SOURCE: Market Leader, Inc.

Market Leader, Inc.

September 28, 2010 09:00 ET

Market Leader Names Alex Lange Chief Technology Officer

Proven Business Leader Brings More Than 25 Years of Technology Experience to Real Estate Marketing Leader

KIRKLAND, WA--(Marketwire - September 28, 2010) -  Market Leader (NASDAQ: LEDR) (http://www.MarketLeader.com), an innovator in online marketing and technology solutions for real estate professionals, today announced that Alex Lange has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. Lange brings 25 years of technology experience and over 10 years of executive leadership to Market Leader. 

Lange co-founded and was Chief Technology Officer of Roost.com. Under Lange's leadership, the company was awarded the 2008 Inman Innovator Award for their development of a national IDX Web search platform. 

Prior to Roost.com, Lange served as Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Architect at Art.com, where he grew the selection at the decorative products vendor to the world's largest, shipping 12 million units annually and achieving $200 million in revenue. As CTO, Lange's responsibilities will include leading Market Leader's technology and product teams in creating more value for the company's thousands of real estate broker and agent customers.

"We're excited to have a proven real estate technology leader like Alex join our team," said Market Leader CEO Ian Morris. "His deep technology experience and real estate domain expertise will be invaluable as we extend our category leadership."

For more information on Market Leader and its products, visit www.marketleader.com.

About Market Leader

Market Leader (NASDAQ: LEDR) provides real estate professionals with innovative marketing and technology solutions that enable them to grow and manage their businesses. Founded in 1999, Market Leader provides real estate agents, agent teams, and brokerage companies with subscription software and advertising products that enable them to generate active prospects, as well as the tools and training they need to convert these prospects into clients.

With a long history of innovation, Market Leader pioneered online lead generation for real estate professionals a decade ago and today is the leading marketing partner to the industry. The company also provides consumers with free access to the information and tools they need throughout the home buying and selling process through its national consumer real estate sites. These websites enable Market Leader to provide its customers with access to millions of future home buyers and sellers while providing these consumers with free access to the information they seek throughout the home buying and selling process. For more information, visit www.MarketLeader.com.

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