CityGrid CEO: Passive Location Data Will Be ‘Transformative’ for Hyperlocal

In May 2011, Street Fight spoke with Jay Herrati, the former CEO of CityGrid, about the fragmented nature of the local online advertising marketplace and the future of the then-exploding Groupon. Recently, we caught up with Jason Finger, Herrati’s replacement, to discuss some surprises over the past two years and the coming “verticalization” of the hyperlocal industry…

Street Fight Daily: Groupon Reserve, Yellow Pages, New CityGrid CEO

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal media, technology, advertising and startups...

Expansion of Groupon Reserve Continues (Time)…

The Golden Allure of the Yellow Pages (BusinessWeek)…

CityGrid Media Announces Jason Finger as New CEO (Local Onliner)…