Google Local to Be Lead by Classified
Ventures Exec from The Local Online notes that Sam Sebastian is now
apparently head of Google Local. His exact title is not stated. Sebastian
oversaw the Homescape site for
Classified Ventures, a joint
venture backed by major newspaper publishing companies such as Gannett and
Postscript: Google Recruits Local Ad
Exec from ClickZ has confirmation from Google and a few more details.