TLDs for Associations

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Type: Privately held
Industry: Internet
Ownership: CentralNic
Headquarters: London
Country: UK
Key People
Ben Crawford, CEO CentralNic

TLDs for Associations is one of the new gTLD firms created by CentralNic, an independent registry provider based in London. The firm aims to provide registry solutions for associations interested in operating their own top level domain names (TLDs). Ben Crawford is the CEO of the company.[1]


TLD's for Associations offers the following services:[2]

  • Preparation of TLD application with ICANN
  • Provide technical back-end solutions, which include Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP), IPv6, DNSSEC, DNS, IDNs, thick Whois, data escrow, anycasting and other security and stability metrics
  • Provide representation and serve as an advocate for all activities, meetings and policy making processes within ICANN
  • Create innovative marketing strategies to ensure the continuous growth and success of the TLD