Facebook is opening a new sales office in Paris with Damien Vincent joining as employee number one. Vincent was previously head of sales at MySpace France. Blake Chandlee is Facebook’s commercial director for EMEA.
Facebook claims to have 6.1 million users in France and to have just reached the one million mark in Switzerland, adding to its 130 million users worldwide. Facebook
Homegate.ch, Switzerland's leading real estate portal, bought the Swiss real estate search engine Anzeigen.ch for an undisclosed amount and will operate two separate sites with two separate business models going forward, a spokesperson said.
Jörg Korner, founder and manager of Anzeigen.