This continues our series of profiles of local-commerce companies. The purpose of these Q&A interviews is to give merchants, marketers and others in the industry a glimpse at what some companies out there are doing. These profiles are also meant to offer different outlooks on the future of the local-commerce industry.
This week we’re profiling LocalBlox.com, a hyperlocal neighborhood-based community website that is recently out of beta.
Sabira Arefin, co-founder and CEO of the company, took some time to answer some questions about the company and the local-commerce landscape. Read on to find out what LoveScores are, why a shift in the daily-deals industry is coming and why neighborhood ambassadors are beneficial for businesses.