Derek was hired at what came to be EZlocal in 2007.  He built and the backend utilities that are used by the customer service, sales, recruiting and billing departments. Today Derek is the lead developer at, working mainly in the Microsoft stack on big data projects.

Who we are

EZlocal helps businesses manage and improve their local and social internet presence. A top ranked search directory since 2007 with millions of indexed listings, EZlocal offers complete digital presence and listings management, including high quality citation building, social media and reputation services, online advertising and amazing mobile-friendly websites. Founded in 2007, we power our work with proprietary technology (Chicago Innovation Awards Finalists) and dedicated account teams.

Meet the EZlocal team