Interland Changes Corporate Name to Web.com, Inc.; Announces New Nasdaq Stock Ticker 'WWWW'
ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Interland announced that it will change its name to Web.com, Inc. on March 20, 2006 in order to align itself more closely with its core web services business. The company will continue to trade on the NASDAQ stock exchange, however under the memorable stock ticker "WWWW". The company's previous ticker was "INLD". The ticker change will also take place on Monday March 20, 2006.
"The Web.com name embraces everything in a brand that offers web services to both small businesses and consumers," stated Jeff Stibel, President and CEO, Interland. "From a business perspective, we feel the name change will enable powerful new marketing, business development and sales opportunities. While we intend to leverage the Interland name as it is well known within the technical community, we will focus on making Web.com the standard for creating a powerful web presence."
Web.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWWW), formerly Interland, Inc. (Nasdaq:INLD), is the leading destination for people seeking a simple way to create a powerful web presence, including finding their website name, designing and hosting their website, and promoting and managing its success. Web.com offers a wide selection of web services including do-it-yourself and professional website design, website hosting, ecommerce, web marketing and email built on its patented technologies. Since 1995, Web.com has helped countless individuals and small businesses leverage the power of the Internet. In fact, more than 4 million websites have been built using Web.com's tools and services. For more information on the company, please visit www.web.com or www.interland.com or call at 1-800-WEB-HOST.