Porch adds former Market Leader CEO Ian Morris to board

Ian Morris, the former CEO of real estate technology company Market Leader, has joined the board of directors of Porch, the fast-growing home improvement data startup headquartered in Seattle. Morris brings a “tremendous amount of expertise” in areas including ramping up a sales team and selling to small businesses, said Porch CEO Matt Ehrlichman via phone… Read More

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Full Memo: Trulia lays off 85 employees from Market Leader division, President Ian Morris and other execs to depart

Trulia will be laying off approximately 85 employees from its Bellevue office in a move to consolidate its operations, following its $355 million acquisition of Market Leader last year. The vast majority of those employees laid off worked in general and administrative roles such as finance and human resources, and held roles that overlapped with… Read More


Market Leader makes a buy, gobbles up SharperAgent

Market Leader today announced the purchase of SharperAgent, a Denver company that helps real estate agents roll out print and email marketing campaigns. SharperAgent, and its staff of 25, plans to remain in Colorado as a result of the deal. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “SharperAgent is recognized as the leader in providing… Read More