How CentralNic grew into a large domain and advertising company, and why it’s shifting its approach to M&A.
CentralNic (LON: CNIC) is one of the most interesting companies in the domain name space. It started as a third level domain registrar but has grown into a behemoth in the domain registration and online advertising space, generating over $700 million last year. On today’s Domain Name Wire podcast show, CentralNic CEO Michael Riedl discusses the past and present of the company, and explains why CentralNic has shifted its corporate strategy around M&A and returning capital to shareholders.
CentralNic Group Plc (LON:CNIC) is one of the world’s leading providers of internet infrastructure services. The company provide tools for those who wish to go beyond consuming internet content. CentralNic’s services are designed for those who seek to contribute, to communicate, to build, to promote and to earn online.