Zillow Poaches Key realtor.com Exec

(Inman News – Mar. 5, 2014 ) – Move Inc. Chief Strategy Officer and President of realtor.com Errol Samuelson is set to join Zillow as chief industry development officer. He starts today.

Samuelson, who became president of realtor.com in 2007 and Move’s chief strategy officer in April 2013, will report directly to Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff.

Over his 11 years at Move, Samuelson had become the face and voice of realtor.com. In his new position at Zillow, he will work to build and strengthen Zillow’s relationships with brokerages, franchisors, multiple listing services and trade associations around the country and oversee Zillow’s industry technology platforms, including Diverse Solutions and Agentfolio. (Read the article)

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