Category Archive: Press Release

Public Interest Registry Sponsors Leading Youth, Sport & Development’s Fourth Annual Basket Promotion Week

Apr 27th, 2016 in Press Release

Up to 500 Togo Youth Expected to Participate in Series of Training Camps and Tournaments in West Africa

RESTON, Va. & LOME, Togo – April 27, 2016 – Public Interest Registry, the nonprofit operator of the .org, .ngo and .ong …


Report: Nonprofit Domains Gain Traction Worldwide

Oct 13th, 2015 in Press Release

“The Dashboard” Highlights the Immediate Popularity of New .ngo and .ong Domains and the Steady Growth of .org

RESTON, Va. – October 14, 2015 Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .org, .ngo and .ong domains, today …


Public Interest Registry Appoints Dorcas Muthoni to Enset’s Board of Directors

Sep 30th, 2015 in Press Release

Internet Hall of Fame Inductee to Serve Two-Year Term

RESTON, Va. – September 30, 2015 –  Public Interest Registry — the not-for-profit manager of .org, .ngo and .ong — today announced the appointment of Dorcas Muthoni to the board of …


Call for Nominations Now Open for Candidates to Advise Nonprofit Registrar on Issues within the Global NGO Community

May 18th, 2015 in Press Release

RESTON, Va., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Public Interest Registry — the not-for-profit manager of .org, .ngo, .ong and four IDNs — today announced it is accepting nominations for the Board of Directors of nonprofit domain registrar Enset. In …


PIR Seeks Candidates to Serve on its .ORG Advisory Council

May 4th, 2015 in Press Release

Nonprofit and Internet Leaders Welcome to Participate in Call for Nominations Now through June

RESTON, Va. – May 4, 2015 – Public Interest Registry (PIR), the nonprofit operator of the .org domain, today opened the call for nominations to identify …


Public Interest Registry Releases Report Detailing the Steady Growth of the .org Domain in 2014

Mar 31st, 2015 in Press Release

“The Dashboard” Report Shows the Global Growth of Domain Registrations and Trends

RESTON, Va. – March 31, 2015 – Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain, today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report “…


Public Interest Registry Releases Bi-Annual Report Showing Continued Growth of the .org Domain

Aug 27th, 2014 in Press Release

“The Dashboard” Report Offers Insight into Domain Registration Growth and Trends

RESTON, Va., August 27, 2014
Public Interest Registry – the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain – today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report, “The


Public Interest Registry Names Marc Saitta as Chief Financial Officer

Aug 25th, 2014 in Press Release

Veteran Financial Executive Joins as Not-for-Profit Prepares for Global Portfolio Expansion

Reston, Va. (August 25, 2014) – Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain, today announced the hiring of Marc Saitta as chief financial officer. With extensive …


Women LEAD Announced Winner of the WhyIChose.org Contest

Jul 21st, 2014 in Press Release

Nepali Young Women’s Leadership Organization Awarded $5,000 from Public Interest Registry

RESTON, Va., July 21, 2014
Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain, today announced Women LEAD as the winner of the WhyIChose.org Contest. Women LEAD was …


Public Interest Registry Announces Support for Internet Technical Leaders in Welcoming IANA Globalization Progress

Mar 17th, 2014 in Press Release

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Public Interest Registry, the long-time registry operator of .org, one of the most successful Top Level Domains since the Internet’s inception, today announced its support for the statements by leaders of the Internet technical organizations responsible for coordination …