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4 years ago today Mr. Berkens rang the register, a look back

Labeled as domains in Domain Industry News started by equity78, Dec 7, 2019.

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  1. equity78

    equity78 Top Member TLDInvestors.com TheDomains Staff PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    On this day back in 2015 Michael Berkens announced that he sold the majority of his portfolio to GoDaddy. (171 comments). At the time Michael could not give numbers but after things settled the numbers came out, DomainInvesting.com covered the purchase price of $35.5 Million. The credit goes to George Kirikos: According to a series of tweets from George Kirikos this evening, GoDaddy … [Read more...]
     
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  2. WatchDogue

    WatchDogue Top Member VIP

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    I well remember the announcement of the sale of the majority of that outstanding portfolio and the speculation about the long term value of those choice domains as well as the price paid to acquire those names.

    No doubt an outstanding win - win for both the seller and buyer and thanks for bringing this super sale back into the light!
     
  3. platey

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    It was a good decision to sell the portfolio when he did

    Selling the portfolio when he did allows him to buy the very best emerging trend one word. Coms irrespective of price
     

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