USA.org bought by GasPedal.com for $56K
USA.org sold last month on Sedo.com for 56,000 USD and is one of the highest reported .ORG sale of 2013 according to DNJournal.com, The other higher .ORG domain sale was Medicine.org which sold for $75,000 in March also by Sedo.com then you have USA.org in Second place followed by ITV.org for $26,900 in Third Place and Italy.org for $24,999 in fourth place.
USA.com is owned by World Media Group who own some of the best generic dot com domain names in world, USA.net is owned by Perimeter Internetworking Corp and redirects to Silver Sky a cloud based platform.
Gas Pedal who purchased USA.org also operate strong .ORG domain names including SocialMedia.org and WordOfMouth.org, The company is based in Austin Texas and here is what they do “We run word of mouth and social media communities, conferences, and consulting focused on helping smart marketers earn the respect and recommendation of their customers. We’re about one big idea: Companies that make customers happy are more successful.”
It shall be interesting to see what Gas Pedal do with USA.org and I wish them the best of luck in building out this excellent domain name, They owns over 100+ other domain names around the “WOM” word of mouth term.
Medicine.org – Is under whois privacy and currently redirect to parking lander pages with surveys.
ITV.org – Is owned by Vale SA who own Vale.com and the site is developed.
Italy.org – Is owned by PrivateName Services Inc and is currently parked.