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Alex Chesterman Named Entrepreneur of the Year

The founder of Zoopla Property Group (ZPG), Alex Chesterman, has been named ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ at the CITY AM Awards 2014 which took place at the Grange St Paul’s Hotel in London.

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Kal Raman Named as CEO of Solutionstar in the US

Solutionstar has named Kal Raman as the company’s new CEO. Raman brings more 20 years of experience having spent time in leadership positions with Groupon, eBay, Amazon and others.

New General Manager Appointed at GoHome in HK

The iProperty Group has appointed Carrie Law as General Manager of its leading property portal in Hong Kong,, effective 1st December 2014.

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Home Open Appoints Former REA Group Exec as Chairman of Advisory Board

Applabs Technologies Ltd has secured the services of former REA Group exec, Mr Jamie Pride, as Chairman of the Board of Advisors of the Company’s 100%-owned real estate open inspection portal Home Open.


New Appointments at Domain

Domain has signalled its intention to build even stronger relationships with the real estate industry, creating new Content & Audiences and Communications positions. Chair and Co-founder Rob Friedman Named Internet Person of the Year

Rob Friedman, chairman and co-founder of, LLC, the nation’s leading online real estate marketplace, was named Internet Person of the Year by the Internet Marketing Association.

indiaproperty Appoints Muralikrishnan B, Former Country Manager eBay India, as COO has appointed Muralikrishnan B as Chief Operating Officer responsible for end to end Customer Experience including Product Management, Customer Support, Marketing besides Operations and Data Analytics.

rumah_logo appoints new Country Manager for Indonesia

Indonesian property portal has appointed Rafael Jeffry Sani as Country Manager, where he will be responsible of spearheading’s growth and strengthening the local management team.


Zillow Expands Industry Development Team

Zillow has appointed Brian de Schepper as a director of MLS and industry development. In his new role at Zillow, de Schepper is responsible for building and managing relationships with MLSs around the country, focusing specifically on the largest MLSs.

David Mele Named President of has announced the appointment of David Mele as president, effective September 29, 2014. Mele will lead the overall business strategy and daily operations of