Zoovu Aiming to Double Growth Plans and Dominate the Global Conversational Search Market Following the Acquisition of Clever

The Global Conversational AI Market Expected to Exceed Us$ 16 Billion by 2024 Global AI-driven conversational search platform, Zoovu, announced that it has acquired Belgium-based company, Clever. This move enhances  Zoovu’s current offering by adding NLP and a sophisticated Intent Engine. According to Market Research Engine, the global Conversational AI market is expected to exceed more than US$ 16 Billion by 2024 at a CAGR of 30% in the given forecast period. Clever is a conversational search company that specialises…

Aragon Research Names Inference Solutions a 2020 Hot Vendor in Conversational AI

Intelligent Virtual Agent (IVA) platform provider Inference Solutions has been selected as an Aragon Research Hot Vendor in Conversational AI for 2020. Aragon Research is an independent research and advisory firm that assists business executives across all levels and industries in making more informed technology and strategy decisions. The firm's third annual Hot Vendors in Conversational AI report includes trends and predictions around adoption and innovation in the market and "highlights vendors with interesting,…

Marchex Named The Leader in Conversational Intelligence by Independent Research Firm

Marchex Conversational AI named the industry leader in converting first party data to optimize customer experience and business outcomes Marchex, a leading conversational analytics company that connects the voice of the customer to your business, announced that Opus Research has named Marchex as the leading Conversational Intelligence solution provider in its newly released Conversational Intelligence Intelliview research report. The report reveals which providers of tools, services and platforms have most successfully…

Chorus.ai Wins 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award for Conversational AI

Vendors Are Selected for Innovation Awards Based on the Core Innovation of Their Product or Service Chorus.ai, the leading Conversation Intelligence Platform for high-growth sales teams, has been named a winner of the 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award for Conversational AI. Built to help revenue teams exceed their goals, new hires to ramp faster, leaders to become better coaches, and everyone in the organization to collaborate around the voice of the customer, Chorus.ai enables informed strategic decisions that help…

[24]7.ai Named A Leader in Conversational AI for Customer Service 2019 by Independent Research Firm

7 AIVA listed as differentiated in Omnichannel, agent augmentation, human and AI blending, vertical specialization, vision, and roadmap 7.ai, a global leader in intent-driven customer engagement solutions, announced that it has been recognized as a leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Conversational AI for Customer Service, Q2 2019. 7.ai received a differentiated rating in six out of ten criteria, including vision, human and AI blending, and vertical specialization. This industry report evaluated the 7 AIVA conversational…

Chorus.ai Named a 2019 Hot Vendor in Conversational Intelligence by Aragon Research

Chorus.ai, the leading Conversation Intelligence Platform for high-growth sales and customer success teams, today announced its inclusion in Aragon Research’s 2019 Hot Vendor report. @AragonResearch1 recognizes @chorus_ai as one of the 2019 Hot Vendors in Conversation Intelligence. #conversationintelligence #HotVendor The Hot Vendors for 2019 report issued by Aragon Research recognizes noteworthy, visionary and innovative vendors in conversational intelligence, image and video analytics, unified communications and…

Invoca Named a Hot Vendor in Conversational Intelligence by Aragon Research

Invoca, an AI-powered call tracking and analytics company, has been named a "Hot Vendor in Conversational Intelligence for 2019" by Aragon Research. The report identifies solutions from the emerging conversational intelligence market that enable organizations to predict customer or prospect behavior by using AI-based voice analytics. Aragon Research recognizes noteworthy, visionary and innovative Hot Vendors in various markets such as conversational intelligence, sales engagement, customer journey mapping, intelligent…

Marchex Launches Marketing Edge, AI-Fueled Conversational Analytics Solution

Integration with Sales Edge Rescue Breaks Down Marketing and Sales Barriers, Empowering Businesses to Generate More Revenue from Marketing Leads  Marchex, a leading conversational analytics and solutions company that connects the voice of the customer to your business, launched Marchex Marketing Edge, a new solution that enables brand marketers and agencies to tie revenue-generating conversations back to the specific marketing campaigns that generated them. Marketing Edge captures conversational data across multiple…

Comscore Research Captures Evolving Consumer Mobile Behavior

As consumers around the world spend more time online, new research from Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting, and evaluating media across platforms, reveals increasing engagement levels on mobile devices as online categories affected by the COVID-19 pandemic begin to recover and digital video consumption rises. This research comes from Comscore's 2020 Global State of Mobile report, which uses Comscore's mobile and multi-platform data to explore mobile trends and behaviors and the impact of COVID-19 on…

LivePerson Announces Executive Hires to Further Accelerate Conversational AI Growth, Scale, and Partnerships

Andrew Hamel, EVP, Operations and Emerging AI Businesses, and Shani Higgins, SVP, Global Partnerships, join executive team LivePerson, Inc., a global leader in Conversational AI, announced the hiring of Andrew Hamel as EVP, Operations and Emerging AI Businesses, to lead day-to-day operations with a focus on optimizing the company's ability to grow and scale, and Shani Higgins as SVP, Global Partnerships, to lead LivePerson's holistic partnership strategy. Consumers are driving a massive structural shift to remote,…

Talkwalker Recognized as a Leader in Social Listening in Independent Research Firm’s 2020 Report

Talkwalker, the leading social listening and analytics company, announced that it had been named a leader in the newly released Forrester Research report: The Forrester Wave™: Social Listening Platforms, Q4 2020. The independent research firm's report identified and evaluated the top 10 social listening platforms in the market. Evaluated against 36 criteria, Talkwalker received the highest possible scores in the criteria of performance, onboarding and account management, and supporting services. Marketing Technology…

Zendesk and WhatsApp Partner to Enable Powerful Conversational Experiences

Zendesk, Inc. announced expanded capabilities to its service-first CRM solutions that help companies provide real-time support across messaging channels on web, social, and mobile. A key enabler of these capabilities is a strategic partnership -- among the first of its kind -- that expands the current integration with Messenger and empowers companies to immediately engage with customers, share information, and respond to questions across all Facebook messaging services including WhatsApp, Messenger, and Instagram. As…

WISMOlabs Offers Retailers Tools to Own the Post Purchase Experience Described by Independent Research Firm

A report recently published by Forrester Research highlights the importance and the benefits of the Post Purchase Experience. The global pandemic is driving more shoppers towards e-commerce and the landscape has never been more competitive. Online retailers are missing an opportunity to grow sales and increase brand loyalty by leveraging the post purchase part of the customer journey. There is a 48-hour window after a customer hits the buy button where the customer wants to engage more with a brand. Successful organizations…

Conversational Marketing Trends: Chatbots Are Still Missing the Human Element of Conversation

Latest Conversational Marketing Analytics Trends State that Customers’ Emotions Have Significant Influence on Their Satisfaction with a Service Chatbot Strategy Analytics – The development of conversational agents or chatbots that can engage in empathetic conversation with ‘real people’ has long been a goal of artificial intelligence (AI). But the majority of current mainstream chatbots used to increase customer engagement and reduce costs, are inflexible, prescriptive and unable to work outside of their scope. The…

Foxtel Selects TiVo’s Personalized Content Discovery, Conversation Service to Power Voice Search

TiVo Powers Leading Australian Subscription TV Operator’s Services with Intelligent Voice Search Innovation TiVo, the company that brings entertainment together and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Xperi Holding Corporation announced that Foxtel, Australia’s leading subscription-TV platform, has chosen TiVo to deliver its voice search innovation for subscribers in Australia. TiVo is providing Foxtel with a natural language, voice-based search solution, making it quicker and easier for Foxtel customers to find the content they…

Maru Group Launches Conversational AI Feedback Tool on Proprietary Insights Platform Maru/Hub

 Maru Group (‘Maru’), the global technology-enabled market research and customer insights company, have announced the launch of Maru/HUB Conversational AI, an intelligent, device-agnostic feedback tool. Developed directly as part of Maru/HUB, Maru’s global proprietary ecosystem, researchers and marketers can now combine conversational feedback with Maru’s existing research technologies and traditional survey approaches for a wider, more holistic understanding of consumer response. Available across key mobile messaging…

Showpad Named a Strong Performer in Sales Content Solutions by Independent Research Firm

Global sales enablement company among vendors evaluated for its current offering, strategy and market presence; receives second-highest score in Current Offering category Showpad, the leading sales enablement platform, has been named a Strong Performer by Forrester, an independent research firm, in The Forrester Wave™: Sales Content Solutions, Q3 2020. In this evaluation, Showpad received the second-highest score in the current offering category and the highest score possible in the criteria of guided selling, buyers’…

[24]7.ai Unveils Engagement Cloud – Industry’s First Fully Integrated Conversational AI Platform

7.ai, Inc., a recognized global leader in Conversational AI, announced the 7.ai Engagement Cloud, the industry's first integrated suite of conversational AI services designed to power both voice and digital interactions. With the release of Engagement Cloud, IT and CX leaders and their teams can rapidly diagnose customer intents and build, automate, monitor, and optimize customer service and sales journeys through intuitive, self-serve interfaces and tools that empower both experts and non-technical users. Consumers today…

LivePerson Announces the Conversational Cloud, an AI-powered Command Center

Empowering brands to instantly understand and respond to customers with artificial intelligence, the Conversational Cloud is the world's most powerful conversational commerce and care platform LivePerson, Inc., a global leader in Conversational AI, announced its enterprise-grade Conversational Cloud, where hundreds of the world's largest brands build and run AI-powered automations over popular messaging channels such as SMS, WhatsApp, Apple Business Chat, Facebook Messenger, Google RCS, LINE, WeChat, and native messaging…

Revenue Intelligence Drives Better Business Results, Finds New Research Study

Companies using revenue intelligence tools are more than twice as likely to significantly exceed revenue goals Business leaders are increasingly recognizing the need to go beyond Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to maximize their sales results. A Forrester Consulting study published today reveals that companies using revenue intelligence to supplement traditional CRM are more than twice as likely to significantly over-perform their sales goals as compared to companies lagging on adoption of revenue intelligence…