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Nashville.city is Live

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC:DGTW), is pleased to announce the official launch of Nashville.city. The shared-ownership co-operative is an innovative platform that provides residents and visitors with a means to actively improve local quality of life as they search, connect, share and shop within their community. Starting today, residents […]

Austin.city Open for Business

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With the opening of SXSW just over 2 months away, DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW), the leading provider of People-centric Solutions for Smart Cities, is pleased to announce the launch of Austin.city, a groundbreaking platform cooperative where residents and visitors improve quality of life in Austin as they […]

DigitalTown Announces Global Launch of CityShares

SEATTLE, Dec. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW), the leading provider of People-centric Solutions for Smart Cities, announced today the beginning of the free claim period for CityShares, or fractional interests, in its Smart City platforms across nearly 4 million cities, towns and villages around the world. The announcement makes it possible […]

DigitalTown Announces Acquisition of City Information B.V.

SEATTLE and AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW) and CityInformation B.V., have entered into an agreement for DigitalTown to acquire the assets of CityInformation.  The combination positions DigitalTown as technology partner of choice for equipping cities to win in the Digital Age through Smart City solutions powered by […]

DigitalTown Announces Acquisition of Congo Ltd. Assets

SEATTLE and AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW) and Congo, Ltd., have entered into an agreement for DigitalTown to acquire technology, expertise, and other assets of Congo.  Congo’s flagship product is JustLegal.com, an online service for legal service provider discovery. The combined capability powers a global platform for connecting […]

Digital Eternity for Netizens

SEATTLE, Sept. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW), a leading provider of smart city platform solutions, announced today the launch of permanent digital addresses for Netizens who are legal residents concurrent with the start of the rollout of their Blockchain based Smart City Platform across more than 20,000 of the world’s largest […]

DigitalTown Introduces Blockchain Platform for Smart Cities

SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK:DGTW), a leading provider of smart city portal solutions, announced today the launch of a Blockchain-based Distributed Ledger for managing shared ownership of each city in its global network of city portals. The unprecedented move heralds a new era for empowering public-private partnership in the […]

DigitalTown Acquires Comencia

SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – July 05, 2017) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) announced today the acquisition of Comencia Inc., a provider of global travel affiliate solutions. Effective July 1, 2017, DigitalTown has acquired a 100% interest in Comencia, Inc. Comencia will continue to operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of DigitalTown. Mike Cartwright, Co-Founder and CEO of […]

DigitalTown Inks Deal With Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association

SEATTLE, WA and NASHVILLE, TN–(Marketwired – March 09, 2017) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) is pleased to announce the execution of a definitive operating agreement with the Tennessee Hospitality and Tourism Association (TnHTA) to introduce DigitalTown’s flagship Smart Tourism platform across the Great State of Tennessee. Greg Adkins, the President & CEO of the TnHTA participated […]

South Dakota Hotel & Lodging Association Joins DigitalTown Smart Tourism Network

SEATTLE, WA and PIERRE, SD–(Marketwired – May 11, 2017) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) is pleased to announce the execution of a definitive operating agreement with the South Dakota Hotel & Lodging Association (SDHLA) to introduce DigitalTown’s Smart Tourism platform across South Dakota. The partnership calls for rollout of the DigitalTown Smart City platform for each […]

DigitalTown, Digital Greenwich, Dot London Domains and MMX Announce Strategic Partnership for a Smart London

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM and SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – May 09, 2017) – London’s businesses and citizens to receive Smart Wallets to make it easier to search, connect and transact locally via web and mobile devices Licensed Businesses and Residents to receive verified .LONDON digital identity which can be personalized Services to be launched at London Tech Week […]

New Jersey Tourism Industry Association Partners With DigitalTown for Smart Tourism

SEATTLE, WA and ATLANTIC CITY, NJ –(Marketwired – April 21, 2017) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) is pleased to announce the execution of a definitive operating agreement with the New Jersey Tourism Industry Association (NJTIA) to introduce DigitalTown’s flagship Smart Tourism platform across the Great State of New Jersey. Joe Simonetta, the Executive Director of the NJTIA, […]

DigitalTown Announces Expansion of Board of Directors

BELLEVUE, WA and LONDON, UK–(Marketwired – December 21, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) announced the expansion of its Board of Directors adding veteran executives Maury Blackman, Kenwei Chong, and Mark Schwartz, as well as the charter of Board Committees. Effective December 8, 2016, on the occasion of the Company’s quarterly Board of Directors meeting in […]

How Your City Website Can Drive Revenue

Image: Pixabay City revenue does not need to be lost to big Web corporations in retail and service spaces; the DigitalTown platform drives consumers to city websites. Vendor Spotlight on DigitalTown.com. Editor’s Note: Updated May 29, 2018. DigitalTown CEO Rob Monster recently gave a TedX Talk in Budva, Montenegro, addressing how cities can lead the transformation to […]

Biztech goes global at its sold out Christmas Dinner event

The Biztech Christmas Dinner 2016 Biztech went global with a stellar line-up of speakers at its Christmas Dinner. Returning to the Swan at Salford, just outside Milton Keynes, the sell-out event on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, showcased highly successful digital entrepreneurs. American Smart City entrepreneur Rob Monster explained how DigitalTown provides a fresh approach to local economic […]

DigitalTown Announces Acquisition of Appointment.com

BELLEVUE, WA and INVERMERE, BC–(Marketwired – December 02, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) announced today the acquisition of Appointment.com, an established provider of online appointment booking solutions. Effective December 1, 2016, DigitalTown has acquired a 100% interest in Appointment.com LLC. Rob Monster, CEO of DigitalTown, commented on the deal: “Together with our acquisitions of Cloud.Market […]

Using smart city technology to power local economic development

David Mark via Pixaby As mayors and city managers work to capture revenue from non-tax sources, strategic use of technology will become increasingly important. The mainstreaming of SmartCity technology is creating unprecedented opportunities for civic leaders to improve quality of life through cost effective initiatives in the areas of economic development, civic engagement and digital […]

DigitalTown looks to ease pain of smart city transformation

DigitalTown’s new cloud-based platform is aimed at helping municipalities transform into smart cities. The Bellevue, Wa.-based startup recently launched its new smart city platform. The cloud-hosted platform offers a suite of web-based tools that enable local governments to evolve into smart cities. DigitalTown also provides features that city residents and tourists can use to improve their […]

DigitalTown Announces Acquisition of Rezserve Technologies Ltd.

BELLEVUE, WA and VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – September 21, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) announced today the acquisition of Rezserve Technologies Ltd. of Vancouver, Canada. Rezserve has been providing Software as a Service (Saas) solutions for the lodging industry since 2003. With customers around the world, the largest customer is currently processing in excess of $10 […]

DigitalTown Launches Smart City Platform

BELLEVUE, WA –(Marketwired – September 14, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) announced today the launch of its Smart City platform. Available via web, mobile internet or through a downloadable mobile application, the cloud-hosted DigitalTown platform provides a suite of online tools to assist local governments in becoming “smart cities.” “We are bringing cities advanced digital technology […]

DigitalTown Announces Acquisition of SoftwareMasters

Acquisition of Team and Technology for Government Software Solutions SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – July 12, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced that it has acquired Government Technology assets of SoftwareMasters. SoftwareMasters Founder and CEO, Ken Jensen, has joined DigitalTown as Director, Product Management and will lead the DigitalTown product team responsible for City Management Software. […]

DigitalTown Announces .CITY Domain Network Initiative

Introduces Platform for Smart Cities Built on New .CITY Domain Extension SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – June 24, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced that it has acquired more than 11,000 .CITY domains for use with an international rollout of the DigitalTown’s flagship Smart City Platform and the Global Smart City Network. The .CITY domain extension […]

DigitalTown Acquires Cloud.Market

Strategic Asset Purchase Accelerates Time to Market for Flagship Platform SEATTLE, WA –(Marketwired – March 10, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced the acquisition of Seattle-based Cloud.Market, an eCommerce technology platform founded by Chris Maxwell. DigitalTown and Cloud.Market began exploring strategic discussions in August 2015 and have been formally partnering on technology integration since January […]

City of Gaylord Partners With DigitalTown for Smart City

Deploying Comprehensive Solution for Online Economic Development GAYLORD, MN, and SEATTLE, WA –(Marketwired – February 23, 2016) – The City of Gaylord, Minnesota and DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced the planned launch of a Smart City Platform to be operated in partnership with DigitalTown. DigitalTown provides an integrated local platform for content, community, and commerce operating […]

DigitalTown.com Announces Professional Services Division for Building Digital Towns

Announces Hire of Chris Maxwell as EVP Professional Services Group SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – January 25, 2016) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced the launch of a Professional Services division to provide civic leaders with managed deployment of the DigitalTown™ platform in cities and towns. The new division is led by Seattle technology veteran Chris Maxwell. […]

DigitalTown Announces Universal Community Platform

Reinventing Social Media Through Used-Powered Communities SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – November 20, 2015) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTC PINK: DGTW) today announced the beta release of a breakthrough solution for online private communities. Social Media grows up Social media has in recent history been dominated by large and generic community hosts such as Facebook and LinkedIn. In recent years, […]

DigitalTown Announces Network Rollout and New Launch Partners Boxcast.com, MyLocker.net and Sport Ngin

MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – Jul 1, 2015) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) today announced the launch of the DigitalTown media network, including new launch partners: Boxcast.com, MyLocker.net and Sport Ngin. The much-anticipated launch of the DigitalTown media network has started, with currently 21,540 unique websites operating in the network, in time for the start of the 2015-16 academic […]

DigitalTown Appoints Rob Monster as CEO

MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – May 18, 2015) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) today announced the appointment of Rob Monster to the position of Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect. Rob Monster was previously Founder and CEO of Global Market Insite (GMI) of Seattle, which was acquired in 2011 by WPP Group in an all-cash acquisition. From 1999 […]

DigitalTown Opens Beta Registration of Its Domain Portfolio for Leases in Secure Escrow Accounts

Digitaltowndomains.com Launches With Over 21,000 Community Domains for Lease MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – Nov 19, 2014) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) today announced it has put on the market access to its vast domain portfolio for secure escrow leasing with yearly or multi-year leasing programs. Beta registration is now open with the official launch December 13, 2014 […]

DigitalTown Partners With Epik.com to Manage Domain Portfolio, and Provide Sales and Leasing Solutions

MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – Sep 10, 2014) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) today announced that it partnered with Epik.com to manage its vast domain portfolio. Epik.com will use its domain management platform to power DigitalTown’s complete portfolio of more than 20,000 domains. Epik will provide a fully automated process of both the front end and backend of the […]