WAKEFIELD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Domain Name Association (DNA), a new global non-profit organization created to educate users about the growing domain name industry, including hundreds of new domains on the horizon, is presenting two free webcasts on October 17. All are invited to learn more about this new group.
|Who:||Leaders of the new Domain Name Association (DNA)|
|What:||Free informational webcast about the DNA, including its mission, goals, activities, and membership benefits, along with member testimonials|
|When:||Webinar One: Thursday, October 17, 12:00 noon Eastern time,|
|featuring Job Lawrence, Principal, gTech Ideas & Opportunities, Google, and Richard Merdinger, Vice President-Domains, Go Daddy|
|Webinar Two: Thursday, October 17, 7:00 p.m. Eastern time|
|Adrian Kinderis (Chair), CEO, ARI Registry Services, and Statton Hammock, VP, Business & Legal Affairs, Registry Operations, United TLD|
|Why:||The DNA will educate Internet users around the world about the new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) soon to be released through ICANN’s New gTLD Program. The DNA will develop educational resources and campaigns to prepare users for these changes and support the success of the new domains, as well as promoting the interests of the domain name industry.|
|Media Contact:||Judith Vanderkay|
About the DNA
The Domain Name Association (the DNA) is a non-profit business association that represents the interests of the domain name industry. It is independent and global in scope, and its membership is open to organizations involved in the provision, support, and sale of domain names, such as domain name registries, registrars, resellers, and registry service providers.
The DNA’s mission is to promote the best interests of the domain name industry by advocating the use, adoption, and expansion of domain names as the primary tool for users to navigate the Internet. More information is available at www.thedna.org.
For The Domain Name Association
Judith Vanderkay, +1-781-876-6208