18 Jun '14, 12am

CentralNic Makes Move Into Retail Registrar Market With Multi-Million Dollar Acquisition of Internet.bs: #domains

CentralNic Makes Move Into Retail Registrar Market With Multi-Million Dollar Acquisition of Internet.bs: #domains

With the rollout of ICANN's new gTLD program, CentralNic has become a major provider of back end services to new gTLD registry operators. However, years earlier the company had already carved out a profitable niche that they continue to mine today, providing third level CentralNic domains that participating registrars offer in 30 different geo-targeted extensions including .us.com , .uk.com and eu.com . With the acquisition of Intrenet.bs, CentralNic will have their own registrar to sell all TLDs directly to the public worldwide. IBS Chairman Gregg McNair and IBS Founder and CEO Marco Rinaudo worked closely with CentralNic CEO Ben Crawford to get the deal done. Crawford said of Internet.bs, “A registrar that serves customers in 199 countries is pretty remarkable. And when you add to that IBS’s advanced technology, its smart, efficient people and its commitment to low price...

Full article: http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/lowdown/2014/dailyposts/...

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