Domainer faces : Alexander, Alvin and George – three guys we met at MERGE! 2017

MERGE! 2017 in Orlando, Florida, brought together domain conference veterans and newcomers alike. We met several people from the domain industry who shared their story, and what motivates them on a day to day basis. Here are three of them, in alphabetical order. Alexander Schubert, from Germany, is a resident of Riga, Latvia for the […]

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Hotels.CLUB and huge room discounts : Five plus one questions with owner, George Verdugo

George Verdugo is a domain investor and serial entrepreneur, and co-owner of DNForum with Kevin Faler. Last year, George Verdugo acquired the premium domain, Hotels.CLUB, with a very specific business plan in mind: to offer heavily discounted hotel bookings. The new venture went live last week. We reached out to George to find out more […]

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DNForum : Interview with the new owners, George Verdugo and Kevin Faler, at NamesCon 2017

During NamesCon 2017, we had the pleasure to meet with and interview the new owners of DNForum, George Verdugo and Kevin Faler. changed hands very recently, after its former owner, Adam Dicker, sold it along with an assortment of other assets for an undisclosed amount, retaining zero interest in the venture. Kevin and George […]

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The new DNForum .com is open for business, and under new ownership

Yesterday, we broke the big news that Adam Dicker sold and all of its assets. Long time domain investors who called DNForum “home” will be elated, as entrepreneurs George Verdugo (CEO) and Kevin Faler (CFO) are now in full control and ownership of DNForum. The move was motivated by the need to preserve and […]

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DNForum .com under new ownership; Adam Dicker has sold the domain forum and all assets

DNForum is under new ownership; former owner, Adam Dicker, has sold the domain name, the forum and all associated assets, retaining zero interest. Real estate and domain entrepreneur, George Verdugo, is the new partnership’s CEO, along with domain investor and entrepreneur, Kevin Faler, who will serve as the CFO of the US-based corporation. The new […]

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I Love Chicago : Cubs win World Series, George Verdugo launches new domain venture!

The Chicago Cubs ended an 108-year drought, winning the World Series, and a hard-working domainer can celebrate as well. Domain investor, George Verdugo, acquired the domain name just days before the baseball final. “I closed on the deal right before the Chicago Cubs made it to the World Series final, it was a lucky […]

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Viva Cuba! George Verdugo lands historic Cuban domain name

The Cold War is officially over, now that the US and Cuba have mutually re-instated their respective embassies. Fidel Castro is retired, and the road ahead is promising an influx of American tourists and businesses heading towards Havana – and we don’t mean the Miami district. Domain investors capitalizing on the opportunity have been acquiring […]

Copyright © 2017 · All Rights Reserved. : The early domainer catches the proverbial worm

Domain investor, George Verdugo, is always busy; his real estate business, Casas Baratas keeps him occupied with the world of house flipping. With, Verdugo has built a 5,000-strong online community that delivers news and happenings to the Hispanic community of Los Angeles. His out-of-this-world project,, is awaiting the right moment for the launch […]

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George Verdugo : From real estate and space, to becoming “UNO” in L.A.

George Verdugo is on a roll; the Kansas City resident and East L.A. native has so many hot irons in the fire, that one might say “muy caliente“! After launching Casas Baratas for the global Hispanic house market, George went on to conquer things outside this earth, launching Visit Space. Craving some earthly oxygen, George […]

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Domainer George Verdugo selected as the new ‘Trivago Guy’

Domain investor and VisitSpace operator, George Verdugo, is now officially the new ‘Trivago‘ guy. Selected among 1,200 applicants, George will substitute scruffy Trivago actor, Tim Williams, who is retiring after making a fortune for Trivago. Verdugo was chosen for his outgoing personality, good taste in plaid shirts and knowledge of the real estate, travel and […]

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Zillow swallows Trulia for $3.5 billion dollars

Are all the huge news always reserved to be released on Mondays? Online real estate listings titan, Zillow, announced plans to acquire Trulia, its primary competitor of equal statue and value. The merger will materialize in an all-stock transaction worth $3.5 billion dollars, creating a giant conglomerate of epic proportions. Both companies will continue to […]

Copyright © 2017 · All Rights Reserved. – The one the Chamber of Commerce let go away!

Branson, Missouri is a thriving city in the Ozark Mountains, named after Reuben Branson, local entrepreneur and postmaster in the 1880s. Entrepreneurship still goes strong in the Internet era, and the owners of know very well about it all. Yesterday, sold its 4,000,000th online ticket, something that would never be possible, had the […]

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