bodis Twitter | LinkedIn Fast Facts Location: Cologne, Germany How long have you been in the domain industry? 10 years Favourite extension: .co.uk Domain name you wished you owned: Google.com Now reading: “Battleframe” by Michael Gilmour Now watching: The competition Best city for conferences: London Your mentor: My wife, […]

Say “Cheers!” to .WINE and .VIN at NamesCon

Say “Cheers!” to .WINE and .VIN by raising a glass with Donuts. The Donuts .WINE/.VIN Bar will be open Sunday, Jan. 10, from 3-6:00 p.m. in Network Lane and Tuesday, Jan. 12th, from 3-6:00 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall in the Tropicana Convention Centre during NamesCon. A professional sommelier will be on hand to educate as you […]

Featured Attendee Profile: Alfredo Pinochet, LatinTLD Inc

Alfredo Pinochet President, LatinTLD, Inc. Twitter Fast Facts Location: Santiago, Chile, Latin America How long have you been in the domain industry? 14 years Now Reading: Biographies Now Watching: Comedies Best city for conferences: Cities in Florida, California or Texas Your mentor: Jothan Frakes, Samantha Frida Q&A Describe your company and how long you have […]

Featured Attendee Profile: Marcus Glaad, Dotkeeper

Marcus Glaad Partner, Dotkeeper Twitter | LinkedIn Fast Facts Location: Stockholm, Sweden How long have you been in the domain industry? 13 Years Domain name you wished you owned: Ticket.com Now reading: “The Sell” by Fredrik Eklund Q&A Describe your company and how long you have been there? Dotkeeper offers services to companies wishing help […]

Where to Meet and Work During NamesCon?

At many conferences you’ll find people sitting in the hallways, perched on window sills and balancing their laptops precariously in all sorts of positions. But at NamesCon, as we continually strive to improve the conference experience, we wanted to provide you with more efficient space to conduct your business. So we’ve organized several spaces within […]

Featured Attendee Profile: Chris LaHatte, ICANN

Chris LaHatte Ombudsman, ICANN Twitter | LinkedIn Fast Facts Location: Wellington, New Zealand How long have you been in the domain industry? 4 ½ years Favourite extension: Ones used with imagination and flair Now reading: “A Manual for Cleaning Women” by Lucia Berlin Now watching: Vikings Best city for conferences: Dublin, Ireland Q&A Describe your […]