We have a pretty decent list again with 89 startup companies that raised a combined $433,896,920 in venture funding. 64% of them is using a .com for their domain name with the ccTLD as the usual runner-up with just under 17%. With seven startups on this list, .Co has a strong showing. One of them is Dia&Co, a personal styling and retail startup for plus size that raised a cool $20M and is using Dia.co as their domain. With one .cash and a .nyc we have two companies that use a new gTLD this week.
Some domains that caught my eye this week were from California-based Point, a company that lets homeowners sell a fraction of their home to long term investors. The company can be found at the premium web address Point.com. Another name + domain that I liked is ContactEngine, a London-based SaaS platform that automates the conversations between corporates and their customers. And then there’s eBev, a Queensland based F&B company that connects hospitality beverage buyers with all of the beverage suppliers in their market via the eBev.com site.
Here’s this weeks list: (more…)