Insiders

MercadoLib​re names new Mexico GM

MercadoLibre, the ecommerce and classifieds platform that covers much of Latin America, has named a new country manager for Mexico. Ignacio Caride replaced Francisco Ceballos, who had headed the company’s operations in Mexico since 2002. According to El Economista, Caride plans to keep the company growing and increase the number of e-commerce transactions in Mexico.  “I’m...

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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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Homes.com GM Doyle now RealPage SVP

Twelve-year Homes.com executive, and six-year general manager Jason Doyle has left the firm, a Homes.com spokesperson confirmed to the AIM Group. Doyle took over as SVP at SaaS rental firm RealPage earlier this month. “Jason Doyle has been an extremely valuable asset to the growth of Homes Media Solutions,” the Homes.com representative told us by email. ” While his departure...

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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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Darcy Patch named RealtyTrac VP marketing, operations

Former ServiceLink director of marketing strategy Darcy Patch has been hired by RealtyTrac as VP of marketing and operations of the RealtyTrac Network. Here’s the announcement:  Joins RealtyTrac as Vice President of Marketing and Operations for Expanding Broker Network   (Marketwire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) IRVINE, CA — (Marketwired) — 03/31/14 — RealtyTrac™...

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