July 07, 2005 10:56 ET

HarvestINFO Adds Online Retail Executive to Its Management Team

MASON, OH -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 7, 2005 -- HarvestINFO, the market leader in online advertising technology solutions for the newspaper industry, is pleased to announce that Larry Zimmer has joined its management team as Vice President, Retail Products.

An experienced leader with substantial accomplishments in business and technology management, Larry joins HarvestINFO after serving as Vice President of the Digital Solutions Group at Vertis, Inc. Previously, Larry held positions in general management, marketing, and product development with Eastman Kodak Company and PSC, Inc.

Larry earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Wayne State University and a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from The Ohio State University.

"With the unique combination of his strong technical background and successful business management experience, Larry brings important skills to HarvestINFO. These skills will be very valuable as we continue to expand our portfolio of sophisticated products and services for the media and retail markets," says Joe Rueth, President of HarvestINFO.

"Marketplace Local™ has gained strong acceptance with our media customers and their online users. Larry will apply his knowledge of the retail industry and digital solutions technology to further improve the value that we deliver to our customers," continues Rueth.

About HarvestINFO

HarvestINFO was founded in 1996 and is located in Mason, Ohio. Today HarvestINFO serves over 400 newspapers worldwide, representing over 50 publishers. HarvestINFO provides newspapers with Marketplace Local™, the #1 local/regional shopping channel for all advertisement types; and JobEdge™, the local online employment advantage. To learn more about HarvestINFO, visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Joseph Rueth
    HarvestINFO, Inc.
    513.701.3000 ext. 239
    513.701.3019 FAX
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