Domainfest in LA has been one of the the few must go to conferences of the ever growing lists of domain trade shows. You have to experience it to understand the magnitude. Besides the main show in LA, there will be 3 separate 1 day events later in the year scheduled for NY, Vegas and Barcelona. I look forward to seeing you there.

complete Press Release:

We are excited to announce that there will be four DOMAINfest events in 2011. There will be our landmark conference, DOMAINfest Global, in Santa Monica the first week in February. Then off to Barcelona in June for DOMAINfest Europe. Two power networking events in the states follow: one in New York in August and to complete the year, another in Las Vegas in November. See you soon I hope.

Please see the release below for more information.


The domain name industry’s best-known and respected domain name conference series will host four shows in 2011: Santa Monica, Barcelona, New York and Las Vegas
LOS ANGELES, California and FRANKFURT, Germany. (October 6, 2010) — DomainSponsor®, the domain name monetization unit of® and organizer of the critically acclaimed DOMAINfest® series of conferences, announced its conference schedule for 2011.

Its flagship annual DOMAINfest Global® conference will be held from February 1-3, 2011 in Santa Monica, California. The entire Fairmont Hotel has been reserved exclusively for DOMAINfest Global in order to create an environment that maximizes networking opportunities.

Based on the success of its three regional events in 2010, DomainSponsor will continue with the regional event format in 2011, hosting conferences in the following cities:

• DOMAINfest Europe in Barcelona, which will be a two day conference in June 2011
• DOMAINfest New York in August, 2011, which will be a 1-day Power Networking event.
• DOMAINfest Las Vegas in November 2011, which will also be a 1-day Power Networking event.

All events will feature a valuable combination of learning and networking opportunities. Expert panelists from both inside and outside the domain industry will share insights about important topics impacting domain investors. Attendees will be able to meet 1-on-1 with these experts as well as with fellow attendees sharing common interests and objectives. Each event will also include a Moniker® domain name auction featuring domains that offer instant branding and traffic advantages. Specific dates and venue locations for the three regional events will be announced soon.

“We received excellent feedback after each of our DOMAINfest events in 2010,” said Peter Celeste, Senior Vice President and General Manager of DomainSponsor. “Everyone praised the quality of the experts, topics, and networking.”

DomainSponsor is currently holding its DOMAINfest Europe event in Prague, Czech Republic, with more than 200 domain name professionals from 24 countries gathering to discuss the industry’s expansion and growth in Europe.

To learn more about DOMAINfest, and to review sponsorship opportunities, visit

About DOMAINfest
Founded and hosted by DomainSponsor, the domain monetization division of, DOMAINfest® brings domain industry and Internet marketing professionals together to learn, network, and do business. Guests include online advertising experts, domain publishers, domain monetization experts, SEO/SEM specialists, website developers, online marketers, ad or affiliate network suppliers, search advertising providers, venture capitalists, bankers and trademark/legal advisors. Visit to review the latest information regarding upcoming DOMAINfest events.

About® is the leader in Internet real estate, specializing in monetizing, registering, selling and developing domain names. The company provides an array of managed services to domain investors, corporations, and individuals across more than ten million web sites. Oversee owns one of the largest portfolios of domain names in the world—more than 1 million names. The company’s unique optimized technology connects consumers and advertisers with highly relevant advertisements. Headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in Portland, Oregon, Pompano Beach, Florida and Frankfurt, Germany, the company’s core brands include DomainSponsor®, SnapNames®, Moniker®, DOMAINfest® and LowFaresTM. To learn more, please visit