WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Afternic, the world’s largest premium domain marketplace, announced today that Germany-based HEXONET will join the Afternic reseller network as a Premium Partner. HEXONET, a leading service provider of domain names, technologies, and platforms, will now exclusively offer Afternic’s portfolio of high quality premium domains to its customers as well as its extensive global reseller network.
"HEXONET is extremely excited and optimistic about offering Afternic's premium domains to our customers and extensive worldwide network of resellers,” said Robert Birkner, Chief Strategy Officer of HEXONET. "The volume and quality of the premium domains available on Afternic, now searchable in real time on our domain service platforms, is a tremendous benefit to all clients of HEXONET, who can now purchase and manage these highly valuable domains easily and efficiently."
As a Fast Transfer-enabled partner, HEXONET will offer domain buyers immediate ownership on eligible Afternic domains, and domain sellers instant payment, eliminating the lengthy escrow process of standard transfer domains and providing an optimal customer experience.
Jason Miner, Afternic’s Chief Operating Officer said of the partnership, “It’s exciting to add quality partners like HEXONET to the Afternic marketplace, as a benefit to both of our customers. Expanding our global footprint in Germany aligns with our mission to bring even more options for domain buyers and sellers across the globe.”
Afternic’s inventory is currently available for purchase on HEXONET properties, with Fast Transfer ownership available by the end of July.
Afternic is the world’s largest domain marketplace, offering millions of currently registered domains for sale through leading registrars worldwide. Through DLS, domains are promoted for sale to millions of active domain buyers worldwide.
Afternic is part of NameMedia, a leader in the acquisition, development and trading of digital real estate through a network of highly targeted websites and a marketplace for premium domain names. The company’s website development focuses on creating compelling online communities in niche categories. The company’s marketplace allows owners of premium domain names to sell domains, and for domain buyers to review the largest available inventory. Through its ownership of one of the largest domain portfolios in the world, its innovative website development platform, and its broad distribution, NameMedia now serves more than 50 million visitors to its network of websites and sells domains to customers in more than 100 countries. Headquartered outside Boston in Waltham, Massachusetts, more information is available at www.namemedia.com.
Since 1999, HEXONET has been a leading developer and service provider of reseller technologies for the domain industry, including domain backordering. Thousands of resellers, startups and service providers from across the world trust HEXONET as their domain platform provider. And today, HEXONET manages over one and half million domains for its clients. 1API GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of HEXONET.
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Karen Dixon, 781-839-2873
Vice President, Marketing