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Openings & New Hires at Groupon, Street Fight, PaperG, AOL & more

Kelly Benish

Openings & New Hires at Groupon, Street Fight, PaperG, AOL & more

More folks on the move: PaperG hires Brooke Frederick away from Bizo; Weather Channel poaches from Digital Broadcasting Group; SoundCloud brings on a Nokia executive and the job openings abound, including a plum sales position at Street Fight. Also: good opportunities for product managers and sales execs at Groupon, AOL, Oracle, Signpost and more. Plus: juicy insider tips on who’s looking to make the jump!…

Openings & New Hires at Retailigence, Square, Patch, PayPal and more…

Kelly Benish

Openings & New Hires at Retailigence, Square, Patch, PayPal and more…

PubMatic keeps up a hiring spree; the Keith Rabois is-he-or-isn’t-he saga is over, but he’s not the only Square loss; Retailigence has a LOT of jobs on offer; and things are a-changing’ at YP. Plus, former Martha Stewart Omnimedia doyenne Susan Lyne leaves her post in hyperlocal before she even really got started And if you’re working in sales, you won’t want to skip this lineup of listings…

Openings & New Hires at Advance Digital, Neustar, Factual, Yellowbook & More

Kelly Benish

Openings & New Hires at Advance Digital, Neustar, Factual, Yellowbook & More

A new big-name CMO arrives at LivingSocial to shake things up, while a senior technology exec departs there. Brad Moore leaves Tribune Company. And now that the new year is fully upon us, employers are posting openings for a range of jobs, from digital account director to director of client services, as well as for SEO manager and manager of publisher solutions. Find your job now!

Openings & New Hires at Locu, Groupon, Patch, Signpost, and More…

Kelly Benish

Openings & New Hires at Locu, Groupon, Patch, Signpost, and More…

There’s lots happening in hyperlocal as the year comes to a close: Locu snags PayPal vet Mok Oh as an adviser, plus lands a hot ex-Googler. Booker brings on a dynamic duo in its hiring spree. Patch sees big moves at the top. And there are some shifts at Groupon and open gigs at Telenav, Signpost, Swipely, Yellowbook, Yelp, and more…

Openings & New Hires at Patch, MapQuest, Local.com, and More

Kelly Benish

Openings & New Hires at Patch, MapQuest, Local.com, and More

At JiWire, another departure; Patch brings on a few new department heads; UBL and Delivery.com continue to add to their teams. Plus, longtime Borrell Associates executive Peter Conti makes the jump to Local Media Association, and JT Batson becomes chief revenue officer at Cumulus Media. Looking for a new gig? Openings at Local.com, Patch, Microsoft, Google and more…

Movers & Shakers at Gilt City, Foursquare, Maine Today, Quoin

Kelly Benish

Movers & Shakers at Gilt City, Foursquare, Maine Today, Quoin

Every two weeks, Search Influence’s Kelly Benish — who knows practically everyone in hyperlocal — covers some of the latest job changes taking place in this dynamic industry — like Sarah Chubb (pictured) leaving Condé Nast Digital to join Gilt City. Plus: job openings at Yext, TripAdvisor, Telenav, and Red Bricks Media.

Where to Look if You’re a Job-Seeking Professional in Local

Robert Hawthorne

Where to Look if You’re a Job-Seeking Professional in Local

Based on our conversations with presidents and CEOs and other data we track in the marketplace, we have seen a strong demand in two key areas: sales and technology. Companies continue to build up both inside, outside and national sales forces across the country. On the technology front, if you have experience with a consumer driven web company, you know how robust the job market currently is for people with your skill set. Learn more about who’s hiring and who’s not…

Who’s Hiring: New Hyperlocal Jobs Posted at Factual, SCVNGR and More

Patrick Duprey

Who’s Hiring: New Hyperlocal Jobs Posted at Factual, SCVNGR and More

Street Fight’s job listings board, powered by StartUpHire, has added listings within the past few weeks. The board hosts multiple listings in operations, sales and tech, from companies such as Mashery, Factual, Loopt, OneSpot, Yipit, JiWire, Half-Off Depot, Inc., EveryScape, SCVNGR and Poggled. Below, we examine the newest hirers.

Who’s Hiring: Hyperlocal Jobs at Factual, Yipit, Mashery and More

Patrick Duprey

Who’s Hiring: Hyperlocal Jobs at Factual, Yipit, Mashery and More

Street Fight’s new hyperlocal job listings board, powered by StartUpHire is Exhibit A in the hyperlocal hiring trend. Several companies have multiple listings in operations, sales and tech, including Mashery, Factual, Loopt, OneSpot, Yipit, JiWire, Half-Off Depot, Inc., and EveryScape. The most aggressive prospective employers are Mashery with nine openings; Factual, eight openings; and Loopt, eight openings. Following is a more detailed look at the notable hirers.

Using LBS to Find Jobs and Workers

Asif Khan

Using LBS to Find Jobs and Workers

The unemployment rate is dropping — a little. At 8.6%, there are still a lot of people out of work. Meanwhile, employers are still hiring. If leveraged properly, location-based services can offer the extra boost that helps job seekers and employers make a connection and find the right fit.