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Perry moves to Move from Yahoo in sales exec role

Anthony Perry is moving to Move. The former executive at Yahoo, where he held the title of strategic account director in charge of large enterprise sales, will now be vice president of media sales at Move. He will be responsible for “building and executing Move’s advertising business across digital, media and emerging technologies, expanding the reach of the company’s brands and engaging...

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Zillow sells Market Leader business to Canadian firm

Zillow is selling its Market Leader business unit to Toronto-based Constellation Software. Zillow is letting Market Leader go for $23 million – a substantial step down from the $335 million that Trulia paid for the company just two years ago in an attempt to close the gap with Zillow. However, when Zillow acquired Trulia earlier this year, Market Leader’s future in the combined company was...

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Israel’s Yad2 buys majority stake in competing job site

A year and a half after its acquisition by Axel Springer, Israel’s leading general classifieds website, Yad2, has acquired a majority stake in Drushim, one of its main competitors in the recruitment vertical. Drushim (which means “careers” in Hebrew) and Yad2Drushim, Yad2’s job board, each list just over 10,000 jobs on their respective sites. The jobs on the two sites will be merged....

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Gizem Moral Kunter is the new CEO of Emlakjet.com

Real estate classified website EmlakJet.com has appointed Gizem Moral Kunter as its new CEO. Gizem Moral Kunter (see her LinkedIn profile here) previously worked in FMCG and telecommunication markets in high level positions. Overall she has 18 years work experience. She studied behavioral economy and also has experience in developing CRM and brand loyalty strategies. She is a graduate from...

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Auto Trader targets 20 million viewers with new TV ad

Auto Trader has rolled out a new TV campaign aimed at growing families that want to upgrade their vehicles. The campaign promises to reach over 20 million ABC1 adults, Auto Trader’s core buying and selling audience. It will air on ITV, Channel 4, Sky 1, Sky Atlantic and E4; as well as demand websites including 4od, Sky Go and Demand 5. The ads will run through September and October and will...

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OnTheMarket and Country Life announce partnership

Country Life and OnTheMarket.com partner for a co-branded property search site on the Country Life website. Country Life started in 1897 and is now owned by Time Inc. U.K.; its pages feature many of Britain’s finest properties. According to Jean Christie, Country Life’s Publishing Director, the prime property market has always been a priority for Country Life, both online and in the weekly...

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