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August 26, 2014 12:00 ET

Auction.com Appoints Mindy Heppberger as Chief Legal Officer

Former Yahoo! Vice President, Deputy General Counsel Will Be Based in the Company's Silicon Valley Office

IRVINE, CA and BELMONT, CA--(Marketwired - August 26, 2014) - Auction.com, LLC, the nation's leading online real estate marketplace, today announced the appointment of Mindy Heppberger as executive vice president and chief legal officer. In her new role, the former vice president and deputy general counsel will oversee all legal, regulatory, intellectual property, government relations, compliance, ethics and corporate governance matters for Auction.com from the company's Belmont, California office.

"Mindy brings to this position a wealth of experience and knowledge in addition to a deep understanding of our business model," said Jeff Frieden, CEO and co-founder of Auction.com. "We are pleased to announce her appointment as chief legal officer, where we are confident that her proven expertise and practical, level-headed approach will continue to be assets to the company."

"I'm thrilled to accept the position of chief legal officer and to continue to partner closely with the board and executive team," said Heppberger. "Since joining the company in March 2013, I've been able to see firsthand how Auction.com is transforming the way real estate is transacted, and I am excited for this new opportunity to help accelerate that transformation."

With more than 17 years of experience, Heppberger's expertise includes securities, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Before joining Auction.com in 2013, Heppberger served as vice president and deputy general counsel for Yahoo!. Prior to that, she was an associate with global law firm Latham & Watkins. Heppberger holds a bachelor's degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Auction.com, LLC, the nation's leading online real estate marketplace, has sold more than $26 billion in assets since 2007. The company serves a wide variety of real estate customers including some of the largest financial institutions and investors, and many individual consumers and agents. Auction.com, LLC is headquartered in Irvine and Silicon Valley, California, and has offices in Austin and Plano, Texas, Miami, New York, Atlanta and Denver. Visit Auction.com for more information.

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