San Mateo, Calif. -- ShopCo, the San Mateo-based owner and operator of Find n Save local shopping sites, has named Ben Smith IV as its CEO. Smith most recently served as the co-founder, chairman and CEO of MerchantCircle, a local Internet media company he sold in 2011. Prior to that, he held various senior leadership positions at Borland Software, including senior vice president of corporate development and CEO of spin-off CodeGear. He also has been the chairman and CEO of Spoke.com where he remains on the board of directors. ShopCo is a shopping partnership backed by media companies such as Hearst Corp., MediaNews Group and The Washington Post.