CHICAGO, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeFinder.com, an online real estate search site and digital marketing solution provider for real estate agents, today announced that Kevin Iverson has joined the management team as the Vice President of Technology. Iverson brings more than 16 years of experience in technical management, software and application development and programming to the role.
As the Vice President of Technology, Iverson will focus on integrating new technology within HomeFinder.com's rapidly growing product suite. He will to continue to advance HomeFinder.com's consumer-friendly home search platform and user experience, as well as its digital marketing solutions for real estate agents. Iverson will also focus on fostering HomeFinder.com's collaborative technology culture, and continue to recruit top technology talent.
"The real estate market continues to heat up across the country, and Kevin will play a large role in helping us further innovate the digital real estate space," said Doug Breaker, president and CEO, HomeFinder.com. "Kevin will be a great asset in advancing our current agent and consumer technology and digital product strategy."
Iverson comes to HomeFinder.com most recently from Dateable, LLC, where he was the Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer. In that role, he was responsible for all technical organization and development. Under his lead, a team of engineers was able to successfully launch their web and mobile applications, as well as execute their product strategy and design under tight deadlines. Prior to Dateable, LLC, Iverson was Vice President of Technology at Viewpoints Network, and Senior Director of Technology at Orbitz Worldwide.
"HomeFinder.com's commitment to the real estate technology space is demonstrated by its digital product suite (Single Property Websites, Enhanced Listings, Featured Property Listings products); mobile offerings (HomeFinder.com Real Estate Search Android® and iPhone apps); and comprehensive consumer home search platform," said Iverson. "I am looking forward to collaborating closely with HomeFinder.com's technology talent to further expand this technology."
Iverson holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. He lives in Oak Park, IL with his wife and children.
HomeFinder.com is one of the fastest growing real estate websites in the U.S. attracting more than 3 million monthly home shoppers with more than 3 million property listings. HomeFinder.com provides simple and effective online advertising solutions such as Single Property Websites and enhanced listings to 20,000 agents, brokers and builders. HomeFinder.com has the combined strength and resources of a nationally branded site and a network of 375 real estate sites across America, including the chicagotribune.com, azcentral.com and miamiherald.com. HomeFinder.com is owned jointly by three leading media companies, Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: GCI), The McClatchy Co. (NYSE: MNI) and Tribune Co., and is an affiliated company of Classified Ventures, LLC, which owns and operates three leading online businesses: Apartments.com, Cars.com and HomeGain.com.