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Over $6.8 Million In Bids For NamesCon 2016 Live and Online Domain Name Auction


RightOfTheDot and NameJet are partnering to host the live and online domain name auction of premium domain names for the upcoming NamesCon 2016 domain name industry conference.

Kirkland, WA (PRWEB) January 08, 2016

RightOfTheDot and NameJet have partnered together to launch the premium domain name auction that will occur online on the NameJet website in conjunction with the live domain auction that will be held at NamesCon 2016.

RightOfTheDot is a leading Internet domain name sales, brokerage, auction, consulting and advisement firm. Combined with NameJet's premier aftermarket domain name auction platform and the heavily attended NamesCon conference, this collaboration will produce one of the most exciting domain events of the year.

There are currently 425 domain names available in this exclusive auction with over $6.8 million in bids placed so-far. Of that, 155 domain names have bids in excess of $1,000, with 41 five-figure bids, 11 six-figure bids, and 2 domain names with bids in excess of $1,000,000.

Monte Cahn, President of RightOfTheDot said, "We are very bullish on this year's results. I believe we will achieve 2-3 times better than last year due to the quality of names and our overall marketing strategy."

The auctions will feature some of the best .COM and new gTLD names available anywhere including:

380.COM - 562.COM - 397.COM


A NameJet account is required to participate in the online and live auctions. Bids for domains may be placed now on the NameJet website.

RightOfTheDot will conduct the live auction on January 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM Pacific Time at the NamesCon conference at the New Tropicana Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. At that time approximately 125 of the domains will placed into the live auction to be conducted in the room at NamesCon. To participate in the live auction, you may do so in-person at NamesCon, or you can register to participate online here. Once registered you will receive an email from RightOfTheDot with a username and password that will allow you to enter the live auction portal here.

Following the live auction, the online auction will be extended on the NameJet website for an additional 10 days and will close completely on January 21, 2016. This extended auction will include the domains names not selected for live auction and for any domains in the live auction that do not hit reserve.

About NameJet:
NameJet, LLC, a joint venture between eNom, Inc., a subsidiary of Rightside (NASDAQ: NAME) and Network Solutions, LLC, a subsidiary (NASDAQ: WWWW), is the world's leading domain name auction platform. Launched in 2007, NameJet has since processed more than 200,000 domain auctions on its award-winning and easy-to-use website. With an exclusive inventory of expired and deleted domains from several of the largest registrars, plus top-quality premium name listings and drop-catching services, NameJet is the industry's most trusted auction and aftermarket services provider.

About RightOfTheDot, LLC
RightOfTheDot, LLC is an Internet consulting and advisement firm specializing in new and existing TLD strategies, contention resolution and TLD private auction services, board advisement, premium domain auctions, market positioning, sales and services. The new venture is the brainchild of two successful domain and Internet industry veterans, Monte Cahn and Michael H. Berkens, Esq., who possess a unique combination of vision, leadership and domain expertise. This highly qualified consulting group gives you access to the most experienced domain sales and marketing strategists in the industry. Both principals of RightOfTheDot are members of the prestigious Domain Hall Of Fame. Together, they have participated in more than $350,000,000 in domain sales and assisted in the successful launches of 22 of the existing sTLDs and gTLDs, in addition to several ccTLDs available today.

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