July 9, 2008
Local.Com CEO to Present at SMX Local & Mobile
Local.com Corporation (NASDAQ: LOCM), a leading local search site and network, will be presenting at the SMX Local & Mobile Conference being held at the JW Marriott in San Francisco, California, July 24-25, 2008.
Heath Clarke, Local.com chairman and chief executive officer, will be a featured presenter on the "Future of LoMo: Convergence is Upon Us" panel on Thursday, July 24, from 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. The panel will examine the convergence of local and mobile search technologies and how these changes will shape the future of search.
Chaired by search marketing experts, Chris Sherman and Greg Sterling, SMX Local & Mobile is one of the only events focused on local and mobile search marketing.
"We are pleased to have Heath participate on the Future of LoMo panel at the upcoming SMX Local & Mobile Conference," said Greg Sterling, SMX Local & Mobile co-chair and founding principal of Sterling Market Intelligence. "His experience and perspective on the future of local and mobile search will be a valuable addition to the event."
Local.com (NASDAQ: LOCM) is a top U.S. website and local search network attracting approximately 16 million visitors each month seeking information on local businesses, products and services. Powered by the company's proprietary Keyword DNA(R) and patented local web indexing technologies, Local.com provides users with relevant local search results, which include special offers, user ratings and reviews, local businesses' website links, maps, driving directions and more. Businesses can advertise on Local.com via a selection of subscription, pay-per-click, banner and pay-per-call ad products. Local Mobile(TM) provides local search results to mobile phones and wireless devices. The company serves the UK market at http://uk.local.com. Local.com claims U.S. patent numbers 7,231,405 and 7,200,413. For more information visit: www.local.com.
About SMX Local & Mobile and Third Door Media, Inc.
Search Marketing Expo - SMX Local & Mobile is produced by Third Door Media, Inc. Third Door Media's mission is to empower internet and search marketing professionals by providing trusted content and community services they need to be successful. Other Search Marketing Expo events include SMX West, SMX East, SMX Advanced, SMX Social Media Marketing, SMX Munich, and SMX London. The full list is available at the Search Marketing Expo site.
Third Door Media also publishes the search marketing news and analysis site Search Engine Land, produces Search Marketing Now, a lead-generation marketing solution for suppliers of SEM-related products and services, and Sphinn.com, the place for web, online, search, interactive and internet marketers to share news stories, talk within subject-specific discussion forums, build a network and stay connected to hot topics in internet marketing.