WheelsUp.com sold to Marquis Jet

March 30, 2012

Marquis Jet founder bought domain for new investment firm, later shuns $500k offer.

Owen Frager and Elliot Silver recently discovered that Marquis Jet was somehow related to the buyer of WheelsUp.com, a domain Frank Schilling sold last year.

Now we know the exact relationship.

Marquis Jet founder Kenny Dichter bought the domain name for a new investment firm he’s part of, Wheels Up Partners, LLC, he told CNBC in an interview today. Purchase price? $50,000 according to Dichter.