As at any domain name conference, one of the best benefits of attending is the opportunity to network! There was no shortage of opportunities to do so in Beijing.
Daniel runs Xinnet’s domain business unit. Xinnet, in business 23 years, is among the 20 domain name registrars by volume in the world, and one of the largest in China. They claim over 16,000 channel partners and more than 1 million enterprise/SMB customers.
The guys at EJEE were among the first that we engaged when embarking on the domain registrar and aftermarket signup phase in China several years back.
The world’s first domain name-themed coffee shop—China.VC—in the Haidian district of Beijing.
Tea and a long proper chat about the domain name investing climate with China’s ‘Domain Captain’, Mr. Peibi Wang 王培陛, CEO of YMQ.cn, at his Beijing office.
As the INTA 2013 Annual Meeting comes to a close I can’t help but note the focus on domain names within the INTA community and on the home page of their website. Compare that to 1997 when my then business partner and I had to write a letter and call INTA to explain what domainContinue reading “INTA and domain names. 1997 vs. 2013.”