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VIN-specific new-car info at KBB.com

While it’s long been a feature for pre-owned vehicles, Kelley Blue Book is now offering access to detailed new-car information by VIN number. Here’s the announcement: Kelley Blue Book Industry Solutions Now Offer Easy Access To Trusted New-Vehicle Values, Data By VIN Customers Can Quickly Obtain VIN-Specific Information for Both New, Used Vehicles  IRVINE, Calif., April 14,...

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DeSilva promoted to director of sales, The Daily Voice

Kathryn DeSilva, after 10 months as Sr. director of digital marketing, has been promoted to director of sales at New York City-based news network The Daily Voice. The former Chase Media Group /Yorktown  Pennysaver advertisingl sales manager joined The Daily Voice in 2011. Just prior to that she spent three years as marketing and special projects director for Tri State Media Group “Kathy...

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Zillow enticed Samuelson with $5 mil stock bonus, reports Inman

The following is reprinted, with permission, from Inman News $5M in Zillow stock another motivation for Errol Samuelson to leave Move Stock grant will fully vest in 4 years  When Errol Samuelson, Move Inc.’s former chief strategy officer, departed for Zillow last month, he said he was drawn to the company’s innovative culture and the chance to connect with a large consumer...

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MercadoLibre buys two real estate sites

Argentina-based online commerce platform MercadoLibre Inc. (Nasdaq: MELI) has acquired two major real estate websites. Mercado will pay about $40 million in cash to take 100 percent control of VMK, the holding company that owns Portal Imobiliario in Chile and Guia di Inmuebles in Mexico. The deal was reported Wednesday by The New York Times and in local media today. Brazil media reported that...

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Zillow’s Barton to be presidential global entrepreneurship ambassador

Rich Barton, who founded Zillow, Expedia, Glassdoor and Trover, and is current executive chair at Zillow, has been named presidential ambassador for global entrepreneurship. One of 11 named  by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Barton will be tasked with inspiring  creativity and entrepreneurship in young U.S. residents. Here’s the announcement: Zillow Founder and Executive Chairman...

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