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Innovative Industry Event Features Town Hall, Auction and Continuing Education

September 25, 2007; 03:59 AM

Los Angeles -- DomainSponsor™, the domain monetization business of, today announced that the second annual DOMAINfest Global event will feature the first Domainer Town Hall Meeting, an innovative auction, and a series of continuing education courses. The conference is scheduled for January 21-23, 2008 and will return to the Renaissance Hotel in Hollywood, California. DOMAINfest was created specifically to respond to the needs of domainers operating in today’s business environment.

In commenting on the event, Ron Sheridan, Director of Business Development for DomainSponsor said, “Our goal is to continually offer more to the domainer community and establish DOMAINfest as the premier conference and marketplace for our clients in the domain industry. We understand the importance of our partnerships with top domain professionals and are pleased with the outpouring of support we have received. First and foremost, this conference is about listening to our customers and nurturing key relationships with them and our business partners. DOMAINfest Global 2008 will be a memorable event.”

This year, domain investor and industry expert Frank Schilling will participate in person at DOMAINfest Global by leading the first Domainer Town Hall Meeting, an in-depth discussion on the state of the industry, as well as a free-wheeling question and answer session with the industry veteran. Much like presidential Town Halls, participants will be able to ask the questions that are on their minds and most relevant to their business.

“We are delighted that Frank Schilling has agreed to join us this year,” noted Lawrence Ng, Oversee's Chief Executive Officer. “Because this event is targeted at both experienced and beginning domainers, we are adding new features and formats that have been suggested by our colleagues. This makes our event truly interactive as well as helps stimulate new ideas, networking opportunities, and business prospects.”

The conference will also feature the second DOMAINfest auction, in an innovative new format. For those interested in submitting names for auction or who want additional information, please send your inquiry to [email protected] or [email protected].

Continuing education courses for both experienced and beginner domain professionals are being designed to make participants’ time more productive by teaching and refining skills they will be able to use on site at the conference. Sessions are being offered in negotiation, business structure, finance, taxation and network building.

All DOMAINfest guests will receive VIP treatment. DOMAINfest Global is open to domain professionals as well as those interested in the growing domain industry. Registration is $795. Existing or new DomainSponsor members are eligible to receive a rebate of up to 100% of the cost of an individual registration. To learn more, visit

To register or to get more information about DOMAINfest Global -- including speaker and sponsorship opportunities -- visit or e-mail [email protected]. Hotel reservations can be booked at


DomainSponsor is the leader in domain monetization, serving domain owners since 2002. It monetizes more than two and a half million domain names and has more than 100 million unique visitors per month. To learn more, please visit


Founded in 2000, is a technology-driven online marketing solutions company, with two primary divisions--Oversee Domain Services and Oversee Marketing Services. Headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in Portland, Oregon and San Mateo, California, the Company has over 200 employees. Some of Oversee’s key brands include SnapNames®, the operator of the largest available source of expired and deleting domain names; DomainSponsor™, a global leader in domain monetization and™, a top consumer financial services portal. Oversee has been growing profitably since inception.

Oversee was recently named to the Inc. 500 and is a finalist in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 of Los Angeles. Oversee was also named “Internet and New Media Company of the Year by the Technology Council of Southern California and its CEO and Co-Founder, Lawrence Ng, was named a winner of the 2007 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for the Greater Los Angeles program in the technology category. To learn more, please visit

Media Relations Contact:
Corinne Forti, Oversee Public Relations, 805 498 0113, 805 368 8665 (cell), [email protected]

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