Zillow Group Names Susan Daimler as SVP of Premier Agent; Matt Daimler to Lead Zillow Group NYC
Matt Daimler is transitioning to a role leading operations for StreetEasy, Naked Apartments, and Out East
NEW YORK (October 29, 2018)— Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, announced that StreetEasy Senior Vice President and General Manager Susan Daimler has been promoted to a key strategic role as Senior Vice President of Zillow Group’s Premier Agent® business, reporting to Greg Schwartz, Zillow Group President of Media & Marketplaces. In her new role, Susan Daimler will lead strategy and sales, as well as drive product vision to help Premier Agents deliver the on demand, personalized, exceptional service consumers expect today.
Matt Daimler will become Vice President and General Manager of Zillow Group NYC, including StreetEasy®, Naked Apartments® and Out East®.
Susan Daimler has led the StreetEasy business since 2013, and she and her team built StreetEasy into one of Zillow Group’s most successful consumer brands. Matt Daimler, who is Susan Daimler’s husband, has been leading strategic initiatives for Zillow Group in New York for six years, in addition to serving as the General Manager for Out East, Zillow Group’s recently launched Hamptons brand. In his new role, he will continue his General Manager duties for Out East, in addition to overseeing StreetEasy and Naked Apartments.
“StreetEasy has experienced tremendous success under Susan’s leadership. It puts Zillow Group at a huge advantage to be able to leverage her talents and strategic expertise at a greater scale within the company,” said Greg Schwartz, Zillow Group President of Media & Marketplaces. “Having been involved in real estate and tech for over a decade, Susan also understands the unique dynamics of each industry and how they can work better together. She will be an incredible asset to Premier Agent.”
“Matt has a deep understanding of both the business and New York City real estate’s nuances and complexities. I’m thrilled he has agreed to this new role as the GM of Zillow Group NYC,” said Zillow Group CEO Spencer Rascoff. “StreetEasy is the place New Yorkers shop for real estate, and it’s crucial to have leadership who can build on StreetEasy’s massive growth and popularity among New Yorkers, and take that momentum to the rest of the NYC portfolio.”
Matt and Susan Daimler joined StreetEasy as part of the 2012 acquisition of Buyfolio, a co-shopping platform for real estate agents and homebuyers. Prior to Buyfolio, they co-founded the award-winning travel website SeatGuru®, which TripAdvisor acquired in 2007.
About Zillow Group
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG) houses a portfolio of the largest real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, which focus on all stages of the home lifecycle: renting, buying, selling and financing. Zillow Group is committed to empowering consumers with unparalleled data, inspiration and knowledge around homes, and connecting them with great real estate professionals. The Zillow Group portfolio of consumer brands includes real estate and rental marketplaces Zillow®, Trulia®, StreetEasy®, HotPads®, Naked Apartments®, RealEstate.com and Out East®. In addition, Zillow Group provides a comprehensive suite of marketing software and technology solutions to help real estate professionals maximize business opportunities and connect with millions of consumers. Zillow Offers™ provides homeowners in some metropolitan areas with the opportunity to receive offers from Zillow. When Zillow buys a home, it will make necessary updates and list the home for resale on the open market. The company operates a number of business brands for real estate, rental and mortgage professionals, including Mortech®, dotloop®, Bridge Interactive® and New Home Feed®. The company is headquartered in Seattle.
Zillow, Premier Agent, Mortech, Bridge Interactive, Buyfolio, StreetEasy, HotPads, Out East and New Home Feed are registered trademarks of Zillow, Inc. Zillow Offers is a trademark of Zillow, Inc. Trulia is a registered trademark of Trulia, LLC. dotloop is a registered trademark of DotLoop, LLC. Naked Apartments is a registered trademark of Naked Apartments, LLC.
SeatGuru is a registered trademark of TripAdvisor, LLC.