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Trulia Hires LinkedIn Executive to Run Human Resources

  Trulia Hires LinkedIn Executive to Run Human Resources

Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO -- July 17, 2013

Trulia, Inc.(NYSE: TRLA), a leading online marketplace for home buyers,
sellers, renters, and real estate professionals, today announced the
appointment of Elizabeth Brown as Trulia’s Vice President of Human Resources.
Bringing extensive leadership experience from LinkedIn, Microsoft, and Intuit,
Elizabeth will lead the next phase of human resource investments as Trulia
develops as a public company. In this role, she will scale the recruitment of
new talent across the company, oversee leadership development internally, and
bolster retention to support Trulia’s long-term growth.

Elizabeth Brown, Trulia's VP of Human Resources (Photo: Trulia)

Elizabeth Brown, Trulia's VP of Human Resources (Photo: Trulia)

“While Trulia is no longer a scrappy startup, we are still at the early stages
of our growth as a public company. Elizabeth brings uniquely applicable
experience around building high-performing teams as well as hiring and
retaining top talent in competitive high-tech environments, and I am thrilled
to welcome her to Trulia,” said Pete Flint, CEO and co-founder of Trulia.
“Talent is at the core of Trulia’s success in building the best real estate
tools for consumers and professionals. With Elizabeth leading the charge,
we're now better positioned to win the recruiting war for engineering talent
by bolstering the HR muscle that we need to recruit top-notch talent, retain
our strong culture, and scale the company’s growth in the long term.”

Since launching in 2005, Trulia has grown from being a startup with two
employees to being a public company with more than 500 employees across three
offices in San Francisco, New York City, and Denver. In May, Trulia announced
its plans to acquireMarket Leader, Inc.(NASDAQ: LEDR), a leading provider of
Software as a Service (SaaS)-based customer relationship management (CRM)
software for the real estate sector.

“Having guided the development of some the fastest-growing companies in the
world, I was especially drawn to Trulia because it’s a high-growth company
with an amazing culture – which is a key differentiator,” said Elizabeth
Brown, VP of HR. “Talent and culture are extremely important in continuing the
advancement and success of the company, and I’m eager to help Trulia continue
its exciting growth path by contributing to the hiring, retaining, and
optimization of top talent.”

Prior to joining Trulia, Elizabeth spent two years at LinkedIn leading their
International Human Resource team for Global Sales and Operations. In this
role, she was at the forefront of hypergrowth and led the team to deliver 100
percent year-over-year headcount growth and open several international
LinkedIn offices. She also served as an industry thought leader on recruitment
and leadership development, speaking at several domestic and international
conferences including the Social Recruiting Strategies Conference in San
Francisco, the Excellence in Talent Management Conference in Barcelona, and
the Learning and Leadership Conference in Chicago. She also co-led a session
at LinkedIn’s Talent Connect 2012 Europe in London and moderated a panel at
the LinkedIn Talent Connect APAC in Sydney. Previously, she held several HR
leadership positions at Microsoft Corporation and Intuit. Elizabeth received
her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

ABOUT TRULIA, INC.

Trulia(NYSE: TRLA) gives home buyers, sellers, owners, and renters the inside
scoopon properties, places, and real estateprofessionals. Trulia has unique
info on the areas people want to live that can't be found anywhere else: users
can learn about agents, neighborhoods, schools,crime, commute times, and even
ask thelocal community questions. Real estate professionalsuse Trulia to
connect with millions of transaction-ready buyers and sellers each month via
our hyperlocal advertising services, social recommendations, and
top-ratedmobile real estate apps. Trulia is headquartered in downtown San
Francisco. Trulia is a registered trademark of Trulia, Inc.

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