Local Corporation Appoints New Vice President of Product

  Local Corporation Appoints New Vice President of Product

             Gaytan joins company’s growing mobile strategy team

Business Wire

IRVINE, Calif. -- August 21, 2013

Local Corporation (NASDAQ:LOCM), a leading online local media company, today
announced the appointment of Jesus Gaytan as its new vice president of product
management.

In his new role, Gaytan will be responsible for leading the company’s product
management and development initiatives, including the company’s strategic
focus on mobile and the expansion of products connected to its growing local
shopping platform.

Gaytan brings over 14 years of product strategy experience managing digital
product portfolios for both Fortune 500 and start-up companies. Most recently,
he led strategy development for digital social and mobile marketing company,
MobTame. He was also director of product for The Walt Disney Company, where he
led the company’s online product portfolio. Gaytan also served as director of
Yahoo!’s product portfolio, where he led their global operational excellence
group and was responsible for generating double digit metric improvements on
the company’s tech portfolio.

“Jesus brings a wealth of digital and mobile-specific product experience. We
believe this, combined with his proven track record, will make him a valuable
addition to our team as we execute on our mobile strategic initiatives,” said
Michael Sawtell, Local Corporation president and COO. “We look forward to his
insights and contributions to our continued growth and success.”

Gaytan holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the A. Gary
Anderson Graduate School of Management. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts
degree from UCLA.

About Local Corporation

Local Corporation (NASDAQ:LOCM) is a leading online local media company that
connects brick-and-mortar businesses with over a million online and mobile
consumers each day using a variety of innovative digital marketing products.
To advertise, or for more information, visit: http://localcorporation.com.

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Contact:

Investor Relations and Media Relations Contact:
Local Corporation
Cameron Triebwasser, 949-789-5223
ctriebwasser@local.com
 
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