Leapfrog chief departs

Chairman and CEO, Jeff Katz, has left Leapfrog for an online shopping firm.
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He has joined comparison shopping website NexTag as its new chief executive officer.

Katz joined Leapfrog in 2006 from online travel site Orbitz, a position he assumed after many years in the airline industry.

"NexTag is a clear leader in comparison shopping with a talented employee base and an impressive array of technology capabilities," said Katz.

"I am excited to have the opportunity to work with Scott Simmons, NexTag's President, the entire NexTag team, and our merchant and traffic partners to implement what seems a clear path for profitable growth in the U.S. and abroad in the years ahead."

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