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|Local.com to Present at The PELORUS Group's Mobile Local Search '08 Conference|
|IRVINE, Calif., Jan 23, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Local.com Corporation (NASDAQ:LOCM), a leading local search
engine, will be a featured presenter at The PELORUS Group's Mobile
Local Search '08 Conference being held at the Albuquerque Marriott in
Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 20-21, 2008.
Bruce Crair, Local.com president and COO, will participate on a panel entitled, Search Engines and MoLo, on Thursday, February 21, at 9:30 a.m. CT. The panel will explore the state of the mobile environment, the challenges faced in this area and the impact of the search engines' mobile strategies on the search community.
"We are fortunate to have Bruce Crair from Local.com as a featured speaker and look forward to his contributions to the conference," said Alan Fross, president, The PELORUS Group. "Local.com's insight and innovation in mobile local search will be a valuable asset to the agenda."
Mobile Local Search '08 is one of the first conferences of its kind, solely dedicated to the mobile local search market. The PELORUS Group has emerged as one of the fastest growing independent market research and consultancy companies in the telecommunications industry.
Local.com (NASDAQ:LOCM) is a top U.S. website attracting approximately 10 million visitors each month seeking information on local businesses, products and services. The company also owns and operates a UK version of the Local.com site (http://uk.local.com). Local.com is also one of the largest local search syndication networks, publishing business information on over 400 regional media sites. Powered by the company's Keyword DNA(R) and patented local web indexing technologies, Local.com provides users with targeted, relevant local search results, including special offers from local businesses, user reviews, local businesses' website links, maps, driving directions and more. Businesses can advertise on Local.com with subscription, pay-per-click, banner and pay-per-call ad products. The site's mobile service, Local Mobile(TM), provides local search results via mobile phones and devices. Local.com claims U.S. patent numbers 7,231,405 and 7,200,413. For more information visit: www.local.com.
About The Pelorus Group
The PELORUS Group is one of the fastest growing independent market research and consultancy companies in the financial services and telecommunications industries. The PELORUS Group produces authoritative analysis and research reports, provides custom business planning services, and offers timely industry conferences. Initially called TELEOS Resources, Inc., the company was founded in 1987 by Alan Fross. In January 1990, the firm changed its name to The PELORUS Group to more accurately portray its widening scope of expertise. For more information visit: www.pelorus-group.com.
SOURCE: Local.com CorporationMedia Contacts:
Cameron Triebwasser, 949-789-5223
Madison Alexander PR
Dan Chmielewski, 714-832-8716
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