Harry H. Meier is the new media spokesperson at localsearch 


Zurich, 9 January 2019 

localsearch (Swisscom Directories Ltd) is developing its corporate communications. On 1 December 2018, Harry H. Meier joined the communications team of the leading digital agency for Swiss SMEs and operator of local.ch and search.ch. The 45-year-old communications expert is now responsible for the company’s media relations.


localsearch (Swisscom Directories Ltd) has a new media spokesperson. Mr Meier joined the communications team headed by Christos Bräunle on 1 December 2018. Meier is responsible for localsearch’s external communications.

The 45-year-old has previously worked in various national and international companies as a media spokesperson and PR and communications expert. Mr Meier has many years of experience working in digital communications and a wealth of expertise in Digital PR. He is a qualified marketing expert and holds an Executive Master of Business Administration (Marketing) from the University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration Zurich (HWZ).

Thomas Wiechert, localsearch’s Chief Marketing Officer, says: ‘I am very pleased to welcome Mr Meier, a very experienced communicator and expert in both traditional media relations and digital communications, to the team. I wish him every success in his new position.’

About localsearch

localsearch is the leading marketing and advertising partner for Swiss SMEs. Its product portfolio supports companies in being found online, and attracting and retaining new customers. With simple and effective online marketing solutions, competent on-site consultations and excellent value for money, localsearch ensures the success of SMEs in the digital world. With local.ch and search.ch, localsearch also operates the most popular directory and booking platforms in Switzerland, with a combined total of over 8 million unique clients per month (source: Net-Matrix). The local.ch and search.ch apps are among the most popular apps in Switzerland.

localsearch, local.ch and search.ch are brands of Swisscom Directories AG, and are jointly owned by Swisscom and Tamedia, with 69% and 31% shares respectively. More information is available at www.localsearch.ch.

localsearch media contact

Harry H. Meier, localsearch media spokesperson
Förrlibuckstrasse 62 | 8021 Zurich | T +41 58 262 71 39 | harry.meier@localsearch.ch