The Marathon of Hope

The Marathon of Hope

Written by Brian Cute, CEO of Public Interest Registry

Photo by: Boris Spremo

What drives a person to try to change the world for the better?

Why do “ordinary” people muster their energy and limited resources, turn them into passion …

Posted on April 12th, by Laura Bentz in Advocacy, Children, Community, Events, Nonprofit, Social Good.
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“7” Doesn’t Need Luck; This .ORG Means Change #Beckham7

“7” Doesn’t Need Luck; This .ORG Means Change #Beckham7

Earlier this week, UNICEF announced the launch of 7.org – a joint initiative with David Beckham to support seven development projects across seven different countries in the effort to #putchildrenfirst and protect them from danger.

7: The David Beckham UNICEF …


Reaching for New Heights and Global Impact

Reaching for New Heights and Global Impact

Working internationally not only offers a chance to expand branding efforts, but it’s also an opportunity to learn – about the customs, local businesses, and the people across international borders. Our team is grateful to have this opportunity to travel …


Happening This Week: ResellerClub HostingCon India

Happening This Week: ResellerClub HostingCon India

We’re excited to be back in India for this year’s ResellerClub event that will be taking place in partnership with HostingCon –- this time in Mumbai!

For those who haven’t had a chance to attend previously, this event focuses primarily …

Posted on December 8th, by Laura Bentz in Events, News, ORG, Technology.
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A Behind-The-Scenes Look From Our Latest Shoot!

A Behind-The-Scenes Look From Our Latest Shoot!

Okay, we can’t give away TOO many details just yet… BUT we can tell you that we plan to put smiles on your faces and get some good laughs out of you. Make sure to be on the lookout for …

Posted on November 10th, by Laura Bentz in Art, Domains, ORG, Technology.
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The History of .org

The History of .org

Established as one of the original top-level domains (TLDs) of the Internet in 1985, .org has a history almost as long as the Internet itself. For more than 25 years, .org sites have helped create engaged, empowered communities – both …


Your Story Could Earn You $5,000!

Your Story Could Earn You $5,000!

For over a decade, people all over the world – people like you – have carried out their missions and created positive impact on .org – where action begins! We’ve truly been humbled by the passion and commitment that has …

Posted on March 10th, by Laura Bentz in Community, ORG, Promotions.
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Sevenly[+].org

Sevenly[+].org

There is something to be said about organisations that devote themselves to creating an impact – no matter how big or how small – on the world. Particularly when money is often a leading motive in life, it’s refreshing to …


2013: A Year of InsPIRation

2013: A Year of InsPIRation

Can you believe that December is here already? What a year 2013 has been, an exciting one at that! From global conferences and meeting with NGOs, to revealing Public Interest Registry’s new branding and the revamped face of pir.org to …


ICANN & Public Interest Registry Renew .ORG Contract

ICANN & Public Interest Registry Renew .ORG Contract

Yesterday, on November 19, 2013, we renewed our .ORG agreement with ICANN. Watch the video below to see ICANN GDD President Akram Atallah joined by our own Brian Cute (CEO) and David Maher (Senior VP) in the signing ceremony.

Here …

Posted on November 20th, by Laura Bentz in Internet, ORG.
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