LivingSocial Hires Ex-AOL Executive Eric Eichmann

LivingSocial, which is backed by former AOL chairman Steve Case, has created a COO position and hired Eric Eichmann, a former AOL hand and a Rosetta Stone exec, to fill it, according to the Washington Post. LivingSocial offers daily Web deals with local merchants. In March, the company raised $25 million in a round led by US Venture Partners, Grotech Ventures and Case’s Revolution LLC.