Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) April 09, 2013
LocationInsight, a premier provider of enterprise local search marketing solutions to multi-location advertisers, announced today the appointment of Ty Kasperbauer as Chief Operating Officer.
In this role, Mr. Kasperbauer will lead the development and oversight of the company’s strategic initiatives related to client services, platform implementations, and local search practices. He will also manage key back-office functions including finance, human resources, and facilities.
During the eight years prior, Mr. Kasperbauer held several roles on the HomeAdvisor (formerly ServiceMagic) senior leadership team owning various functions in the organization including service professional sales, operations, strategy, and category management. In this time, HomeAdvisor grew to over $200MM in revenues with both domestic and European footprints. Mr. Kasperbauer was responsible for architecting and scaling the service professional customer organization, ultimately employing over 650 inside sales and customer service personnel that supported and enabled this growth.
“Ty has a proven track record of providing superb customer experience to multi-location advertisers,” said Ari Kaufman, CEO of LocationInsight. “Under his leadership, we will continue to increase the long-term value of our local search solutions, while strengthening the infrastructure of the business. Ty’s personal conviction and resolve reinforces the team’s commitment to being a true leader in the industry. I am excited to have Ty joining the team and look forward to the accomplishments that we will make together.”
“LocationInsight is a key player in the enterprise local SEO technology space and I am thrilled to be part of its future,” said Mr. Kasperbauer. “I look forward to blazing new trails with our team as we continue to shorten and simplify the consumer’s journey to complete an online or in-store transaction with our customers.”
Ty holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Miami University and a master’s degree in finance from the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business. Mr. Kasperbauer also serves on the Board of Directors of the Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation.
About Location Insight™
Since 1996, LocationInsight has been helping many of the world’s most recognized brands, including Bank of America, Hewlett Packard, American Express and Allstate capture online users and convert them into customers, both online and in the local branch, retail store and agency. Collectively we promote over one million locations worldwide.
Influencing SEO and maps ranking begins with understanding the interdependencies and drivers of local search. LocationInsight applies a holistic strategy for establishing and managing data continuity across Google Places, Yahoo and Bing profile pages, directories, social media, the mobile web and external link networks.
Our platform combines web and mobile locators with an integrated content management system. By optimizing and syndicating these local pages across the search ecosystem, we improve our customers’ ability to capture online traffic, connect with customers, and convert online traffic to valuable foot traffic