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June’s top DNW stories

Here’s a look back at June in the domain name industry. These were the top five stories on Domain Name Wire last month, as ranked by pageviews. 1. Gail.com, the Gmail “typo” – This domain name gets a lot of traffic and even more misdirected email. 2. DigitalTown let its domain names expire – DigitalTown, […]

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DigitalTown let its domain names expire

Company drops new top level domains as it becomes a shell company. DigitalTown, Inc. filed its delayed 10-K yesterday. It covers the fiscal year ending February 28, 2019. The annual report discloses that the Company is no longer acquiring or renewing its domain name portfolio. It had $0 in renewal fees during the fiscal year, […]

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DigitalTown “clean up efforts” to avoid bankruptcy

New management desperately trying to stave off bankruptcy. DigitalTown (OTC: DGTW), a company that has tried many business models and owns a lot of domains under new top level domains, is hanging by a thread. Last month the company named Sam Ciacco as the new CEO and former ICANN CFO Kevin Wilson as CFO. I’m […]

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Former ICANN CFO joins DigitalTown, Ciacco now CEO

DigitalTown gets new leadership as it works on a new business plan. Former ICANN CFO Kevin Wilson has joined DigitalTown as Chief Financial Officer. He is also taking a seat on the board. Wilson was CFO of ICANN from 2007-2011. He was also the initial CFO and VP of Finance at new top level domain […]

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Rob Monster exits DigitalTown, George Nagy takes over CEO role

Monster pares CEO roles down to one. Rob Monster has resigned as CEO of DigitalTown, a company that provides community building platforms. The company owns a large portfolio of domain names, including 11,000 .city domain names. Monster told Domain name Wire that the move has been planned for a while. In an email, he said […]

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