SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BRS Media, a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that assists traditional and interactive media companies build and brand on the power of the Internet, today announced that dotFM, the .FM Top-Level Domain Registry, is celebrating its 18th anniversary of inspiring domain originality.
“Domain names are the calling cards of Cyberspace”
BRS Media pioneered the ‘multimedia’ domain space since launching the .FM Top Level Domain on April 6, 1998. For 18 years, dotFM has provided the marketplace with a professional, reliable, secure and stable ‘Industry Specific’ domain extension, while at the same time encouraging innovation, openness and creativity in the unparalleled multimedia namespace.
“It is remarkable that it was eighteen years ago, we introduced the world to the .FM TLD. We are truly privileged at the opportunity to celebrate this milestone of inspiring clients to build a great brand online with an .FM domain name,” remarked George T. Bundy, Chairman & CEO of BRS Media Inc. “We launched dotFM at the Internet Technologies and Applications Conference @ NAB 98, alongside media based Internet startups like Mark Cuban’s AudioNet and Rob Glaser’s RealAudio. Over the past 18 years, the .FM Brand Registry Service has evolved to meet the growing demand and creativity of our clientele. Today, our comprehensive portfolio of registrants not only includes broadcasters, Internet radio and the music community, but also interactive companies, premier social media ventures and podcast entrepreneurs worldwide.”
In celebration, dotFM will again co-sponsor the RAIN Summit West Conference held Sunday April 17, 2016 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort. The premiere Internet radio and online audio industry summit is a co-located event of The NAB Show in Las Vegas NV, the World’s largest electronic media show. The NAB Show is of significant historical importance for dotFM, as this was the event that the .FM top-level domain was first introduced to the Industry. Back in 1998, Peggy Miles of Intervox Communications, Author of Internet Age Broadcaster proclaimed: “Domain names are the calling cards of Cyberspace”.
The original press release from April, 6, 1998 is located at: http://dot.fm/1998.
The .FM Top-Level Domain is available directly from dotFM (https://dot.fm), as well as, through most ICANN Accredited Registrars (http://get.fm/registrars) like: Go Daddy, Hover, Name.com, Dynadot, Network Solutions, Gandi.net, United Domains, and many more. Information about .FM Domains, Domain Spotlights, Premium Domains and more is available at http://Get.fm.
About BRS Media Inc.:
Based in the South of Market district (SoMa) of San Francisco CA, BRS Media (http://brsmedia.fm) was established in 1995, and is celebrating over 20 years Online, featured as one of the fastest growing privately held companies by the SF Business Times and Inc. Magazine for five consecutive years. Its portfolio of leading online properties includes: dotFM® & dotAM®, spotlighting Domain Innovation and Brand Registry Services for media based .FM and .AM domains; dotRadio, .RADIO.am & .RADIO.fm, Internet Radio’s only truly Open & Innovative Domains (TLDs) and @RADIO.am & @RADIO.fm, free and premium Web-based Email Services; dotFM and dotAM are registered trademarks of BRS Media, Inc.
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