13 Oct 2010
Signaling its emphasis on the importance of geo-local services, Google tapped one of its VPs to focus exclusively on it as a business line -- and appointed her to the company's operating board.
Geo-local services had been the shared domain and just one of the duties of VP of search Products and user experience Marissa Mayer. It's now hers alone. Putting her on the operating board makes geo-local