Google Appoints Former Microsoft Employee Head Of Google Israel Office

Gary wrote earlier that Google was to open an office in Israel. Via the SearchMarketing.co.il blog, Google opens Israel branch at Globes has further news that a branch is planned and that Meir Brand has been named as the first Israeli employee there, apparently to head up operations as the Google Israel "country manager." Brand formerly worked AOL and Microsoft.

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