Local Corporation Names Board Member

Irvine-based Local Corporation, the operator and publisher of online local business guides, announced this morning that it has appointed Frederick G. Thiel to its board. Thiel was previously Managing Partner of the Software IT Group of Triton Pacific Capital Partners, a private equity firm. Thiel has also served at Graham Partners, TechStarter Ventures, and GameSpy Industries, in addition to serving on the boards for Custom Credit Systems, DB Technology, Assetpoint, and Vayan Marketing Group.