Women Get On Board is a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women to corporate boards. WGoB achieves this through an engaged community of women and men in Canada who are committed to advancing gender diversity in the boardroom. Webnames.ca President and CEO Cybele Negris, who serves on a number of boards and councils such as the Royal Canadian Mint and BC Small Business Taskforce, recently sat down with Women Get on Board to discuss her journey to Board service, share insights for women (and men) seeking board opportunities and unpack how her entrepreneurial background shapes her impact.
On July 27, one of the most highly sought after new generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) extension was sold for a record-breaking $135 million in an auction.
With Alphabet (Google), Donuts Inc. and upstart Nu Dot Co LLC, competing against each other, the winning bid was produced by Nu Dot Co LLC. Backed by Verisign – the registry for .COM and .NET – Nu Dot Co beat out the both Alphabet’s and Donuts’ massive coffers, combined.
Webnames.ca President and Co-Founder Cybele Negris’ new article “Brand and Trademark Protection Has Become Increasingly Complex in Today’s Digital World” is now available on the Business in Vancouver magazine. In this article, she talks about what business owners and executives need to know about protecting your brand and trademark with the launch of the new domain extensions and the trademark clearinghouse.
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder Cybele Negris’ new article titled “Business technology travel checklist to keep you connected on the road” is out and available on the Business in Vancouver magazine. In this article, she talks about what business owners and executives need to know before embarking on a business trip abroad.
Webnames.ca, Financial Post, and SOHO Business Group are please to invite you to attend the Marketing Event of the Year, on April 26th at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Downtown Toronto. This event features experts and entrepreneurs in marketing, media, and online social engagement to help your business to succeed.
The landscape of how we market and how we sell our products and services today has changed dramatically. Overcome the sales, marketing and communication challenges and get your brand noticed through all the clutter at FP REACH 2013.
Cybele Negris, Webnames.ca President and Co-Founder, will also be one of the speakers for FP Reach 2013. If you are interested in meeting her, please drop by and say hello! We’d love to have an opportunity to meet you as well!
Where and When
April 26,2013, Fairmont Royal York, Toronto ON
Who Should Attend
Entrepreneurs, business owners and executives, managers, and professionals in marketing, sales, media, social media, communications, and public relations interested in learning new and innovative ways to grow your business!
What You Get
An All Access Pass that includes:
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris’ new article titled “Sorting out the technology behind secure websites” is out and you can find it on the Business in Vancouver magazine. In this article, she explains to us the basics of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), how it works, and why online businesses should have them.
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris’ new article in PROFIT magazine is out, and she discusses How thieves can swipe your domain name.
Having a domain name and a website are both essential to businesses today, and with that arises a potential liability to be aware of. Whether it be a past employee who has been fired or a rogue web designer who has worked with your company, these relationships can sometimes go sour. Information shared with these people about the registration of the domain name and access to the website and email are hijacked as a consequence.
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris’ new article in Business In Vancouver is out, and she discusses ways to Prevent Your Intellectual Property from Being Hijacked.
Having a domain name and a website are both essential to businesses today, and with that arises a potential liability to be aware of. Whether it be a past employee who has been fired or a rogue web designer who has worked with your company, these relationships can sometimes go sour. Information shared with these people about the registration of the domain name and access to the website and email are hijacked as a result.
Webnames.ca would like to congratulate all the Finalists of the Small Business BC 2013 Successful You Awards! The awards night is back for its 10th year and it will be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver on February 28, 2013.
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris’ new article in PROFIT Magazine is out and she talks about how to avoid sending out digital junk.
Technology has advanced to the point that it is amazing what you can do with your phone. QR codes (those bar code like boxes found on almost everything, everywhere) can be scanned with a phone to receive discounts or to go to a certain website like Facebook or Twitter.
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris was featured on the new WestEnder in Vancouver, and she talks with Kelsey Klassen about new gTLDs and how they will revolutionize the Internet domain.
The launch of the new gTLDs will be the biggest domain name landrush in the history of the Internet. As the launch date of gTLDs come closer, it is important to know what opportunities the landrush will represent and how the gTLDs can potentially drive traffic towards businesses. In a world where search engine optimization (SEO) is king, the importance of securing an appropriate domain increases significantly.
To reserve a new gTLD domain name, visit our pre-registration page at www.webnames.ca/pre-registration
The full “A new internet era: How gTLDs like .blog and .sex will work” article is available at: www.wevancouver.com/news/187160411
To view past news about Webnames.ca and Cybele Negris, visit our media page at: www.webnames.ca/about/media
Webnames.ca President and Co-founder, Cybele Negris’ new article in PROFIT Magazine is out and she shares her thoughts on the 5 Tech Trends to Cash In On in 2013.
Technology has become so integrated with business and our personal lives that we now usually take it for granted. However, it is still important to monitor new technology trends and take advantage of key efficiencies or opportunities technology can bring.
Another Great Year at Webnames.ca in 2012
A message from our President:
Webnames.ca had another extremely productive year with key product launches and upgrades. We continue to live our core values to “amaze every customer with exceptional service”, maintaining an average under one minute response time in our contact centre.
We continue to be very active in our community and “make a positive difference” through sponsorships, serving on boards like the Canadian Internet Registration Authority, Small Business BC, Small Business Roundtable of BC and the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs as well as speaking at numerous events and mentoring startups and other entrepreneurs. I’m proud of all our achievements in 2012 and thank our highly dedicated and engaged team for all they do.
Most of all, I thank our valued clients for putting your trust in us and for your support. On behalf of everyone here at Webnames.ca we wish you a safe and happy holiday season and much success in 2013.
Here are some of these highlight at Webnames.ca in 2012.
-Cybele Negris, Webnames.ca President