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

Steven Jacobs

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…