Eastern Europe

Aprod.hu rebranded into Olx.hu as Naspers unifies portfolio

Hungary’s leading general classified site Aprod.hu was rebranded into Olx.hu as part of Naspers’ strategy to unify the classifieds in its portfolio under the common name Olx… This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a...

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Allegro Group appoints new head of mobile

Allegro Group has appointed Patryk Bukowiecki as the head of its mobile department. It is a new position in the company. Bukowiecki (photo) has been managing the department that creates and supervises all mobile services, applications and products of Allegro since March this year. He is responsible for creating and executing the mobile strategy of Allegro in Poland, Czech Republic, Ukraine,...

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Alma Career Oy appoints key managers

Alma Media Corporation and Monster Worldwide have finalized their agreement to create a joint operating company called Alma Career Oy with a comprehensive service offer for nine Central European countries. Alma Career Oy started operating with the new structure and key managers in place. Monster and Alma Media first announced their plan on Nov. 7 last year. Alma Career Oy now manages recruitment...

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Alma Media’s Etuovi.com to use Hakema platform

Finnish technology company Hakema announced that Alma Media’s real estate portal Etuovi.com will be using a selection of Hakema’s products. Later Alma Media’s other leading real estate portals in Estonia (City24.ee) and Latvia (City24.lv) will also introduce the products, Hakema said. Here you can read all about Hakema’s software products for real estate portals and general...

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Allegro’s Estonian classified portals merge

Estonia-based Allegro Baltics OÜ merged with Moonfish Media OÜ, Consolidated Auctions OÜ (operator of auction portal Osta.ee), and Diginet OÜ (operator of real estate portal Kv.ee and partner search portal Hydra.ee). After completion of the merger, the companies will operate under the name Allegro Baltics OÜ. According to Gunnar Valge, board member of Allegro Baltics, the merger was a way to...

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Grupa Pracuj buys a stake in Resolutio

Grupa Pracuj SA, owner of Poland’s leading job portal Pracuj.pl and Ukraine’s leading job portal Rabota.ua, acquired a 49-percent stake in Resolutio. This is the second investment by Grupa Pracuj in a company dealing with automation of recruitment and HR in just a few weeks. Last month it acquired Humanway, a Polish firm offering an applicant tracking system (ATS). Consulting firm Resolutio...

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