Local Corporation Debuts New Premium Ad Network

Irvine-based online local advertising firm Local Corporation said today that it has launched a new, premium ad network it is calling "Fusion by Local". The firm said the new ad network will let advertisers reach customers in local markets, and provide display advertising both on its own sites and over 1,000 regional media sites. Local said the new ad network would allow brands to target local audiences without having to deal with individual publishers.