Paul Levine, who spent more than six years at Trulia and helped guide it through the merger with Zillow, announced he’s leaving Trulia in May after more than six years and will join a venture capital firm. Trulia began as COO at Trulia in 2011 and became president in February of 2015. He started in interactive media as VP and GM of local for Yahoo...
Tom White, who was head of product development at Auto Trader in the U.K. between 2006 and 2013, and digital product director of Time Out Group since then, joined The Lead Agency (TLA) with the title of managing director of automotive.
On May 1, Joe Powell, managing director of Seek Education in Australia, will start at global sports technology firm Catapult (ASX: CAT) as chief executive officer. Seek hasn't announced Powell's successor at Seek Education yet.
Housing.com, India’s second-largest real estate site by revenue, appointed Amit Masaldan as national sales head with effect early April. Masaldan reports to Mani Rangarajan, CBO of the business unit of Housing.com. He came from rival real estate site Magicbricks.com, where he also carried the title national sales head.
Thierry Langlois, a property category director at France's second largest horizontal classified site Vivastreet for nearly five years has left the site to join a software company Ebsta as a product marketing manager.
For a long time, Christian Printzell Halvorsen (43) had been one of the top earners at Schibsted, making NOK 6.3 million in 2015 ($736,000), including benefits. Earlier this month, he quit the company in a low-profile way, with a short announcement to his network of 1,379 connections on LinkedIn.
In a surprise, sweeping move today, Immobilienscout24 and Autoscout24, the two sites generating close to all of the revenue of Scout24 Group, announced the replacement of their top managers effective immediately.
Mumbai-based real estate site Housing.com, owned by Elara Technologies, appointed Amit Masaldan to the position head of national sales. Masaldan was headhunted from Times Group-owned real estate site MagicBricks, where he supervised a team of more than 500 sales people as national sales head.
TMG Digital, the digital unit of Dutch media group Telegraaf Media Groep (TMG), hired Gert-Jan Lasterie as business development director, to develop new business and revenue models. All classifieds and e-commerce sites of TMG fall under the ambit of TMG Digital.
Harry Hill, the founder of Rightmove and ex-CEO of Countrywide, joined start-up Lavanda as chairman, the company announced on its blog. The site launched in February this year. Its innovative business model blends traditional letting with Airbnb-style short-term rentals.