CatchThis Blog / In-the-News

Erin Milnes

April 11, 2019

CEO and cofounder John MacDonald explained in a post on Medium that the new name, born from the word expansive, means “growth, expansion, and action” and reflects the company’s growing team and expanding business and vision.

Erin Milnes

March 1, 2019

To our dear readers, this may sound like more of the same — after all, just a few months ago Catchword announced that it was ranked #1 naming agency worldwide by Clutch for the second year in a row — but this time the competitive field includes all marketing and advertising agencies.

Erin Milnes

February 27, 2019

As a linguist as well as professional namer, Laurel will provide insight into the names of fast food and how they reflect our culture.

Erin Milnes

January 17, 2019

Catchword worked closely with the PSI team to develop a company tagline as well as names for three new technology solutions.

Erin Milnes

November 20, 2018

The Washington Post sought Catchword’s expert input in its recent story on National Landing, the new neighborhood for Amazon’s HQ2a (or is it 2b?) in Northern Virginia. Co-founder Laurel Sutton was happy to oblige. “When they come up with a name like National Landing, it is not to serve the needs of the people who […]

Payal Jambusaria

October 19, 2018

Laurel Sutton, a Catchword co-founder, was quoted in a MarketPlace article about the renaming of government agencies by the Trump Administration President Donald Trump, who created a business out of licensing his name, recently tried his hand at branding something else: the North American Free Trade Agreement. The United States, Canada and Mexico struck a […]

Erin Milnes

October 18, 2018

Our very own Maria Cypher was selected as a featured attendee for NamesCon 2019 and profiled in its magazine! FAST FACTS Location: Oakland, California Time spent in the domain industry: Almost 20 years Favourite extension: .com Tell us which domain you wish you owned: CarInsurance.com would help the bank account Currently reading: “The Lessons of […]

Erin Milnes

August 2, 2018

Catchword-named blockchain infrastructure company Soluna has launched, and made headlines with its announcement of plans for the first utility-scale computing facility powered entirely by its own renewable energy sources. The company will develop a 900MW wind farm to supply all the energy for an adjacent computing facility in southern Morocco, one of the world’s windiest regions. Catchword […]

Erin Milnes

June 22, 2017

According to the Social Security Administration, the most popular baby names haven’t changed much from the past few years, with old-fashioned and biblical being common themes. Emma is still the top baby name for girls. That’s the third year in a row. (And it’s placed in the top 5 since 2002.) Next come Olivia, Ava, Sophia, […]

Erin Milnes

May 9, 2017

May 1998 — Bill Clinton is in the White House, buffeted by the Lewinsky scandal, while the Department of Justice and 20 states file an anti-trust case against Microsoft. The Dow Jones has blown past the 9,000 mark for the first time. The dotcom bubble has yet to burst, with venture capital flooding to hot new […]