Moniker and SnapNames Announce Premium Year-End Auction

Online bidding now open featuring top e-commerce domains: Console.com, Direction.com, Dora.com, Doug.com, Elmo.com, Evaluated.com, Fitting.com, Formals.com, Marriage.com, Pete.com, Radiation.com, Removed.com, Susan.com, We.com, Won.com and More!

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Moniker® and SnapNames®, both KeyDrive S. A. companies and leading providers of domain name solutions, announced today their Premium Year-End Auction. The online auction showcases some of the most sought after domains on the market and provides businesses, including start-ups and established companies, access to domain names for long term, strategic growth initiatives.

The premium auction event features over 120 hand-selected domains across many popular online verticals including Automotive, Entertainment, Finance, Food, Health, Sports, Travel, Technology, and More. The inventory has been specially selected for its unique blend of keywords, branding characteristics, and price points. From Low & No Reserve to Ultra Premium reserve ranges, the catalog caters to the growth initiatives for companies ranging from early stage startups to global corporations. Past events have produced notable sales such as Social.com, Data.com, Guns.com, QE.com, Platinum.com, Empire.com, Dating.com, Tshirts.com and many more.

Additional information including links to the auction can be found at:

https://www.moniker.com/domainauction/events/2013-year-end-premium/

"We have a strong history of providing our clients with domain names that boosts growth opportunities across global markets," said Craig Snyder, CEO of Moniker and SnapNames. "Consistently delivering on our promise to provide quality inventory allows businesses a unique opportunity to start 2014 with domains that compliment their branding and business strategy while taking control of their online identities."

Auction End: November 14, 2013 at 3:15 pm ET

To speak directly to a domain name sales specialist regarding domains for sale and bidding options contact us by email or phone - Email: auction[@]moniker.com; Phone: Toll free in the U.S. and Canada 866-690-6279 (Option 3), Outside the U.S. 503-241-8547 (Option 3).

To participate in the auction an active SnapNames account is required. To set-up a new account go to: https://www.snapnames.com/add_acct_1.jsp.

For more details visit: https://www.moniker.com/domainauction/events/2013-year-end-premium/

About Moniker and SnapNames

Moniker® and SnapNames®, both KeyDrive S.A. companies, offer registries, registrars, businesses and individuals an array of services for domain registration management, acquisition, brokerage and sales. Moniker introduced the live domain name auction concept and is a top worldwide registrar. SnapNames pioneered and operates the largest online auction of registered, expired and deleting domains, giving its customers access to the world's best selection and most valuable names every day. For more information visit www.moniker.com and www.snapnames.com.

CONTACT: Media Contacts Michele Van Tilborg CMO, Moniker & SnapNames marketing@snapnames.com 954-861-3534Source: Moniker & SnapNames