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OAM’s Justin Clarke Nominated for EY World Entrepreneur Award

One Africa Media (OAM) CEO Justin Clarke has been honoured with a nomination as a finalist in the southern Africa chapter of the EY World Entrepreneur Award for 2014 in the emerging category, paying tribute to a man who co-founded the Private Property brand.

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Realogy’s Alex Perriello Named Person of the Year by the AREAA

Perriello, who has served as the Realogy Franchise Group's president and CEO since 2004, is widely recognized as a real estate industry leader and keen observer in the areas of policy and market trends.


MRI Software Appoints Brian Zrimsek as Chief Products Officer

Real estate technology veteran Brian Zrimsek to drive the next generation of product innovation at MRI Software.


Rightmove Hires Amazon’s Rakhi Parekh

Rightmove plc, the UK's number one property website, announces that Rakhi Parekh has been appointed as a non-executive director with immediate effect.

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RealScout Hires Duke Fan and Mary Sarlsow

Former executive Duke Fan joins RealScout as VP of Product and LoopNet Director Mary Sarlsow as Senior Director of Sales.

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Injunction Issued in NAR and Move’s case against Zillow, Samuelson

Washington State Superior Court has granted a preliminary injunction in the case of Move, Inc. and the National Association of REALTORS vs. Zillow and Errol Samuelson.

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Move, Inc. Hires Jonathan Smoke as’s First Chief Economist

Smoke, a 20-year real estate veteran, will lead a team of real estate analysts and report to Luke Glass, Move's executive vice president of industry platforms. Smoke will be based in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Ekaterina Walter Joins HouseHappy as Chief Marketing Officer

A digital marketing innovator with 15 years of experience, Ekaterina has implemented and executed global strategies for a diverse mix of Fortune 500 companies, including Intel and Accenture.

Trulia Co-Founder Sami Inkinen and Wife Meredith Loring Start Rowing to Hawaii

Trulia co-founder and endurance athletes Sami Inkinen and wife Meredith Loring have started their trip across the Pacific, paddling from the Monterey Marina, California to Oahu, Hawaii.


DIAKRIT Promotes Håkan Nylander to COO

DIAKRIT has announced that Håkan Nylander has been appointed Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) for DIAKRIT International.