Merkle’s Latest Customer Engagement Report Finds 88% of Marketers Are Moving to Omni-channel Campaign Strategies

Q1 2020 report features expanded data samples within the US and the UK Merkle , a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, released the third installment to its quarterly report focused on customer relationship management (CRM). The Q1 2020 Customer Engagement Report features proprietary research about how marketers are delivering personalized customer experiences as well as case studies highlighting techniques to increase engagement. New to this quarter’s report is an expanded data sample of…

CuriosityStream Launches “Your World of Factual Entertainment” Advertising Campaign

As CuriosityStream Crosses 13 Million Paying Subscribers, New TV and Digital Ads Promote Featured Content to Demonstrate CuriosityStream's Full Menu of Factual Entertainment Across All Non-Fiction Genres Including Nature, Science, History, People, Cuisine, Travel and Learning CuriosityStream, the streaming service founded by media pioneer John Hendricks, announced today that it is currently serving over 13 million paying subscribers and is launching a new television and digital advertising campaign. The campaign…

Partnerize and Sideqik Integrate to Provide Sales and Revenue Measurement for Influencer Marketing Campaigns

Platform integration enables brands to more easily quantify, grow, and optimize their influencer programs and understand the true ROI from those campaigns Partnerize, the leading provider of AI-powered partnership automation solutions to global brands, announced a new integration with Sideqik, the popular influencer marketing platform. This integration enables more efficient influencer program management by giving brands the ability to quantify the value of influencer marketing. With marketers planning to invest more in…

MWWPR Named Finalist for Campaign of the Year by PRmoment

Wahl UK's 100th Anniversary Campaign Stands Out Among Health and Beauty Sector MWWPR, one of the world's leading independent public relations agencies, has been shortlisted in the 2020 PRmoment Awards for the Health, Beauty, Retail & Fashion Marketing Communications Campaign of the Year with its client Wahl UK. MWWPR's London office was engaged to create a campaign that celebrated Wahl's 100-year Anniversary and that reinforced the brand's category leadership. Entitled 'A Man's Best Friend', MWW designed an…

Fishbat Discusses Top 5 Considerations for Building Digital Ad Campaigns for Clinical Trial Advertising

From real estate agencies to public relations firms to clinical trial patient recruitment companies, ad campaigns lead to long-term awareness and revenue. There are many companies that haven't considered digital media as a promotional tool. To this end, digital ads will be recommended. In their ongoing efforts to assist businesses with their marketing strategies, fishbat discusses top 5 considerations for building digital ad campaigns for clinical trial advertising. Marketing Technology News: AudioGO Ad Buying Platform…

Two Thirds of Advertising Campaigns Lack Personalised Experiences as Marketers Struggle With Multi-National Challenge

Rakuten Marketing data highlights the importance of smarter marketing investment as new media opportunities and international sales peaks dominate 2020 aspirations New research by Rakuten Marketing finds UK marketers estimate just one in three campaigns (33%) are personalised ad campaigns, meaning many are still relying on content that cannot be changed to suit the needs of specific consumers. This is all the more pertinent as the continued migration away from cookie-based advertising in 2020 is pushing marketers…

Selligent Marketing Cloud Wins 2020 DMN Award for Best Retail Campaign With Vitacost.Com

Selligent Also Named a Finalist for Best Marketing Cloud Company Selligent Marketing Cloud, the intelligent omnichannel marketing and experience cloud platform, announced that it is the outright winner for Best Retail Campaign in the 2020 DMN Awards for its work with Vitacost.com (a Kroger company) on a recent personalized kinetic email campaign. Selligent is also named a finalist in the Marketing Cloud Company category. All winners will be announced and honored at the 2020 DMN Awards ceremony in New York City on February…

ActiveCampaign Raises $100 Million Series B to Develop Next-Gen Customer Experience Automation (CXA)

Susquehanna Growth Equity Leads Investment to Help Company Define Emerging Category ActiveCampaign, the leader in Customer Experience Automation (CXA), has raised $100 million in a Series B growth round led by Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE). Silversmith Capital Partners, which was the sole investor in ActiveCampaign's $20 million Series A in 2016, also participated in this round. ActiveCampaign will use the funding to develop the CXA category through product innovations that advance beyond legacy marketing automation,…

Veritonic Partners With Podsights And LeadsRx To Give Brands End-To-End Insight Into The Effectiveness Of Their Audio Campaigns

Partnership Connects Attribution with Pre-market Audio Creative Measurement for 'Full-Flight' Performance Analysis of Podcast, Radio and TV Campaigns Veritonic, the audio intelligence platform, announced that it has integrated leading cross-channel marketing attribution technologies LeadsRx and Podsights into its audio analytics suite. Combining post-flight performance analysis with pre-market creative intelligence, the partnership gives marketers access to a 360-degree view of the effectiveness of their audio marketing.…

Washington Huskies Adopt Strategus Programmatic Campaigns

With OTT Advertising, College Ticket Sales May Never be the Same After a year of successful market testing with men's basketball and football ticket sales, the University of Washington Huskies' have integrated programmatic advertising into their budget to support the PAC-12 school's season and single-game ticket sales. Working with the Strategus OTT/CTV (over-the-top connected television) programmatic advertising platform (automated, real-time bidding for digital streaming ad inventory), the Huskies' marketing…

HSMAI Recognizes Brand USA’s Marketing Campaigns as Best-In-Class With Eight Adrian Awards

The Six Gold and Two Silver Adrian Awards Were Presented to Brand USA President and CEO and Chief Marketing Officer on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, in New York City Brand USA's innovative marketing campaigns and new video streaming network were recognized by the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) for excellence in digital and integrated marketing at the 63rd HSMAI Adrian Awards dinner in New York City. The awards, which celebrate those who are making the future of hospitality and marketing even…

ActiveCampaign Announces 14-Pointer Customer Success Commitment to Grow CX Value, Service, and Trust

ActiveCampaign Shares Its Fourteen-Point Commitment to Delivering a Best-In-Class Customer Experience to Earn Value from Customer Success Efforts ActiveCampaign, the leader in Customer Experience Automation (CXA), announced the ActiveCampaign Customer Success Commitment.  ActiveCampaign Customer Success Commitment is  the industry's first officially announced charter to honor a Martech company's dedication to value, service, and trust. Martech Blog: 2020 Is the Year of Integration As part of being the leading provider…

ActiveCampaign named to Best Places to Work for Second Consecutive Year

ActiveCampaign, the leader in Customer Experience Automation, announced it ranked 12th out of 100 companies on Built In Chicago's list of Best Places to Work in 2020. Since Built In Chicago named ActiveCampaign to its inaugural list of Best Places to Work in 2019, the company has maintained its award-winning culture while adding over 300 employees. The company's now over 550 employees enjoy benefits such as free catered lunches, free public transportation including Divvy bikes, open vacation, and open work from home…

Brightcove Launches New Demand Generation Application, Brightcove Campaign

Brightcove Campaign offers engaging, video-driven marketing with insightful analytics to measure performance across industry benchmarks Brightcove Inc., the leading provider of cloud services for video, announced Brightcove Campaign, a purpose-built application that enables marketers to easily create video-driven marketing campaigns that yield insightful data with the ability to compare video performance to a variety of industry benchmarks. Marketers can now generate, maintain, and optimize campaigns, and boost overall…

Campaign Monitor’s Newest Report Shows Email Marketing Engagement Grew in 2019

Annual global email benchmark report shows marketers how their results rank across 20 industries for email open, click-through, unsubscribe rates and more Campaign Monitor—a provider of powerful yet approachable email marketing software—today released its annual global email marketing benchmarks report providing marketers with insights into industry averages and empowering them to build a data-backed strategy. The report was developed after analyzing billions of emails sent globally using the Campaign Monitor platform.…

IRI and Influential Team Up for First-to-Market Launch of Social Campaign Conversion Feed

IRI®, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, CPG, retail and media companies, and Influential, the leading AI influencer technology Social Intelligence firm and IBM Watson Developer Partner, announced an upfront to launch a first-to-market product for influencer marketing, utilizing IRI Campaign Conversion Feed (CCF) on social platforms. Influential will be able to run in-flight optimizations on social branded content campaigns, linking weekly purchase data and offline conversions to ad exposures.…

Studio Center Produces the 757 Branding Campaign Announcement Video

Studio Center assisted in creating a video that explains the need for a region-wide pride-building effort that will unite our region's 17 jurisdictions and 1.7 million people around the one thing that we all agree on – we are the 757.  The video captures the sentiments of CEOs, University Presidents, community leaders, and young people across the region. In the video, each person shares a short, but important thought. When tied together, these independent messages present a seamless charge to our entire community – let's…

How Mobile Friendly Email Marketing Campaigns Can Increase Patient Engagement Rates

Email has been one of the most common advertising tools for decades and has only evolved over time. For companies that focus on clinical trial recruitment, it's imperative that email plays a pivotal role in long-term advertising. When highly-optimized campaigns are built, patient engagement is likely to increase. To this end, fishbat discusses how mobile friendly email marketing campaigns can increase patient engagement rates. Marketing Technology News: Atento Wins the 2019 Customer Experience Banking Report Award in…

Tru Optik Enters Partnership with JamLoop to Enhance OTT Campaign Audience Targeting Capabilities

Partnership Offers Insights into Real-Time, Transparent Audience Segments Across OTT/CTV Campaigns for Advertisers Tru Optik, the most widely used audience intelligence and data-management platform (DMP) across over-the-top (OTT) and Connected TV (CTV), announced a partnership agreement with JamLoop, a streaming TV (OTT) and video advertising buying platform, to offer audience-based targeting capabilities for media buyers. Powered by Tru Optik’s OTT Data Marketplace, media companies and advertisers are able to leverage…

Courageous and Do Not Disturb Selected by Caesars Palace For New Social Campaign

Leading San Diego Marketing Companies Launch Second Iteration of #LikeACaesar If you're into Minotaurs, levitation, white horses and drones, you're going to like the new creative work for the Caesars Palace brand. The freshly crafted advertising campaign was developed in partnership by two San Diego-based companies: brand consultancy Courageous and advertising agency Do Not Disturb. "The Like A Caesar campaign highlights the escapism, joy and amenities that come with staying at Caesars Palace, and it does so in a uniquely…