Go Daddy Lives It Up At Holiday Party

Scottsdale, Arizona-based Go Daddy, the domain name registrar and provider of Internet services, bragged today about the firm's company holiday party's over the weekend. The firm--known for its Superbowl ads and promotions--said it handed out more than $1M in employee cash giveaways, $500,000 in charity donations, and tapped celebrities Jewel, George Thorogood and the Destroyers, and ZZ Top for performances at Chase Field. In total, the firm said it spent more than $4M on the amusement-theme party. The company said it has seen more than a 25 percent increase in sales this year, and now has more than 8.6 million customers.