Oversee.net Names Finance Segment GM

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net announced this morning that it has named a new General Manager of its Consumer Finance Group. The company--which owns a portfolio of consumer focused, lead generation and other online marketing websites--said that McFarland will head up its consumer finance websites such as CreditCards.org. McFarland will report to Oversee.net CEO Debra Domeyer. oversee.net oversee finance executive credit financial marketing

Oversee.net Buys ShopWiki

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the Internet marketing and domain firm headed by Jeff Kupietzky, announced this morning that it has acquired ShopWiki , which operates a network of shopping comparison websites. According to Oversee.net, ShopWiki will become a wholly owned subsidiary of the firm, and operate as a part of its Vertical Markets division. ShopWiki was advised by Gridley & Company in the deal, with Portico Capital Securities advising Oversee.net.

Oversee.net Names CTO

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Los Angeles-based online marketing and domain firm Oversee.net has named Gene Chuang as its new Chief Technology Officer, the company said today. He also was previously Executive Director at AT&T Interactive, and also was Director of Engineering at Yahoo Search Marketing. Oversee.net provides performance marketing and domain-related advertising technology, in addition to operating websites in the travel, consumer finance, and other lead verticals.

Oversee.net Sells Off DomainFest

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net has sold off its flagship, domain name industry conference, DomainFest , as the compny continues to diversify away from its roots in the domain name management market. Domainfest had been produced by DomainSponsor, which Oversee.net had sold to Rook Media in April of last year.

Oversee.net Sells Moniker, SnapNames

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the domain name and Internet marketing firm, has sold off its Moniker and SnapNames units, to KeyDrive S.A. According to Oversee, the sale helps it to focus on its core monetization and vertical markets division. Oversee.net had acquired Moniker in January of 2008, and SnapNames in June of 2007. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed. Moniker and SnapNames handle live domain auctions.

Moniker's Cahn Departs Oversee.net

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the operator of domain monetization and Internet marketing sites, said Friday that Moniker founder Monte Cahn will be leaving the firm. Cahn has been at Oversee since December of 2007, when Oversee.net acquired Moniker. Oversee's Jeff Kupietzky said that Oversee "look(s) forward to working with" Cahn in new capacities. READ MORE>>. oversee moniker executive monte cahn

Oversee.net Names Travel GM

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Los Angeles-based online marketing and domain firm Oversee.net has named a new General Manager of its Travel Vertical today, tapping Raj Beri for the position. Oversee.net's various travel websites provide flight and vacation comparison shopping, airport parking and rental information, and more. Beri will oversee the firm's LowFares.com, FareSpotter.net, AboutAirportParking.com and AirportParking.com. websites.

Oversee.net Sets Co-CEOs

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the online domain name and Internet marketing firm, has set Debra Domeyer and Scott Morrow as Co-CEOs of the company, the firm said Monday. Both have been heading up Oversee.net's operations since shortly before Jeff Kupietzky left the company last year, to relocate to Israel for family reasons.

Oversee.net Launches New Travel Site

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the operator of a range of domain name and Internet marketing sites, said Monday that it has launched a new, travel planning and hotel booking site, HotelHostess.com. The new travel site joins Oversee.net's other destination travel sites, LowFares.com, an airfare travel search site, and AboutAirportParking.com, which provides reservations and information about airport parking lots.

Oversee.net Buys AboutAirportParking.com

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the domain monetization and Internet marketing firm, said Friday morning that it has integrated AboutAirportParking.com into its LowFares.com travel comparison site. The firm said it had acquired the airport parking reservation and domain name from T2 Media earlier this year. No financial details of the buy were disclosed.

Oversee.net Launches Credit Card Site

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net said this morning that it has launched a new site, CreditCards.org, which is focused on smarter credit card decisions. Oversee.net operates a network of various Internet marketing and domain sites, including DomainSponsor, SnapNames, LowFares.com, and other sites. According to Oversee, the new site will provide information on credit cards and simplify the process of finding credit for users.

Interview with Jeff Kupietzky, Oversee.net

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It's been awhile since we caught up with the folks at Los Angeles-based Oversee.net (www.oversee.net), which has a very big businesses in the domain name area, so we thought we'd sit down and hear how things are going for the firm. What businesses is Oversee.net now in?

Oversee.net Teams On Security Effort

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the provider of Internet performance marketing and domain name services, is looking to better secure the Internet against malware, with a link with security firm Team Cymru. Oversee.net said the deal involves its DomainSponsor business unit, which will tap Team Cymru to help detect and identify potentially malicious communications in its traffic monetization network.

Oversee.net Expands in Europe

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net is planning a European expansion, the firm said this week, saying its DomainSponsor domain monetization division is planning to establish operations in Europe during the first quarter of 2010. According to Oversee.net, it has name Joerg Schnermann as General Manager of DomainSponsor Europe as part of the move, and also hired two other executives to cover the area.

Oversee.net's ShopWiki Debuts Barcode Scanning App

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ShopWiki , the online Internet shopping search engine owned by Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , said this morning that it has debuted a new, barcode scanning app for both Apple iOS and Android. Oversee.net said that Shopwiki currently features 32,000 stores with 42 million listings in the UK market. Oversee.net acquired ShopWiki in 2010.

Oversee.net: Dating(.com) Worth More Than Therapists

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the domain name monetization and Internet marketing firm run by Jeff Kupietzky, continues to rack up million dollar domain names sales. Tags: oversee dating therapist domain domainer marketing snapnames moniker

Oversee.net Ramps Mobile Efforts, Names Mobile GM

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the online marketing and domain monetization company, is bolstering its focus on mobile apps today, saying that it has hired a new General Manager of Mobile Solutions. Oversee.net operates a network of lead generation websites focused on travel, retail, consumer finance, in addition to its domain monetization businesses.

Laudville Bolsters Advisory Board With Oversee.net's Chuang

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Chuang is currently Chief Technology Officer at Oversee.net,and also has served at such companies as Yahoo! Search Marketing, YP.com/AT&T Interactive and Chegg. Los Angeles-based Laudville , a startup developing an online platform to help users share entertainment like movies, books, TV, and music with friends, has added Gene Chuang to its board of advisors, according to the firm.

Oversee.net's Ng Becomes Chairman, Kupietzky New Head

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , which provides Internet marketing and domain name services, is announcing today that co-founder Lawrence Ng is becoming Chairman of the board, and handing over the reins to Jeff Kupietzky. According to Oversee.net, Ng will continue to remain actively involved in the company, along with fellow Oversee.net co-founder Fred Hsu. Kupietzky was formerly EVP of Oversee.net, and has also previously served at X1 Technologies and Digital Insight.

Oversee.net's Kupietzky To Depart Firm

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net said Friday that CEO and President Jeff Kupietzky is planning to depart the firm at the end of August. According to the online marketer and domain name management company, Kupietsky is relocating his family to Israel for personal reasons. Kupietzky joined Oversee.net in November of 2008, taking over for Oversee.net's founder, Lawrence Ng.

Oversee.net, NameMedia Link On Domain Sales

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , which operates a network of businesses focused on domain name monetization and advertising, said today that it has linked with NameMedia , a developer and marketer of premium domain names. According to the firms, Oversee will join NameMedia's Domain Listing service, AfternicDLS.com, in order to expand Oversee.net's sales channels for its domain names.

AboutAirportParking.com Launches iPhone App

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Los Angeles-based AboutAirportParking.com , which is run by Oversee.net, said today that it has launched a new, iPhone travel app. AboutAirportParking.com is a part of Oversee.net's travel vertical, which also includes LowFares.com.

Oversee Cuts Jobs

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the operator of domain name and online marketing businesses, reported this morning that it has cut its workforce by 13 percent. Oversee.net did not detail its exact plans. Oversee.net owns and monetizes domain names, operating a number of domain related businesses. The firm also has a number of online lead generation and online marketing sites.

Data.com Domain Goes For More than $1.5M

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Proving that the market for the right domain name continues to be strong, Moniker and SnapNames , the domain name auction sites owned by Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , reported that they sold the domain Data.com for more than $1.5M Oversee.net said its total private sales from the aftermarket division was more than $11M.

Nami Media Grows Operations

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Los Angeles-based Nami Media , which provides online marketing technology aimed at the pay-per-click (PPC) market, said today that it has doubled its staff, and has moved to a new, larger facility in order to accommodate expected growth this year. Higgason has previously served at MediaTrust, Oversee.net and VeriSign, Inc. nami media expansion jobs marketing

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Donuts Adds 14 Domain Extensions At GoDaddy

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The domains are part of a bit extension of GoDaddy in the new global top-level-domain market. Donuts has raised more than $100M in funding, and some of its executive team comes from Demand Media and Oversee.net. Donuts , the global top level domain (gTLD) registrar which has operations and connections to Los Angeles, has rolled out fourteen of its domain extensions via GoDaddy.

SnapNames VP Responds To Oversee Lawsuit

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The former vice president behind the huge, shill bidding scandal at Oversee.net 's SnapNames unit has responded to Oversee.net's lawsuit, saying that--although his actions were "improper"--he only made the bids to purchase website domains he thought had "legitimate value" and to provide "financial security" for himself.

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How Mobile Is Changing Oversee's Business, With Debra Domeyer

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We recently chatted with Debra Domeyer , CEO of Oversee.net (www.oversee.net), a Los Angeles company which provides both domain monetization and runs vertical, consumer lead generation and marketing sites, to hear about the company.

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Webfest Taps Kim Kardashian For Keynote

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Webfest Global , the annual domain name and online traffic monetization conference run by Oversee.net's DomainSponsor, announced Thursday that celebrity Kim Kardashian will be the conference's keynote speaker. The conference caters to professionals in the domain name and Internet marketing industry, but also has been actively reaching out to startups in Southern California.

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Oversee Resolves SnapNames Lawsuits

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net , the operator of Internet marketing and domain monetization services, said today with subsidiary SnapNames that they have resolved two lawsuits filed as a result of a former employee's improper bidding activity. According to Oversee and SnapNames, they have reached a preliminary settlement in the class action lawsuit Resmer vs. SnapNames.com and Oversee.net.

LowFares.com Sees Traffic Jump

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Travel search site LowFares.com , which is owned by Oversee.net, is reporting that it has seen a jump in visitors to the site of 73 percent since the beginning of the year. The firm told socalTECH that the boost came both because it has been more aggressive in search engine marketing, and a new travel deals newsletter which has driven customers to return to the site.

Reflections on 2016: Lawrence Ng, OnRamp Fund

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The partnership will bring about the first mass-market consumer application of AR drone piloting. Previously, Lawrence co-founded Oversee.net which grew from an internet startup to a leader in internet services. This holiday season, we are again sharing the reflections on 2016 from Southern California's technology ecosystem.

How Luxury Link Is Growing Its Travel Marketplace, With Scott Morrow

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Scott Morrow is an Internet and startup veteran, having run such companies as Oversee.net and ThisNext, and headed up product marketing for IAC/Citysearch. When I first came on board, we were not very sophisticated with our search engine marketing.

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