WebVisible Names Execs

Irvine-based WebVisible, the provider of local search advertising services for small businesses, said this morning that it has named Geoff Stevens as its Executive Vice President and General Manager of GLobal Business Development, and Natalie Tarpinian as its Vice President of its National Sales Division. Stevens has previously served at Yahoo!, Overture, InfoSpace, U.S. Search, and Disney, including serving as GM of local and mobile at Yahoo!. Tarpinian has previously served at the Los Angeles Newspaper Group and as director of advertising sales at Spot Runner. WebVisible said she will head up the firm's new National Sales Division, overseeing relationships with ad agencies, franchisors, manufacturers, and regional marketers.