08|25|2011 08:54 pm EDT
The .SX (Saint Martin) registry operator, Open Registry, announced today during the Dot NXT conference that it had received an additional investment by a strategic investors, including DomainTools.com. While the amount of the investment was not disclosed, the company stated that one of their board seats would also go to DomainTools.com.
Jean-Christophe Vignes, CEO, comments “From the beginning we have focused on building the most flexible registry platform, a next-generation platform, with a team that has done it before. Bringing DomainTools and other new investors on board at this time will provide invaluable insight into growing our commercial enterprise and providing world class support to our clients”
Susan Prosser, Vice-President Product & Marketing of DomainTools adds: “OpenRegistry, with its proven technology platform and deep industry experience, is uniquely positioned to create value for clients interested in launching new gTLDs. DomainTools is pleased to contribute to their success”.
The company was founded in 2010 by individuals involved in the creation and operation of the .eu and .be registries, is based in Luxemburg and has offices and Canada and Belgium.
[via Press Release]