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Web.com Acquires Latin America Based Donweb.com

Wed, 25th January 2017, 20:35

Citing its international growth strategy, Web.com has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Latin American-focused Donweb.com, a leading web hosting and domain registration company.

David L. Brown, chairman, chief executive officer and president of Web.com states:

“The addition of Donweb.com to our organization will be an important next step in our international growth strategy. Latin America has a large and growing base of small-business customers who are looking for website and internet solutions and need assistance. Over the last 15 years, Donweb.com CEO and Founder Guillermo Tornatore has built an impressive service-oriented business that focuses on the customer, and we look forward to Guillermo and his experienced, Argentina-based team of approximately 90 employees joining the Web.com family”.

Guillermo Tornatore, Donweb.com's chief executive officer and founder adds:

"We are pleased to enter into an agreement with Web.com. We look forward to combining our expertise and success in helping small businesses with Web.com's online marketing solutions to better serve this market"

Argentina-based Donweb.com provides a wide range of services such as email marketing, VPS and dedicated services in the Latin American region. The company was set up in 2002 and also specializes in web hosting and cloud servers. Donweb.com’s customers primarily comprise small and mid-sized businesses.

The transaction is expected to close by the end of the first quarter of 2017. Web.com other brands include Network Solutions and Register.com.

 

About Donweb.com

Founded in 2002, Donweb.com is a leading Latin American technology company that provides web hosting, cloud servers, dedicated servers, email marketing and domains services to small and medium-sized businesses. Donweb.com is one of the largest providers in the Latin American market and has achieved constant growth by simplifying the process of building a web presence for its customers.

 

About Web.com

Web.com started out as Micron Electronics and sold computers. After closing down its PC business and entering the website business, Micron Electronics started to acquire related businesses. It then changed its name to Interland in 2000. After changing its name to Web.com, the company continued to grow when in 2007 it merged with Website Pros in 2007. Web.com now provides a full range of Internet services to small businesses to help them compete and succeed online. Web.com meets the needs of small businesses anywhere along their lifecycle with affordable, subscription-based solutions including domains, hosting, website design and management, search engine optimization, online marketing campaigns, local sales leads, social media, mobile products and eCommerce solutions.

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