February 16, 2007; 01:37 AM
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. - Following on the heels of successful Live Auctions at T.R.A.F.F.I.C. East and West 2006, and Internext Las Vegas 2007, Moniker.com, the first and only provider of Domain Asset Management(TM), today announced that it will be hosting another multi-million dollar Live Auction of premium domain names at T.R.A.F.F.I.C West in Las Vegas on Wednesday, March 7 at 2:30 pm PST at The Venetian Resort, Hotel and Casino.
Conference attendees will be allowed to place bids while at the Live Auction on such valuable domain names including:
"Domain names are critical assets for all businesses, whether they are launching a new product or a new marketing campaign," said Monte Cahn, co- founder and CEO of Moniker. "Businesses and domainers alike need to consider domain names as investment vehicles that grow in value over time. This Live Auction offers businesses and domainers the opportunity to find multiple assets that will complement their business needs and help growth their portfolios."
To take part in the live bidding, one must be a registered attendee of T.R.A.F.F.I.C. West, which runs March 5-8, 2007. For more information on the conference and how to register, visit http://www.targetedtraffic.com/
Silent Auction Held in Conjunction with Live Event
Moniker will also be hosting a Silent Auction is conjunction with the Live Auction in Las Vegas with thousands of additional names to bid on. The silent auction will run online March 6 through March 14, 2007.
The Silent Auction provides additional opportunities for individuals to purchase domain names that will support their overall portfolio. The last Silent Auction netted over $600,000 with names selling for amounts between $200 and $100,000.
"Moniker is thrilled to host another Live Auction of domain names at T.R.A.F.F.I.C. West," Cahn added. "We sold nearly $10 million worth of domains at our previous six auctions, and hope to break more records this year."
Domain Financing on Site and After
Moniker along with its partner Domain Capital, will offer domain financing to leverage domain purchases made at this event or for other transactions. Moniker and Domain Capital have been pioneering the same concept for virtual real-estate for years in a fashion similar to real estate mortgage financing.
Listen Live on Webmaster Radio
The Live Auction will also be broadcast live on Webmaster Radio.FM. Tune in by visiting http://www.webmasterradio.fm/
Moniker is the first and only provider of Domain Asset Management(TM), a complete set of business services that provide companies a single-point-of- access to help manage and maximize the value of their domains. These services include name creation, registration, acquisition, portfolio management, appraisal and escrow services, traffic monetization and after-market sales - all backed by unsurpassed customer service and security.
With more than a decade of experience, Moniker is a top 10 domain registrar, holds the industry's highest customer retention rate and pioneered the industry's first domain appraisal formula. It is considered the industry's premier marketplace to buy and sell domain names.
Customers include savvy investors, Web entrepreneurs and forward-thinking global companies, including Marchex, Nokta, Future Media Architects, AOL, Yahoo, the National Hockey League, Major League Baseball, Lions Gate Films, Bank of America, Microsoft, Jupitermedia, Geosigns, Mainstream Advertising and many others.
Moniker, with headquarters in Pompano Beach, Florida, is an operating unit of Seevast Corporation, a company of marketing services firms that drive sales, build brands and leverage core assets for their clients.