Tag: United States


Juwai.com signs strategic U.S. deals

Juwai.com signs strategic U.S. deals

China’s No. 1 international real estate portal, Juwai.com, has entered into new partnerships with two U.S.-based real estate portals. This opens the door for U.S. listings in Chinese and provides easier access for Chinese investors to U.S. residential and commercial property. Earlier this month the Chinese company signed an exclusive agreement with California-based real estate portal Newhomefee



Microsoft & AOL unite against Google

Google will be the target of a union of AOL and Microsoft, who have inked a 10-year deal to replace Google as the search engine with Microsoft's Bing, according to Advertising Age. The deal targets Google's search leadership, and AOL will handle display, mobile and


Angies List names temp CEO

Angies List names temp CEO

J. Mark Howell, Angies List's COO, has been named Interim CEO after the April 15 resignation of co-founder Bill Oesterle, according to Business Wire Howell will remain in the position until Oesterle's replacement can be named. The service



Facebook relaxes video ad charges

A Facebook policy undergoing a test will allow advertisers to escape charges unless a viewer watches a video for at least 10 seconds, according to Advertising Age. Advertisers can choose to pay "once their video ads come into view


TrueCar dealers sell 2 million vehicles

TrueCar dealers sell 2 million vehicles

TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE), the negotiation-free mobile marketplace, announced that over 2 million vehicles have been bought from TrueCar Certified Dealers in sales originating from its platform, according to PRNewswire. Some $50 b


Leadership skills still highly sought

Leadership skills still highly sought

Job ads ask for leadership skills nearly a fourth of the time, according to a two-year survey of 4.4 million job posts by Simply Hired, one of the largest independent job search engines. U.S. employers apparently are hungry for leaders: ---Nearly 100 percent of executive positions require leadership skills, but 53 percent of middle management and 25



Print classifieds to launch in California

Southern California's Spanish speaking community now has a new print classifieds product designed to fill a void in the English speaking market. EC Classifieds, a new free publication in English, will launch July 1 with a circulation of 95,000, according to PR Newswire. It will be one of the rare print publications to launch as the classifieds market turns to online. It hopes to fill a void lef


Cox names Clement Exec. VP & CFO

Cox names Clement Exec. VP & CFO

Cox Enterprises recently announced that Dallas Clement, 50, has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer effective July 1, 2015. Clement will report to Cox Enterprises President & CEO John Dyer and succeeds Doug Franklin who will retire from Cox August 1, according to PRnewswire. In the new role, the 38-year Cox veteran will be responsible for the company's treasury,